enamel

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Synonyms for enamel

hard white substance covering the crown of a tooth

a colored glassy compound (opaque or partially opaque) that is fused to the surface of metal or glass or pottery for decoration or protection

a paint that dries to a hard glossy finish

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any smooth glossy coating that resembles ceramic glaze

coat, inlay, or surface with enamel

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Margot Van Voorhies: The Art of Mexican Enamelwork comes from an inspired silver jewelry designer who in 1938 traveled from San Francisco to Mexico, where she married a silversmith.
An oddly shaped pearl forms the swan's body, while the rest of the animal is composed of enamelwork and jewels.
A group called 'Les Emaux" revives the 'cabinotier' tradition with a series of leafy designs of transparent enamelwork on gold set with freshwater pearls and tiny brilliants, Then there are "Les Insolites", in which Albert indulges his penchant for the unexpected, and "Les Billes Precieuses', colourful little marbles of precious or semi-precious stones, a golden ball set with diamonds or a single perfect pearl.
The exhibition's developer Frelinghuysen, along with other contributors, trace the genesis of Laurelton Hall, explaining the eastern influence on Tiffany's early interiors; and attractively displaying the elaborate lamps, vases, murals, leaded-glass windows, paintings, ceramics, and enamelwork that made up his personal museum.