Textile fragment

Calico

English, used in America
1830s


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

Dimensions

Overall: 15.9 x 17.8 cm (6 1/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

98.1808b

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Brown floral pattern on striped ground: lighter stripes with chrysanthemum blossoms in white dotted lines, darker stripes with geometric leaf motifs in light brown dotted lines and ground, overprinted with dark brown floral sprigs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone