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Woman's scarf: Let's go USA! Let's keep 'em flying

White scarf with fringed edges. Border has four sections: blue stripe, red stripe, blue stars, yellow squares. In the center is floral/vegetal patterns in red/green/blue, books that read "PROCLAIM LIBERTY THROUGHOUT THE LAND..." In the center is a yellow circle with three white airplanes...

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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

American, early 1940s

Dimensions

Height x width: 19 x 18 1/2 in. (48.3 x 47 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2385

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles