Woman's scarf: "Twelfth Air Force"

English
1940s


Place of Manufacture: England

Dimensions

Length x width: 85.1 x 85.1 cm (33 1/2 x 33 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2318

Medium or Technique

Silk/rayon (?)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Insignia and names of planes belonging to the American Twelfth Air Force; blue and red on white 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