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: 14 x 7.3 cm (5 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.60d

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Green textile fragment with zigzagging striped pattern, white and green striped selvedge on right

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