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Napkin

Probably Flemish
about 1710


Object Place: Flanders

Dimensions

88 x 112 cm (34 5/8 x 44 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.195

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen damask napkin showing the Emperor Charles VI of Austria as a general. Design is a combination of comber and of reverse repeat. Condition: excellent. Satin of 5. Warp 30 (29-31) threads/cm. Weft 44-47 (53) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund