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Set of four (4) napkins and (1) tablecloth: Remember Pearl Harbor

Blue tablecloth/napkins with white illustration: pictures of airplanes, military tanks, presidential seal, anchors, victory symbol surrounded by slogan "REMEMBER PEARL HARBOR." Some sections have gridded maps--reminiscent of war plans.

Provenance

By 2011, with Chris Saunders of Sotherans, London; 2011, purchased from Saunders by Jean and Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of the Sharfs to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

British, early 1940s

Dimensions

Napkin: Height x width: 11 x 11 in. (27.9 x 27.9 cm) Tablecloth: Height x width: 33 x 34 in. (83.8 x 86.4 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2380.1-5

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles