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

16 x 24 cm (6 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1807g

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Red, yellow, and blue flowers outlined in dark brown; light brown ground with dark brown grid pattern of crosses, dots, and ovals with fine diagonal lines; selvedge

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone