Textile fragment

Calico

English, used in America
late 18th to early 19th century


Place of Manufacture: England; Place of Use: United States, New England

Dimensions

12 x 24.7 cm (4 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1804c

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Blue ground, small black geometric shell motifs, selvedge on right, glazed surface

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone