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Dark brown ground, vertical light brown wavy lines joined by dotted lines with yellowish green stem motifs, selvage on left


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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone


English or American, used in America, late 18th to early 19th century

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England or United States


Overall: 14.9 x 23.2 cm (5 7/8 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave (possibly discharge print)


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Textiles, Printed