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Napkins

Made by: Olga Asta

Currently in storage


About this object

The napkins are sqaure in shape. They are edged in white swiss embroidery. There is one large corner in Alencon type needle lace. There is a floral motif on a grounded area and bar grounded small flowers at the edge. There are slight variations in execution of raised work. Set of fifteen. Despite having same catalog number as tablecloth, they are COORDINATING, not matching.

Category:
TEXTILES
Object name:
Napkins
Made from:
Lace -- linen
Made in:
ITALY: Venice
Date made:
1900-1950
Size:
overall __17.00 IN __17.00 IN
overall __43.18 CM __43.18 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.20.17-31
Class:
TEXTILE
Signature marks:
NONE
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Riggs, 1974