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Textile fragment

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Dark brown ground with small, light brown star motifs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Calico

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

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England

Dimensions

11.3 x 19 cm (4 7/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1806k

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed