Textile fragment

probably Chinese, used in America
about 1815–30


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

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 8.6 cm (3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1748h

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Plaid textile fragment with white and greenish yellow blocks and thin black and yellow lines, selvedge on right with two sets of four pin holes (or temple holes) about 1 3/4” apart

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone