Textile fragment

Calico

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


Place of Manufacture: probably England; Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

11.3 x 22.2 cm (4 7/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1806L

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Dark brown ground with beige oak sprig motifs (pair of acorns, one outlined in red and the other outlined in brown, on a small branch with a leaf) and small floral motifs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone