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Textile fragment

Challie

French or English, used in America
about 1834


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

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 20 cm (3 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.61

Medium or Technique

Wool and silk plain weave (silk warp, wool weft)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Textile fragment with geomtric floral trellis pattern on white ground; black stems and outlines with red, purple, dark yellow blossoms and bright green leaves, some black stippling around largest blossom; diagonal seam on left

Provenance

Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray