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Woman's scarf: Free French

Rectangular scarf filled with French flags and also white rectangles with black text about the liberation of France.

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: 40 1/2 x 16 in. (102.9 x 40.6 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2386

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles