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White silk fragment, horizontal rows of small tilting ovals with dotted edges and centers, selvedge

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Probably French or English, used in America, 1830s

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

France or England

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 21.9 cm (5 1/8 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1762

Medium or Technique

Silk composite twill

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles