Scarf (costume accessory)

Object number
2009.32.1
Date
2003
Description
A blue, yellow, and green printed silk scarf made to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Newport Reading Room. At center is a sketch-like image of the Reading Room; each corner has a circular medallion with small vignettes depicting people, interiors, and a sailboat. Smaller medallions are located at edges; images include the Rhode Island state seal (anchor), Newport's waterfront, and the Old Stone Mill. Scarf has a blue and white striped border.
Materials
silk
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Carey
Object Type
scarves (costume accessories)
Subjects
Newport Reading Room
Old Stone Mill
Related People & Organizations
Carey, Jane (associated)