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Textile fragment

Brown textile fragment, black warp and brown weft

Provenance

Probably purchased by the donor in Paris in 1851. Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

Mantle fragment

French, used in America, 1850–85

Place of Manufacture

Paris, France (mantle)

Place of Use

Cambridge (or Boston area), Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 11.4 cm (2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.64j

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes