Woman's scarf: Marine love letters

American
1940s


Place of Manufacture: USA

Dimensions

Length x width: 33.7 x 33.7 cm (13 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2313

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

“Love letters” from a Marine; red and white on blue ground.

Provenance

By 2011, with Chris Saunders of Sotherans, London; 2011, purchased from Saunders by Jean and Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of the Sharfs to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf