Textile fragment

probably English or French, used in America
second quarter of the 19th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 17.1 cm (10 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1753

Medium or Technique

Silk twill stripes alternating with plain weave stripes patterned in warp-faced twill and satin (jacquard)

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brown silk textile fragment with flowering vine and broad stripe pattern, white stripe in selvedge

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone