Textile fragment

Calico

English, used in America
last quarter of the 18th century


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

Dimensions

21 x 27.5 cm (8 1/4 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1805f

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Floral trailspatternwith dark brown stems, lighter brown leaves, and red and dark yellow blossoms, selvedge with two blue threads

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone