Object Place: Haarlem (?), Dutch
4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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White linen damask napkin showing fish and seamonsters. Design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: excellent, apart from selvedges which have been repaired in several places. The upper and lower border is inscribed: JANCKE CORNELIS 1662. Satin of 5. Warp 40 (39-41) threads/cm. Weft 52 (44-60) threads/cm.
Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund