Woman's scarf: Nederland fol herraffeu, je main herrdran

British
1944
Jacqmar (English, founded in 1932)


Dimensions

Height x width: 35 x 32 in. (88.9 x 81.3 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2353

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White scarf with anchors, winged air force symbols, and lion crests in yellow, maroon, and blue. Black cursive lettering reads “NEDERLAND FOR HERRAFFEU,” “JE MAIN HERIDRAN.” By “JACQMAR” printed on corner.

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