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Napkin

White linen damask napkin showing a hunting scene. Design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: excellent. Note the tag: at one time the napkin has apparently been used as a towel. Satin of 5. Warp 30.5 (30-32) threads/cm. Weft 42.5 (39-44) threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

First half 17th century

Object Place

Flanders

Accession Number

65.146

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles