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Textile fragment

Green crescent-shaped textile fragment, portion of symmetrical floral pattern with curling leaves and blossoms with lobed petals.


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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Satin damask

Probably English, used in America, third quarter of the 18th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask


Textiles and Fashion Arts