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William Skinner and Sons wool back rayon satin Sunbak khaki fabric length, 1946.

William Skinner and Sons wool back rayon satin Sunbak khaki fabric length, 1946.

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William Skinner and Sons wool back rayon satin Sunbak khaki fabric length, 1946.
Strong, soft close fabric with rayon face & napped wool back. Is moth resistant. Used for reversible robes, and linings of women's and men's topcoats and jackets. 41" selvedge width and 36" length. U.S. Army khaki in shade P. Fabric content by weight is 65% rayon 35% wool.
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Currently not on view
Object Name
Fabric
Fabric length
Fabric Length
Wool back rayon satin
date made
1946
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
viscose rayon (overall material)
khaki (overall color)
Sunbak (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 36 in x 41 in; 91.44 cm x 104.14 cm
ID Number
TE.T09677.000
accession number
172805
catalog number
T09677.000
Credit Line
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
subject
American Textile Industry
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
American Textile Industry
Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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