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Woman's pocket fragment

Calico

English, used in America
last quarter of the 18th century


Place of Use, New England, United States, , Place of Manufacture, England

Dimensions

Overall: 41.9 x 36.8 cm (16 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1802a

Medium or Technique

Block-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

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