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Wand- und Spiegelbespannungen

English translation: wall and surface coverings

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German term or phrase:Wand- und Spiegelbespannungen
English translation:wall and surface coverings
Entered by: Chris Rowson
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01:53 May 17, 2002
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German term or phrase: Wand- und Spiegelbespannungen
Samt, Seide, Stores, Tüll, Brokat, Nessel oder Molton -- aus diesen Stoffen fertigen die Dekorateure des Art Departments prachtvolle Baldachine, weitläufige Zelte und Zeltdächer, barocke Wand- und Spiegelbespannungen und verschiedenste Gardinen und Fensterdekorationen.

I can see wall coverings, but I don't understand the combination with mirrors.
Any help much appreciated!
Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 17:46
surface coverings
Explanation:
I have been gaining the impression from a text I am translating that "Spiegel" can mean "surface". I knew it could be "level" but noiw it seems to be extending further.
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Chris Rowson
Local time: 23:46
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surface coverings


Explanation:
I have been gaining the impression from a text I am translating that "Spiegel" can mean "surface". I knew it could be "level" but noiw it seems to be extending further.

Chris Rowson
Local time: 23:46
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