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Wool back rayon satin fabric length; William Skinner and Sons; 1946.

Wool back rayon satin fabric length; William Skinner and Sons; 1946.

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Wool back rayon satin fabric length; William Skinner and Sons; 1946.
Strong, soft, close fabric having viscose rayon face and napped woolback. Moth resistant. Trademark Skinner Sunbak. Used for reversible robes, linings of women's and men's topcoats and jackets. U. S. Army Olive drab Shade S-1. Yarn sizes - warp 100/40 viscose rayon, weft 2 picks 150/40, 2 picks 1/26 worsted. Fiber content by weight is 65% rayon 35% wool.
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Object Name
Fabric length
Wool back rayon satin fabric length
Fabric Length
date made
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
viscose rayon (overall material)
olive drab (overall color)
Sunbak (overall production method/technique)
average spatial: 37 in x 42 in; 93.98 cm x 106.68 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
American Textile Industry
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Home and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
American Textile Industry
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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