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Head scarf

Triangular piece of finely woven cotton. Floral and linear motifs and initials MF embroidered with coarse black silk yarns in the right angle. In center of long side, a roughly semicircular area of floral motifs embroidered with coarse black silk and white cotton yarns; this area lined with...

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Intitials MF embroidered in scarf.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Spanish or Belgian (Brabant), 19th century

Object Place

Spain or Belgium

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woven cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts