Textile fragment

Calico

English, used in America
late 18th to early 19th century


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

Dimensions

15.5 x 22.6 cm (6 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1803f

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Diagonal rows of light brown sickle shapes on brown ground, selvedge with at least single blue thread

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone