Textile fragment

Calico

Possibly American
second quarter of the 19th century


Place of Manufacture: possibly United States; Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

10.4 x 15.2 cm (4 1/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

98.1806d

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Brown star pattern with six-pointed stars, lighter brown stippled triangular shapes with thorny stem outlines, and clusters of three blossoms

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone