Head scarf

Greek
20th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 35 1/2 x 35 1/2 in. (90.2 x 90.2 cm)

Accession Number

2008.143

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave with needle lace edging

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sheer square head scarf printed with all-over floral pattern and border of floral stems in greens, pinks, and white against black ground; fringed on all sides with green knotted thread with orange beads in balls.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor, Daphne Farago, while traveling; Gift to MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection