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Napkin

Probably Dutch
about 1650


Object Place: Netherlands

Dimensions

74 x 105.5 cm (29 1/8 x 41 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.152

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin showing mythological Orpheus; design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: excellent; one minor repair. Satin of 5cm: warp 38.5 threads/cm. Weft 58 (57.5-59.5) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund