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1920

  • Work on this object began.

1929

  • Work on this object ended.

1960

  • We acquired this object.

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Scarf (France), 1920s

This is a Scarf. It was designed by Caroline Reboux. It is dated 1920s and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is silk and its technique is strips of satin weave, pieced. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Scarf for a Socialite.

This object was donated by Rodman A. Heeren. It is credited Gift of Rodman A. Heeren.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 122 x 120 cm (48 1/16 x 47 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Label: "Caroline Reboux 23 Rue de la Paix Paris."

Cite this object as

Scarf (France), 1920s; Designed by Caroline Reboux (French, 1837 - 1927); silk; H x W: 122 x 120 cm (48 1/16 x 47 1/4 in.); Gift of Rodman A. Heeren; 1960-151-16

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