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Silk (textile)

Scope note

Textile made from silk fiber.

This term has 43 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Material

Getty AAT term number

3000243428

Narrower Terms used

Chinese silk
samite
satin-faced silk

Created

11yrs ago

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