Tarlatan

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Guimpe
MFA Acc. #: 47.1527

Description

A starched, plain-weave, open-mesh fabric, usually made from cotton. Tarlatan fabrics are used for stiffening garment sections, and lining spines of books. Additionally, a carefully folded tarlatan sheet is used to remove excess ink from the surface of an intaglio plate or lithography stone prior to printing.

Fan
MFA Acc. #: 1976.367

Synonyms and Related Terms

super; mull; crash; tarlatane; gauze; interfacing

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