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Textile fragment

Purple textile fragment, selvedge on left with white stripe

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

possibly Chinese, used in America, first quarter of the 19th century

Place of Manufacture

possibly China

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 10.2 cm (5 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1750j

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles