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Napkin

Description

Roughly square off white linen damask. Central motif of triangle with disk thru it in field of floral sprigs. Border of undulating cord entwined with scrolling floral vines. At corners, motifs of groupings of sphere, disk and paper scroll. Leaf outer border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1880
Inscriptions
In ink at top center: Sarah K. Fuller/No 14
Material
damask
linen (material)
textiles
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
damask
Damask
Floral
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
NAPKIN
napkins (culinary textile)
table linens
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
29.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.618
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Frederic A. Turner
GUSN
40660

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