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: 23.5 x 16.2 cm (9 1/4 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1808j

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Red floral sprigs with green and yellow stems and leaves outlined in dark brown, red berry motifs, and damask-patterned ground of light brown vertical lines and dots

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone