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Brocatelle  
DEFINITION
  • n. Some fabric imitating a brocade with high decorative reliefs, to make hangings and other uses on furniture. Made with cotton, or coarse silk.
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BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
  • Montgomery, Florence. Textiles in America, 1650-1870. New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1984; Wilson, Janet. Classic and Modern Fabrics: The Complete Illustrated Sourcebook. London: Thames & Hudson Ltd, 2010; Segal, William. Encyclopedia of Textiles. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1972
IN OTHER LANGUAGES
Brocatelle (tissu)

French

Broccatello

Italian

Brocatel

Spanish

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