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Scarf in box

Description

.1)Scarf: Taupe; printed with purple and white stylized flowers, with green leaves and black vines; same in border. .2) Box with cover: cream cardboard box, and cover; cover has mottled finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
.1) Stamped on border: ""MADE IN INDIA"" Written in ink and printed note card shaped like a puppy, in black and white with red checked bow on pup - printed inside in red - on left ""MERRY/CHRISTMAS"" on right ""HAPPY/NEW YEAR"" written in black ink - on left ""Dorothy"" on right ""from ...(illegible)"" .2) Printed on box top A in script: ""R. H. Macy & Co./INC.""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
boxes (containers)
SCARF IN BOX
scarves (costume accessories)
Woman's Personal Artifacts
People and organizations
R. H. Macy & Co., Inc.
Accession Number
1969.6610.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13684

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