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Textile fragment

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Dark brown ground, yellow-brown grape vine pattern with white grape bunches and flowers, glazed surface

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Bed curtain fragment

Chintz

English, used in America, early 19th century

Place of Manufacture

England

Place of Use

New England, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 27.9 x 45.7 cm (11 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

98.1791

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed