Textile fragment

Calico

English or American, used in America
late 18th to early 19th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 14.9 x 23.2 cm (5 7/8 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1803b

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave (possibly discharge print)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Dark brown ground, vertical light brown wavy lines joined by dotted lines with yellowish green stem motifs, selvage on left

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone