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Napkin, Cock: Design no. 512

This is a Napkin. It was designed by Chris Lebeau and manufactured by E.F.J. Van Dissel and Son. It is dated ca. 1906 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is linen and its technique is 7&1 satin damask. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Alice Baldwin Beer Memorial Fund.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 70.5 x 68 cm (27 3/4 x 26 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

"DV" on the central vertical axis at top and bottom in border. Embroidered monogram in one corner, padded satin stitch using white linen.

Cite this object as

Napkin, Cock: Design no. 512; Designed by Chris Lebeau (Dutch, 1875 - 1945); Netherlands; linen; Warp x Weft: 70.5 x 68 cm (27 3/4 x 26 3/4 in.); Museum purchase from Alice Baldwin Beer Memorial Fund; 1985-65-3

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