filigree

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Synonyms for filigree

Synonyms for filigree

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

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make filigree, as with a precious metal

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At the center of the eighteen collages shown here are album covers, cut into filigrees or torn into separate pieces.
Delicate filigrees of string--"membranes," as Schneider calls them--ate threaded through the openings.
Faint filigrees bereft of annotation, these delicately drawn maps resemble impossibly detailed anatomical drawings, suggesting a view of the contemporary city as an often fragile, constantly mutating organism.