Definitions for "SATIN FINISH"
Keywords:  matte, sandblasting, gloss, brush, dull
Smooth semi-gloss finish; usually a metal or lacquered surface.
Low-lustre satiny surface effect intermediate between glossy and matte.
Alternate term for dull finish on coated paper.
Experimental Proof surfaces used on U.S. gold coins after 1907. The dies were treated to create the silky surfaces imparted to the coins.