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Scarf

Long rectangular silk taffeta scarf in chiné a la branche technique. Pale green center field with small repeating pattern of dark green flowers. Four rows of "trompe l' oeil" white flounces in swags with polychrome floral sprays across both end borders on dark green ground. Knotted fringe ends....

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Credit Line

Alice M. Bartlett Fund

French, about 1865

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1986.90

Medium or Technique

Silk; printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes