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Napkin

First half 17th century


Object Place: Flanders

Dimensions

72.5 x 101 cm (28 9/16 x 39 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.146

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin showing a hunting scene. Design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: excellent. Note the tag: at one time the napkin has apparently been used as a towel. Satin of 5. Warp 30.5 (30-32) threads/cm. Weft 42.5 (39-44) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund