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This is a Scarf. It is dated ca. 1991 and we acquired it in 2015. Its medium is cotton and its technique is double cloth with overtwisted yarns. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Cara McCarty. It is credited Gift of Cara McCarty.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 191.1 × 39.4 cm (6 ft. 3 1/4 in. × 15 1/2 in.)

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Scarf; cotton; H x W: 191.1 × 39.4 cm (6 ft. 3 1/4 in. × 15 1/2 in.); Gift of Cara McCarty; 2015-29-1

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