A vintage banquet size damask linen tablecloth used by the U.S. Department of the Navy Officer's mess. It is decorated with the Navy Seal, (an eagle perched on an anchor) bordered by stars, stripes and rope. Condition is very good with about 5-1/8" brown spots. There are no tears or repairs. This is a heavy linen piece with many future years of use. It measures 114" by 70" A scarce and beautiful piece made between 1940-1960.
Department of the Navy Damask Linen Tablecloth