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Sheer white textile fragment with purple leafy sprigs and small purple dots through out, white opaque ribs from thicker double wefts


Probably used by donor in Cambridge, Massachusetts; Mrs. Asa Gray; Gift to the MFA, April 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

Printed organdie

probably English or French, used in America, 1867

Place of Use

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England or France


11.5 x 27.5 cm (4 1/2 x 10 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Textiles, Printed