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Napkin

Dutch
Second half of the 17th century, probably before 1681.


Object Place: Holland (?)

Dimensions

81.5 x 111.5 cm (32 1/16 x 43 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.163

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin showing grapes and the coats of arms of v Essen v Varick. In the four corners the crowned coat of arms van Essen are woven in quartered with the arms van Varick. Design is a reverse repeat. Condition: excellent. Satin of . Warp 38.5 (37-42) threads/cm. Weft 40 (36.5-42.5) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund