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Red, blue, and brown printed textile fragment, pattern of vertical bands of small geometric floral motifs

Provenance

Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout

English or Scottish, used in America, first half of 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England or Scotland

Dimensions

Overall: 81 x 69.9 cm (31 7/8 x 27 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

45.616

Medium or Technique

Roller-printed cotton twill

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles