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Semi-circular textile fragment with yellow and pink stripes, green selvedge

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Batiste fragment

English or French, used in America, about 1800

Place of Manufacture

England or France

Place of Use

New England, United States


Overall: 22.1 x 9 cm (8 11/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Plain weave cotton warp and silk weft (batiste)


Textiles and Fashion Arts