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Textile fragment

Muted blue textile fragment, selvedge on right, blue warp and pink weft (changeable)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably Chinese or English, used in America, first quarter of the 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably China or England

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 12.7 cm (9 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

98.1749L

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles