Woman's scarf: Military publications and reports

English
about 1942


Place of Manufacture: England

Dimensions

65.9 x 65.2 cm (26 x 25 3/4 in)

Accession Number

2011.2409

Medium or Technique

Acetate, silk blend; plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Images of book covers, including “Battle of Britain;” yellow ground with blue border.

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