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Textile fragment

Red rectangular textile fragment, selvedge on left

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Woolen satine

Furniture or bed hanging fragment

English, used in America, last quarter of the 18th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Accession Number

98.1768

Medium or Technique

Wool satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles