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Floral trais pattern of dark brown stems and spiked leaves and branches, dark red flowers with yellow centers over pairs of leaves in two shades of brown, brown ground pattern of stipples and clusters of dots, two blue threads in selvage

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Calico

English, used in America, late 18th to early 19th century

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 31.8 cm (5 1/4 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1802c

Medium or Technique

Block-printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed, block