Textile fragment

Watered silk

probably French or English, used in America
about 1851


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

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 15.9 cm (5 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.64L

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black triangular textile fragment, moiré, warp-faced

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray