silk-hung wall

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nounouss

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french
how can i translate in french the expression silk-hung wall.
If you don't have any solution can you at least define me this expression?
 
  • Rob625

    Senior Member
    English - England
    English is my mother tongue, and "silk-hung wall" does not by itself mean much to me.
    A wall that is hung with silk? That is, with pieces of silk cloth hanging from it?

    As so often, you need to give a context before anyone can help.
     

    LadyBlakeney

    Senior Member
    Spanish
    In palaces, manors and halls of the, let's say, seventeenth to the nineteenth century, there was a fashion of covering the walls with embroidered or painted silk. Is that what you refer to? Unfortunately, I don't speak French. I suggest you ask at the French forum.

    Good luck!
     
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