Textile fragment

Calico

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


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

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 27.3 cm (8 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1805g

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Dark brown ground with floral trails with yellow stems, light brown, blue, red, and green flowers and leaves, some glaze on surface, selvedge

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone