Bed Ticks

BED TICKS
Coloured stripe cotton goods. Woven both satin and twill weaves. About 90 ends of 18's warp, 60 picks of 20's weft, in many widths. Standard widths are 281/2-in., 58-in., 72-in., and 84-in. for home trade, with 56-in. for shipping.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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