First quarter of the 17th century
Object Place: Haarlem (?), Holland
7200 x 9550 cm (2834 5/8 x 3759 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
White linen damask napkin depicting “Caritas” or Charity. Design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: very good, although darns in some spots. Open-work hems. Satin of 5. Warp 32.5 (32.5 - 35) threads/cm. Weft 46.5 (43 - 48) threads/cm.
Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund