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Green ground with a dense pattern of blossom motifs, blue blossoms with red and white centers, and red and yellow blossoms and berries

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Calico

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

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 13.7 cm (5 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1808i

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed