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Blue, green, mauve and brown floral sprigs in ikat pattern on brown stippled ground; narrow stripes with black dotted borders and red, blue, green, and mauve motifs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Calico

English or French, used in America, 1830s

Place of Use

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England or France

Dimensions

16.5 x 22.3 cm (6 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1816a

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed