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Oak pattern with dark yellow ground, wide rows of white and stippled dark brown leafy branches with white acorns, alternating rows of stylized leaves with borders of yellow circles with brown outlines

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: 62.2 x 47 cm (24 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1795

Medium or Technique

Discharge- and block-printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed, block