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Napkin

German
about 1700


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

95 x 110 cm (37 3/8 x 43 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.179

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin made out of a tablecloth showing a view of a town divided into two parts by a river and connected by a bridge; inscription: LVNDON; design is a straight comber repeat. Condition: good; worn in some spots. Satin of 5cm: warp 29 (28-29.5) threads/cm. Weft 23 (22-26) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund