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Napkin

White linen damask napkin showing Charles VI, Emporer of the Holy Roman Empire; borders show views of towns; Inscription: CVGNSTO (top) and PAX (bottom); design is a reverse repeat. Condition: excellent. Satin of 5cm: warp 31.5 (30.5-33) threads/cm. Weft 26-33 threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Flemish, 1600–25

Object Place

Flanders

Accession Number

65.155

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles