Textile fragment

Calico

English, used in America
1820–40


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

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 18.7 cm (5 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1808e

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Brown stripes with white and blue floral trails alternating with blue and white blocks and horizontal stripes with brown floral and geometric motifs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone