Textile fragment

probably Chinese, used in America
first quarter of the 19th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 7.9 cm (7 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1749k

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red textile fragment, selvedge on right with white and orange stripe and groups of four holes (temple holes) about 1/2 to 3/4 inch apart

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone