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Blue green and yellow vertically striped ground (rainbow pattern), alternating rows of red and yellow leaves, yellow tear-drop motifs, and blue flowers; selvedge on left

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Bed curtain fragment

Chintz

Probably English, used in America, 1820s

Place of Manufacture

probably England

Place of Use

New England, United States

Dimensions

23.7 x 46.5 cm (9 5/16 x 18 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1793

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed