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Green and purple changeable silk textile fragment with white stripes aternating with red flower buds or red and green undulating lines, pinked top edge, selvedge

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Probably English, used in America, late 18th century

Place of Manufacture

probably England

Place of Use

New England, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14.4 x 17 cm (5 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1756

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (changeable) with satin stripes patterned with warp-printed flowers and lines (chiné)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles