Textile fragment

Calico

English or American, used in America
late 18th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 22.7 cm (6 7/8 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1803c

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Dark brown ground with red diamond pattern with blossom motifs, remnants of glaze on surface, selvedge on right

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone