Textile fragment

Grenadine fragment

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


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

Dimensions

Overall: 16.2 x 19.1 cm (6 3/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1760

Medium or Technique

Silk gauze with weft stripes in twill and satin weave (grenadine)

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk textile fragment, sheer ground with horizontal stripes with small red flower buds, selvedge

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone