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Woman's scarf: Victory and Allies close in on the Nazis

Square scarf with navy border and banners with the patterns from US, British, Russian, and Italian flags positioned in each corner. Upper left and bottom right corners are white with a variety of flags and also airplanes. Upper right corner is red and has a star and the letters "RSFSR" printed...

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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: 28 x 26 1/2 in. (71.1 x 67.3 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2336

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles