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Scarf

American
Early 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

267.5 cm (105 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.449

Medium or Technique

Bobbin net

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long, narrow strip of cream-colored bobbin net, hemmed on four sides. At each end, three large S-curved floral sprays and rows of smaller ones, all embroidered with flat silver wire. the smaller sprays continue as a border along sides. Net torn at one end. Silver tarnished.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb