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Textile fragment

Textile fragment with blue ground with thin white rows, wide stripes with gray and white moiré pattern, and thin black stripes with white dashes.


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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Probably English or French, used in America, 1840s

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp-dyed (chiné), supplementary warp-float stripes


Textiles and Fashion Arts