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Dark blue textile fragment embroidered with a pink bud with green stem and leaves and a green, pink, and white motif with brown branch


Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, February, 1900

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably English, used in America, mid-19th century

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England


Overall: 14.6 x 10.2 cm (5 3/4 x 4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave with silk chain stitch embroidery (tambour work)


Textiles and Fashion Arts