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Napkin

Probably Flemish
about 1708


Object Place: Flanders

Dimensions

90 x 113.5 cm (35 7/16 x 44 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.175

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin depicting the conquest of Lille by Eugene of Savoy and John William Frisco of Orange-Nassau 1708; design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Satin of 5cm: warp 31 (30-34) threads/cm. Weft 34 (31-36) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund