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Scarf

French
mid 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 59 x 270.5 cm (23 1/4 x 106 1/2 in.) Other (fringe): 16.5cm (6 1/2in.)

Accession Number

52.1192

Medium or Technique

Silk brocaded with silk and metallic threads

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long rectangular scarf; white sheer silk with horizontal stripes of varying widths, with widest having a repeated palmette motive brocaded in bright red and black silk and gold metal thread; white, red, black, and gold fringe applied to ends

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb