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Napkin

Probably Flemish
After 1708


Object Place: Flanders

Dimensions

104.5 x 116 cm (41 1/8 x 45 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.184

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Napkin made out of a tablecloth of white linen damask. Depicts the conquest of Lille, 1708. Design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Satin of 5. Warp 31 (30-33) threads/cm. Weft 33.5 (30-35) threads/cm. Condition: fairly good. Some repairs.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund