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Napkin

Dutch
About 1625


Object Place: Haarlem, Holland

Dimensions

7200 x 9650 cm (2834 5/8 x 3799 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.137

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin. The story of Abraham and Isaac: Sacrifice of Isaac top scene, Abraham appealing to an angel bottom register. Condition: fairly good, although darns and a few small tears on the former main fold. Satin of 5. Warp 35.5 (35-38) threads/cm. Weft 30 (29.31) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund