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End of a piece of fabric printed with brown flowers with tendrills; printed in black across end: "Callicoe Printing Corporation Newton/ Sam. Mylod Fast Colors" (in rectangle), eagle with shield and "22"; selvedges

Marks

Printed in black across end: "Callicoe Printing Corporation Newton/ Sam. Mylod Fast Colors" [in rectangle], eagle with shield and "22"

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

probably New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Dimensions

10.4 x 97.2 cm (4 1/8 x 38 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1799

Medium or Technique

Block-printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed, block