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Brown ground with large light yellow flower blossoms outlined in dark brown throughout center, light yellow and dark brown border of blossom and bead motifs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably Indian (used in America), early 19th century

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably India

Dimensions

Overall: 47 x 65.4 cm (18 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1819

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave (block printed)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes