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Napkin

Napkin
Title
Napkin
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Linen
Dimensions 
largest: 33 x 33 in. ( 83.8 x 83.8 cm )
Description 
Whie linen damask napkin, from a set of twenty-two roughly square, of varying size, each with figurative motif in circular medallion at center and figures in rondels at each corner; initial "L" embroidered in white near edge of central medallion.
Object Number 
INV.14593d
Marks 
embroidered: on each napkin: "L"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group