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Textile fragment

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Blue and white striped textile fragment, thin blue diagonal stripes with small blue seed motifs with in each stripe lining up in a stepped or diagonal pattern

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

English or American, used in America, first quarter of the 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England or America

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 8.9 cm (6 7/8 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1766r

Medium or Technique

Cotton twill, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed