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Scarf

Description

Burgundy silk (rayon?) ground woven with geometric damask. Long rectangle; doubled fabric; plain ends; body printed with black, white, and orange paisley; multicolored hand-tied silk fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Rose letters woven on maroon end: ""Geo. A. Sawyer & Co./ BOSTON""
Material
damask
machine-made
printing (process)
rayon
silk (textile)
stitching
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
damask
Damask
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
paisley
Paisley
Possibly rayon
printing (process)
Rayon
SCARF
scarves (costume accessories)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Transfer Printed
weaving
Woven
Accession Number
1997.2
GUSN
11701

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