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Dresser scarf

Description

Rectangular, cream silk gauze; embroidered in shades of pink and gold. Small sprigs scattered over body; floral serpentine around edges with deep borders of floral sprays. Tassel fringe at ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1925
Material
embroidering
gauze
silk (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
gauze
Gauze
SCARF, BUREAU
scarves (furniture coverings)
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
22.5 x 48 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.68
GUSN
9906

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