User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Textile fragment

Green textile fragment wih crinkly texture

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Crepe

probably Chinese, used in America, late 18th to early 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably China

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 13.3 cm (7 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1749a

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles