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Textile fragment

Purple textile fragment, tapers at one end, dot pattern, heavily glazed surface, selvedge on right

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Camlet

English, used in America, late 18th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Accession Number

98.1770

Medium or Technique

Wool damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles