Second or third quarter of 19th century
Object Place: France
11.5 x 10 cm (4 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk tabby weaving
Not On View
Loosely woven white silk tabby ground. Warp-figured pattern shows undulating blue stripe with one serrated edge and parts of two yellow coral branches. Tiny loops along selvedges. Soiled. Traces of glue in corners. Paper label marked 733 in one corner.
By 1952, F. & G. Staack, Camden, ME; purchased from Staack by the MFA [see note 1] (Accession date: June 12, 1952)
 Accession numbers 52.614 - 52.949 were purchased together as a group for $57.50.
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund