Fringe

American
second quarter of the 18th century


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 1143 cm (7/8 x 450 in.)

Accession Number

49.923

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave, looped and knotted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White thread fringe, plain weave header, looped fringe with close irregularly spaced knots

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent