Scarf

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1899

GUSN

GUSN-13707

Description

Red cotton, printed with "double" or mirror design of large central medallion of "HELVETIA" - woman in Roman dress leaning of red shield with cross (Switzerland), surrounded by garland, and circle of shields representing each Swiss town; figure and shields printed on black and cream.

Details

Descriptive Terms

scarves (costume accessories)
accessories
Woman's Personal Artifacts
SCARF

Inscription

Printed names of Swiss towns; also ""DEPOSE"" and ""No 484""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Accessory

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7073