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Striped paisley pattern, wide stripe with dark red ground with brown and light brown botehs and geometeric floral trails with red flowers, narrower stripes with light brown ground and brown blossom motifs with small line motifs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

English, used in America, 1815–30

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 12.1 cm (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.35g

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed