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Coarse, tabby woven cotton ground, resist-printed in one shade of indigo blue. All-over pattern of scrolling, bifurcating branches bearing large scale blossoms and serrated leaves; smaller blossoms and leaves on subsidiary stems. Contours rendered in dots. three sides cut; fourth shows selvedge....

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry R. Atkinson

American (New England), 18th century

Object Place

New England, USA


64.3 x 84 cm (25 5/16 x 33 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton print with resist dye


Textiles and Fashion Arts