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Napkin

Flemish
about 1706


Object Place: Flanders

Dimensions

80 x 101.5 cm (31 1/2 x 39 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.157

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin depicting the conquest of Ostend by Henry of Nassau-Ouwerkerk, 1706; design is a reverse repeat from left to right; borders show trophies. Condition: excellent; one minor repair. Satin of 5cm: warp 31 (29-32) threads/cm. Weft 33-36.5 threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund