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Russian translation: отделка (в стиле) мадрас

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French term or phrase:finition Madras
Russian translation:отделка (в стиле) мадрас
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19:49 Jun 25, 2004
French to Russian translations [Non-PRO]
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
French term or phrase: finition Madras
Miroir
Miroir biseaute
Disponible uniquement en finition Madras
marcus
отделка (в стиле) мадрас
Explanation:
MADRAS - etoffe a chaine de soie et trame de coton, de couleurs vives, dont on fait des mouchoirs, des fichus, des echarpes. (LAROUSSE)

Madras is the shortened name of the fishing village Madraspatnam, where the British East India Company built a fort and trading post in 1639–40. At that time, the weaving of cotton fabrics was a local industry, and the English invited the weavers and native merchants to settle near the fort. By 1652 the…
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Note added at 13 hrs 24 mins (2004-06-26 09:14:00 GMT)
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Aussi, il y a des meubles ou des objets finies en style madras (la surface carre):

Meubles PESSE - [ Translate this page ]
... Table Madras, plateau Sungkaï 164 x 108 xh 74,3 cm. Sfr. 1336. Idem mais plateau merisier, finition Madras. Sfr. 1908. Autres dimensions possibles. Sfr. 0. ...
www.pesse.ch/catalogue/rqe_details.php?ID_article=328
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отделка (в стиле) мадрас


Explanation:
MADRAS - etoffe a chaine de soie et trame de coton, de couleurs vives, dont on fait des mouchoirs, des fichus, des echarpes. (LAROUSSE)

Madras is the shortened name of the fishing village Madraspatnam, where the British East India Company built a fort and trading post in 1639–40. At that time, the weaving of cotton fabrics was a local industry, and the English invited the weavers and native merchants to settle near the fort. By 1652 the…
www.britannica.com/eb/article?eu=51128



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Note added at 13 hrs 24 mins (2004-06-26 09:14:00 GMT)
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Aussi, il y a des meubles ou des objets finies en style madras (la surface carre):

Meubles PESSE - [ Translate this page ]
... Table Madras, plateau Sungkaï 164 x 108 xh 74,3 cm. Sfr. 1336. Idem mais plateau merisier, finition Madras. Sfr. 1908. Autres dimensions possibles. Sfr. 0. ...
www.pesse.ch/catalogue/rqe_details.php?ID_article=328

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