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Woman's scarf: Into Battle

Off white scarf with the words "INTO BATTLE" written around the border. An eight-pointed star fills the center of the scarf enclosing a variety of medallions and military symbols. By "JACQMAR" printed on corner of scarf.

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: 33 1/2 x 34 in. (85.1 x 86.4 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2331

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles