Textile fragment

Calico

English or American, used in America
late 18th century


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

Dimensions

15 x 22.7 cm (5 7/8 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1803a

Medium or Technique

Printed plain weave cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Brown ground with red diagonal zigzag lines with small attached leaf motifs, selvedge on right, remnants of glaze on surface

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone