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Textile fragment

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Red ground, blue and yellow paisley or boteh motifs with horizontal dotted lines and vertical bands of geometric flowering vines

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Calico

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

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 14.3 cm (6 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1808f

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed