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Woman's scarf: Remember Pearl Harbor

Scarf with navy border and red/white stripes running diagonally over the whole scarf. Each white stripe has a war slogan printed in capital letters ("DONT TREAD ON ME, KEEP 'EM FLYING, REMEMBER PEARL HARBOR"). Center has a navy square with a ring of white stars and the words "REMEMBER PEARL...

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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: 24 1/2 x 24 in. (62.2 x 61 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2340

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles