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Silk Scarf - Maria Sibylla Merian

  • Silk scarf depicting an illustration by German-born naturalist and scientific illustrator, Maria Sibylla Merian.  

    - 100% Silk
    - Dimensions: 16 inches x 55 inches 
    - Dry Clean Only
    - Item #: 50847MSS40

    In the 17th century, when insects were called beasts of the devil, and women were virtually excluded from the field of science, a young German woman named Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) dedicated her life to the study and depiction of the metamorphosis of insects.