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Scarf

Description

Cream with red border; printed with 2 geometric borders enclosing rows of cows with man carrying pail on shoulder; "double" or mirror design; inner square of several overlapping "postcards" (?) with views, flowers, etc.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1899
Inscriptions
Embroidered on corner: ""D.C."" Interior squares - many are printed with phrases in Swiss/German.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
SCARF
scarves (costume accessories)
Woman's Personal Artifacts
Accession Number
1969.6670
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13690

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