What is the meaning of the furniture term Parchment Panel?

A parchment panel typically refers to a decorative panel made from parchment, which is a thin and translucent material made from animal skin. In furniture, a parchment panel is often used as an inlay or inset on cabinet doors, drawers, or other surfaces to add an elegant and unique touch to the piece. Parchment panels are known for their delicate appearance and can feature various designs or patterns. Linenfold paneling.
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