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Napkin

Probably Flemish
about 1717


Object Place: Flanders

Dimensions

89 x 111 cm (35 1/16 x 43 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.174

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin depicting the conquest of Belgrade, 1717; inscriptions: BELGRADE, TVRCA PRECARVR VITAM; design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: excellent. Satin of 5cm: warp 30.5 threads/cm. Weft 34-35 threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund