Textile fragment

Calico

English, used in America
late 18th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 15.4cm (9 1/4 x 6 1/16in.)

Accession Number

98.1805a

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Brown and white diamond pattern with curved white lines and and brown leaf motifs, selvedge with at least one blue thread

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone