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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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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)

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Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

British, early 1940s


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

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Textiles and Fashion Arts