Textile fragment

Calico

English, used in America
1830s


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

Dimensions

Overall: 15.9 x 12.7 cm (6 1/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

98.1808h

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave (probably discharge print)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Red ground with bright yellow floral trails pattern with large stippled leaves, large black-dotted and yellow pods, small dots or berries, and small yellow blossoms

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone