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Circular black silk textile fragment with pattern of small dots, (probably taken from inside back of a bonnet)

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, about 1830

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 15.6 x 15.2 cm (6 1/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

98.1761

Medium or Technique

Silk twill patterned with warp or weft floats

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles