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Floral trails pattern of red flowers with black stems on yellow and light brown striped ground with white vermicular pattern, selvedge on left


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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone


English or French, used in America, 1820–40

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England or France


7 x 24.3 cm (2 3/4 x 9 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave (possibly block-printed)


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Textiles, Printed