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Textile fragment

Light brown textile fragment, ribbed texture

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

possibly French, used in America, about 1839

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

possibly France

Accession Number

98.62a

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, alternating single and multiple warps

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles