Woman's scarf: "Careless talk costs lives"

English
about 1942
Designed by Fougasse (English, 1867–1965), Possibly manufactured by Jacqmar (English (founded 1932))


Place of Manufacture: England

Dimensions

Length x width: 35.6 x 35.6 cm (14 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2402

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Slogans and images related to discretion during wartime.

Provenance

By 2011, with Chris Saunders of Sotherans, London; 2011, sold by Saunders to Jean and Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, year-end gift of the Sharfs to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf