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Dark brown and light brown zigzag stripes, dark brown double slash marks in corners of the light brown stripes


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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone


Probably English, used in America, late 18th to early 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England


11.2 x 22.1 cm (4 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave (calico)


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Textiles, Printed