Textile fragment

probably English or French, used in America
about 1835


Place of Use: Boston, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 7.9 cm (6 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.60a

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave patterned with warp floats

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bright blue textile fragment

Provenance

From gowns and other clothing worn by members of the donor's father's family (Charles Greeley Loring, 1794-1868); Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray