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PREFERRED TERM
velvet (textile)  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A textile with a warp pile weave, typically silk, with a short, soft dense pile produced by a supplementary warp that is raised in loops above the surface of the textile through the introduction of rods (trevats) during the weaving; the loops may be cut (hand-cut velvet) or left uncut.
URI
http://w3id.org/lob/concept/1706
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