White linen damask napkin depicting the conquest of Lille, 1708. Inscription: RYSSE; LILLE; in the upper and lower borders: PRISE DE LA VILLE DE LILLE PAR LES ALIES; 1709. Design is a combination of reverse and comber repeat. Satin of 7. Warp 44 threads/cm. Weft 53.5 (52-55) threads/cm.
Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund