Textile fragment

Probably English, used in America
late 18th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 14.4 x 17 cm (5 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1756

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (changeable) with satin stripes patterned with warp-printed flowers and lines (chiné)

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Green and purple changeable silk textile fragment with white stripes aternating with red flower buds or red and green undulating lines, pinked top edge, selvedge

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone