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Textile fragment

Plaid textile fragment with white and greenish yellow blocks and thin black and yellow lines, selvedge on right with two sets of four pin holes (or temple holes) about 1 3/4" apart


Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably Chinese, used in America, about 1815–30

Place of Manufacture

probably China

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States


Overall: 8.6 x 8.6 cm (3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts