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Woman's scarf: Army Air Supply (division badges)

White square scarf with fringed edges. Divided into many small square sections with bold red and blue lines -- each section labelled in black with a different division number and the accompanying division badge drawn above. Center section is bigger and has three circular symbols with words...

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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

Height x width: 25 x 25 in. (63.5 x 63.5 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2341

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles