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Woman's scarf: Senior Service

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Scarf has white outer border with gold cursive lettering. Middle border is navy and inner section is light blue with white clouds and a large flag of the British navy flapping on a flagpole. By "JACQMAR" printed in lower right corner.

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, 1944

Dimensions

Height x width: 30 1/2 x 34 1/2 in. (77.5 x 87.6 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2350

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles