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Table Napkin

Description

White linen damask towel wtih figure of Pallas (Athena) with flags and other military motifs. Cotton table handstitched to top hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1745-1755
Inscriptions
"F / T S"
"Damask towel wtih / figure of Pallas, / imported about / 1750. / Loaned by Mrs. Appleton."
Material
damask
linen (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
damask
linen (material)
Napkin
napkins (culinary textile)
table linens
Dimensions
41 1/4 x 31 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5818
Credit Line
Gift of Louis Cutter, Henry S. G. Cutter and Helen Maclellan
GUSN
171953

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