Textile fragment

possibly Chinese, used in America
about 1815–30


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

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 15.6 cm (3 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1748i

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Plaid textile fragment; green and white blocks and horizontal stripes; red, orange, and dark blue stripes, selvedge on right with a set of holes (possibly temple holes) and evidence of a seam on left

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone