Textile fragment

Calico

English, used in America
late 18th century


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

Dimensions

17 x 25.3 cm (6 11/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1801b

Medium or Technique

Printed weave plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Dark brown ground with pattern of light brown branch motifs, red flower bunches with blue leaves interspersed with red flower blossoms, selvedge on left with two blue threads

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone