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Long scarf

Changeable taffeta (warp gray-blue, weft rose); deep border at each end and narrow border on each long side of highly conventionalized floral design in warp print in rose, brown, and green; knotted fringe of blue and rose silk on two short ends.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edna W. True

French or English, 19th century

Object Place

France or England

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta


Textiles and Fashion Arts