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Textile fragment

Satin damask

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


Place of Manufacture: probably England; Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 10.5 cm (7 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1734

Medium or Technique

Silk satin patterned by contrasting warp-float and weft float faces (damask)

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brown floral pattern with branches, leaves, buds, and blossoms.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone