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


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


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

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Medium or Technique

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


Textiles and Fashion Arts