Beret

Scottish
1948


Dimensions

Diameter and length: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2276

Medium or Technique

Wool, knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fair Isle knit beret. Natural ground with patterns. Star in the middle, inner ring of blue and yellow pattern, outer border of green and red pattern.

Provenance

By 2011, Leslie Verrinder of TinTin Collectibles, London; 2011, sold by TinTin Collectibles to Jean and Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, year-end gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf