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Textile fragment

Moiré antique

probably French, used in America
about 1868


Place of Use: Cambridge (or Boston area), Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 x 14 cm (5 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.64b

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black and white moiré textile fragment, thin white stripes and ribbed texture (warp-faced)

Provenance

Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray