Textile fragment

Irish poplin or tabinet

Irish, used in America
about 1854


Place of Use: Cambridge (or Boston area), Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: probably Dublin, Ireland

Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 x 10.8 cm (4 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.64h

Medium or Technique

Silk and wool plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Triangular brown textile fragment, slightly ribbed texture (silk warp, wool warp)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray