Woman's pocket fragment

Single piece of pocket-shaped fabric with slit; floral trails pattern with black outines and brown stems, mauve leaves with red blossoms and berries, and single red pine cone on top of three green leaves

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Woman's pocket fragment

  • Calico
  • English, used in America, last quarter of the 18th century
Place of Manufacture
England
Place of Use
New England, United States
Dimensions
Overall: 41.9 x 36.8 cm (16 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Block-printed cotton plain weave
Classification
Costumes
Accession Number
98.1802a
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