Scarf in box

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-13684

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

Descriptive Terms

scarves (costume accessories)
boxes (containers)
accessories
Woman's Personal Artifacts
SCARF IN BOX

Inscription

.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.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.6610.1

People and Organizations

R. H. Macy & Co., Inc.

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6610.1-2