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PREFERRED TERM
paisley  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • Motif derived from the the boteh, copied from Kashmiri shawls by the woollen manufacturers of Paisley, Scotland in the 19th century, and becoming popular in Britain, France, and North America. It occurs in many variations and with numerous ancillary motifs, particularly in textile patterns. (AAT)
IN OTHER LANGUAGES
paisley

Dutch

cachemire

French

Paisley

German

Paisleymuster
λαχούρι

Greek

פייזלי

Hebrew

cachemire

Italian

kašmir

Serbian

cachemir

Spanish

paisley

Swedish

URI
http://thesaurus.europeanafashion.eu/thesaurus/10773
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