Textile fragment

Calico

probably English, used in America
second quarter of the 19th century


Place of Manufacture: probably England, Easting: 0.000, Northing: 0.000; Place of Use: United States, New England

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 14.3 cm (6 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1808f

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Red ground, blue and yellow paisley or boteh motifs with horizontal dotted lines and vertical bands of geometric flowering vines

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone