Textile fragment

Calico

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


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

Dimensions

23.2 x 8 cm (9 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1807e

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Reddish brown ground with mesh pattern of dark brown circles with blue-green blossoms and larger white, green, and brown floral motifs, selvedge

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone