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Brown cashmere scarf with knotted warp fringe; embroidered with polychrome silks in stem, satin, chain and knotted stitches; sides embroidered in pattern of alternating pink and mauve morning glories with bright green leaves and black stems inside thin green stripe; ends embroidered with four...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

English or French, mid 19th century

Object Place

England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 52 x 224 cm (20 1/2 x 88 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.428

Medium or Technique

Wool or cashmere twill, silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes