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Textile fragment

Black textile fragment, ribbed texture, black and white striped selvedge on left

Provenance

Probably purchased by the donor in London in 1850; Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

Terry

English, used in America, about 1850

Place of Manufacture

England

Place of Use

Cambridge (or Boston area), Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14.6 x 14.9 cm (5 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.64o

Medium or Technique

Silk uncut velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles