Textile fragment

Calico

English or French, used in America
second quarter of the 19th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 14.2 x 8.9 cm (5 9/16 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1796f

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Brown ground with small purple, red, blue, green, and yellow motifs with black outlines

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone