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Textile fragment

Green textile fragment with zigzagging striped pattern, white and green striped selvedge on right


From gowns and other clothing worn by members of the donor's father's family (Charles Greeley Loring, 1794-1868); Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

probably English or French, used in America, about 1835

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States


Overall: 14 x 7.3 cm (5 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask


Textiles and Fashion Arts