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Woman's pocket fragment

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Single piece of pocket-shaped fabric with slit; floral trails pattern with black outines and brown stems, mauve leaves with red blossoms and berries, and single red pine cone on top of three green leaves

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Calico

English, used in America, last quarter of the 18th century

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Dimensions

Overall: 41.9 x 36.8 cm (16 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1802a

Medium or Technique

Block-printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes