Textile fragment

probably Chinese, used in America
about 1815–30


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

Dimensions

Overall: 11.4 x 16.2 cm (4 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1748j

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Plaid textile fragment, green and pink bands with white stripes, selvedge on right with two light blue bands and one set of four pin holes (possibly temple holes)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone