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Napkin

Probably Flemish
About 1695


Object Place: Flanders (probably)

Dimensions

80 x 102 cm (31 1/2 x 40 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.158

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin depicting the conquest of Namur by William of Orange and Maximilian Emanuel of Bavaria, 1695. Design is reverse repeat. Condition: good, although slightly worn on former folds. Some minor darns. Satin of 5. Warp 31 (30-32.5) threads/cm. Weft 35.5 (32.5-37) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund