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Woman's scarf: "Prestige de l'uniforme!"

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Children in military uniforms with girls in heart-shaped vignettes, with French and English phrases; white, yellow, blue and red with red and blue border.

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

English, 1940s

Place of Manufacture

England

Dimensions

Length x width: 76.2 x 76.2 cm (30 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2317

Medium or Technique

Silk/rayon (?)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles