Textile fragment

Twilled calico

Scottish or English, used in America
1815–30


Place of Manufacture: Scotland or England; Place of Use: United States, New England

Dimensions

16.5 x 25 cm (6 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1814

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton twill

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Dense paisley or geometric floral pattern; brown bands with red and green flowering vines alternating with wider sections of symmetrical red, light brown, and blue floral motifs with dark brown outlines and vine and leaf motifs; selvedge on right

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone