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Head Scarf [Jean Batten Kua Taea]; Circa 1936; 2003.494

Head Scarf [Jean Batten Kua Taea]; Circa 1936; 2003.494
Head Scarf [Jean Batten Kua Taea]; Circa 1936; 2003.494Head Scarf [Jean Batten Kua Taea]; Circa 1936; 2003.494Head Scarf [Jean Batten Kua Taea]; Circa 1936; 2003.494Head Scarf [Jean Batten Kua Taea]; Circa 1936; 2003.494
Name/Title
Head Scarf [Jean Batten Kua Taea]
About this object
White, silk, square scarf. Decorative embroidery depicts flowers and flags in the four corners. The flags are: the Union Jack and the New Zealand flag, and the flowers are a red rose and a yellow kowhai. In the centre is a map with a red dotted flight path, an aeroplane and details of the flight in decorative scrolls.
Date Made
Circa 1936
Measurements
H 730 W 750mm (H 28 3/4 W 29 1/2")

Subject and Association Keywords
Batten, Jean Gardner, 1909-1982
Clothing and dress
Collection
Jean Batten Collection
Credit Line
The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)
Object number
2003.494
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