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

30.2 x 5 cm (11 7/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1804d

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Densely stippled purple ground, floral trails with purple stems, brown leaves and blue and red flowers

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone