Textile length

probably Chinese or Indian, used in America
first quarter of the 19th century


Place of Manufacture: probably China or India; Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 292.1 x 75.6 cm (115 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.607

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red, green, and yellow plaid textile length with thin white and light blue stripes in the selvedges; groups of four pin holes (possibly temple holes) spaced about 2 1/2” apart

Provenance

Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout