Ribbon

1860s-1870s (made)

Unknown

Length: 112 cm, Width: 23 cm

T.131-1983 T&F

Printed satin weave silk ribbon, made in France or England, 1860s-1870s

Satin weave silk ribbon with a printed design. The main band is 11cm wide and has a cream ground with a floral spray of pink roses and green leaves on a slight meander. The edging bands are 5cm wide and are on either side of the main band. They have a tartan plaid pattern in dark blue, emerald green, rose pink, yellow and black. There are 2 selvedges.

Given by Mrs N. Iliffe

Location: In Storage

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