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Synonyms for filagree

delicate and intricate ornamentation (usually in gold or silver or other fine twisted wire)

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Guild regulations restricted the work women could legally do, and yet, the images show women working side by side with men, performing the skilled work of gold and silver filagree (91, Pl 2.
Quality settings: Platinum dinnerware 12 piece set, pounds 75, Filagree wine glass (set of 4) pounds 40, Filagree champagne flutes (set of 4 ) pounds 40, Crystal Burst Table cloth pounds 20, Crystal burst napkins (set of 4) pounds 10, Crystal burst table runner pounds 12, Freya crystal light fitting pounds 65, all Bhs.
strained to outdo each other," draw from the material of language and thought "a filagree work of rhetoric" (13.
Each table clock is made of polyresin, with a case finished in aged gold and silver, matching bezel, ivory dial, black Arabic numerals, filagree hands and glass lens.
Underneath it all, an embroidered flower of mauve and yellow is barely visible; white on navy cotton mimics a pattern of silver filagree, and another red satin ribbon, joining together brooch and necklace, is tied just above her heart.