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Durable, closely woven textile of plain weave, made formerly of linen but now usually of cotton, made in various weights; very similar to canvas but finer and lighter. Common uses are for tents, belts, and clothing.

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12yrs ago

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The Fowl Market


Painter: Snyders, Frans (Copy after)

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