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Textile fragment

Dark mauve textile fragment, large checked pattern of double satin stripes, seam through middle

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

Vesting

probably French or English, used in America, about 1856

Place of Manufacture

probably France or England

Place of Use

Cambridge (or Boston area), Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 10.8 x 5.1 cm (4 1/4 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

98.64i

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, patterned with warp floats and satin warp stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles