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Napkin

White linen damask napkin showing the story of Orpheus. In each corner are the date 1661 and coats of arms and the inscription: Dovwe V Alyva Lvcia V Meckema 1661. In the right upper corner is the original marking with open-work letters: LVA Design is a reverse 53 from left to right. ...

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Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Probably Dutch, 1661

Object Place

Holland

Accession Number

65.139

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles