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Napkin

Description

Rectangular, white linen damask. Center filled with rose vines; scrolling leafy border; angling pineapples in corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Inscriptions
Ink at corner: Sturgis/10 [with tree and feathers/branches. See worksheet for sketch.]
Material
damask
linen (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
damask
Damask
Floral
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
NAPKIN
napkins (culinary textile)
Pineapple
pineapple (motif)
Rose
rose (genus)
table linens
Dimensions
27.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1542K
GUSN
8851

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