Textile fragment

Calash silk fragment

Possibly European or Chinese, used in America
second quarter of the 19th century


Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: possibly England or France; Place of Manufacture: possibly China

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 x 11.6 cm (5 3/8 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1755

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (calash silk)

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Plain green silk fragment with one selvedge

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone