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Woman's scarf: Heads of Allied leaders

Scarf with dusty-rose background and black border. By "NOSTAW" (?) written in white on corner of black border. Scarf filled with flags associated in red, white, and blue. Each of the four corners has a portrait of an allied leader (FDR, Churchill, Mussolini, Stalin) on top of the flag associated...

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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: 26 x 25 in. (66 x 63.5 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2332

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles