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Brown textile fragment with plush surface

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Velveteen

English or American, used in America, first quarter of the 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England or America

Dimensions

15.8 x 10.4 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1766L

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with supplementary pile weft

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles