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Napkin

Probably Flemish
about 1686


Object Place: Flanders

Dimensions

90 x 111 cm (35 7/16 x 43 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.194

Medium or Technique

Linen; damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin showing the Emporer Leopold’s conquest of Buda, 1686. Design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: excellent. Satin of 5. Warp 29 (29-30) threads/cm. Weft 31-36 (40) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund