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Dark brown floral trails pattern on brown ground with undyed portion across top; dark brown thorny stems with red and blue flowers, some blossoms with elongated blue, yellow and white centers; selvedge on right

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, February, 1900

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

English, used in America, late 18th and early 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 16.8 cm (5 1/4 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.58

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed