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Scarf

Long rectangular scarf; white sheer silk with horizontal stripes of varying widths, with widest having a repeated palmette motive brocaded in bright red and black silk and gold metal thread; white, red, black, and gold fringe applied to ends

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

French, mid 19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

52.1192

Medium or Technique

Silk brocaded with silk and metallic threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes