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Plain green silk fragment with one selvedge

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Calash silk fragment

Possibly European or Chinese, used in America, second quarter of the 19th century

Place of Manufacture

possibly China

Place of Manufacture

possibly England or France

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 x 11.6 cm (5 3/8 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1755

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (calash silk)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles