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Handkerchief: Victory (Allied flags)

Yellow scarf with green border. Assorted Allied flags in the middle with the word "VICTORY" repeated in white cursive.

Provenance

By 2011, with Chris Saunders of Sotherans, London; 2011, purchased from Saunders by Jean and Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of the Sharfs to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

British, early 1940s

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 3/4 x 11 in. (27.3 x 27.9 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2371

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles