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Pleats

Scope note

Folds of definite, even width, made in a material such as textile or paper by doubling it upon itself; usually stitched, sometimes pressed in place.

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

3000227874

Broader Terms used

<textile components>

Term used for

creases (pleats)

Equivalent Terms used

pleat

Created

12yrs ago

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