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Scarf made of dress fabric, Old Sampler -- Paul Revere pattern from the Early American series

American
1927


Object Place: New York, New York, Untied States

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 x 35 1/2 in. (25.4 x 90.2 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1949

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; printed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black background with sampler motifs, alphabet, pastoral scenes, etc, in red, blue, white and tan. Lined with black silk.

Provenance

Ex-collection Walter Mitschke, New York; by descent to Ethel B. Adams Waldorf; between 1985-90, gift of Waldorf to her neice Joan Brancale, Hingham, MA; gift of Brancale to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert and Joan Brancale