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Dense paisley or geometric floral pattern; brown bands with red and green flowering vines alternating with wider sections of symmetrical red, light brown, and blue floral motifs with dark brown outlines and vine and leaf motifs; selvedge on right

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Twilled calico

Scottish or English, used in America, 1815–30

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

Scotland or England

Dimensions

16.5 x 25 cm (6 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1814

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton twill

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed