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Object Name: Scarf
Date: 1941
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Medium: Rayon
Dimensions: Overall: 7 1/2 x 40 in. ( 19 x 101.6 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Printed rayon V-shaped scarf with medallions of dated historic scenes: Paul Revere's ride, Columbus discovering America, the Gold Rush, and William Penn's treaty with Native Americans; printed in navy, pink, orange, green, and blue on a white ground.
Credit Line: Purchase
Object Number: 1941.349
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Marks: printed: all over: "1682/ William Penn/ Columbus/ 1492/ 1849/ Gold Rsh/ Paul Revere/ 1775'

Exhibitions:

"American Scenes and Events on Textiles," New-York Historical Society, September 30-November 30, 1941.