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Sheer white textile fragment with rows of white embroidered sprigs, selvedge on right

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Colonade muslin

Indian, used in America, early 19th century

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

India

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 16.2 cm (6 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1829

Medium or Technique

Cotton gauze with cotton chain stitch embroidery (tambour work); (colonade muslin)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles