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Napkin

White linen damask napkin depicting the conquest of Belgrade, 1717; inscriptions: BELGRADE, TVRCA PRECARVR VITAM; design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: excellent. Satin of 5cm: warp 30.5 threads/cm. Weft 34-35 threads/cm.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Probably Flemish, about 1717

Object Place

Flanders

Accession Number

65.174

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles