Length of fabric

English, used in America
last quarter of the 18th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 522 x 66 cm (205 1/2 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

45.596

Medium or Technique

Block-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Block

Floral trails pattern with black stems and outlines, red flowers, greenish-brown and light mauve leaves, buds, and berries; three blue threads in each selvedge, glaze on front surface

Provenance

Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout