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Textile fragment

Mantilla silk

possibly French, used in America
about 1837
Asa Gray


Place of Manufacture: possibly France; Place of Use: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 16.5 cm (5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.62d

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Purplish-green textile fragment, purple warp and green weft (or vise versa [no selvedge])

Provenance

Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray