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Reddish brown ground with mesh pattern of dark brown circles with blue-green blossoms and larger white, green, and brown floral motifs, selvedge


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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone


probably English, used in America, second quarter of the 19th century

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England


23.2 x 8 cm (9 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Textiles, Printed