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"A Souvenir of the Great War"

Off white scarf with blue border. Gray/brown medallions hold portraits of officers and blue ribbon across the top reads "A SOUVENIR OF THE GREAT WAR." Allied flags in center on top of a fleet of battleships.

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, 1910s

Dimensions

Height x width: 19 x 24 in. (48.3 x 61 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2375

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles