Textile fragment

Colonade muslin

Indian, used in America
early 19th century


Place of Manufacture: India; Place of Use: United States, New England

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 16.2 cm (6 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1829

Medium or Technique

Cotton gauze with cotton chain stitch embroidery (tambour work); (colonade muslin)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer white textile fragment with rows of white embroidered sprigs, selvedge on right

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone