Brief description: cotton oblong scarf woven in fine white cotton, with drawn thread hem and embroidered with a red cross [a red cross nurse’s cap], worn by the donor’s mother during the 1939-45 war; initials MK, presumably those of the owner, embroidered on the inside above the red cross.
Associated person: K. M. Miss
height: 47.5 cm
width: 67.4 cm
society | health | clothing | arms
Material: woven cotten, silk thread
Condition: fair: discoloured , foxing, with some holes (wear) and a repaired fray at one edge.