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Textile fragment

Sheer beige textile fragment

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

Ariophane crepe

French, used in America, 1836–39

Place of Publication

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

possibly France

Dimensions

Overall: 21.9 x 15.2 cm (8 5/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

98.62f

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles