Head scarf

Greek
20th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 30 1/2 x 30 1/2 in. (77.5 x 77.5 cm)

Accession Number

2008.144

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave with beaded and knotted fringe

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sheer black cotton head scarf printed with all-over pattern of yellow flowers and narrow outer border of floral branches edged with 3-dimensional knotted fringe.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection