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Orange, blue, red, yellow, and orange silk scarf with central orange circle around which are the words "New York Worlds' Fair 1939" surrounded by various buildings each of which is labeled in blue script: music hall, radio building, administration building, transportation building,...

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Between 2000 and 2006, purchased on internet auctions and flea markets by Susan Ward, Lexington, MA; 2012, gift of Susan Ward to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward

American, about 1939

Object Place

United States


Height x width: 20 x 20 in. (50.8 x 50.8 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts