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Scarf

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Scarf. Narrow band of cream colored muslin, with deep borders at each end with scrolls and flowers worked with cream colored cotton in laid and drawn stitches. A narrow band of drawn work and a delicate flowering vine edges the whole scarf. Worn and darned.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frank Moseley

Indian, 19th century

Dimensions

251 x 45 cm (98 13/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.1329

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton drawn work and embroidery, and hemstitched

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes