Textile fragment

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: 8.6 x 7.3 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1754

Medium or Technique

Silk, twill stripe alternating with plain weave stripe with paired wefts, supplementary continuous patterning wefts (vesting)

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black silk fragment, small grid pattern with white spots at corner points created by supplementary continuous patterning wefts

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone