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Tablecloth

White linen damask tablecloth showing the conquest of Lille (?) or Mons (?). Design is a combination of reverse and comber repeat. Condition: fairly good. Some darns and also warn at some spots. The cloth has been cut into two parts and sewn together again. Satin of 5. Warp 30-33 threads/cm....

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Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Probably Flemish, about 1709 or 1710

Object Place

Flanders

Accession Number

65.187

Medium or Technique

Linen, damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles