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Dark blue ground with pink, red, and dark yellow naturalistic flowers framed by purple looping line with blossoms with white dots

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Calico

Possibly American, mid-19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

possibly United States

Dimensions

22 x 15.7 cm (8 11/16 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1806h

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed