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Brown silk textile fragment with flowering vine and broad stripe pattern, white stripe in selvedge

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably English or French, used in America, second quarter of the 19th century

Place of Manufacture

England or France

Place of Use

New England, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 17.1 cm (10 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1753

Medium or Technique

Silk twill stripes alternating with plain weave stripes patterned in warp-faced twill and satin (jacquard)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles