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Textile fragment

Black textile fragment, plush surface with rows of green uncut rectangles, orange and white striped selvedge on right


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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Men's clothes fragment

possibly English, used in America, late 18th to early 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

possibly England

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk voided velvet


Textiles and Fashion Arts