Definition of Filigree. Meaning of Filigree. Synonyms of Filigree

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Definition of Filigree

Filigree
Filigree Fil"i*gree, n. [Corrupted fr. filigrane.] Ornamental work, formerly with grains or breads, but now composed of fine wire and used chiefly in decorating gold and silver to which the wire is soldered, being arranged in designs frequently of a delicate and intricate arabesque pattern.
Filigree
Filigree Fil"i*gree, a. Relating to, composed of, or resembling, work in filigree; as, a filigree basket. Hence: Fanciful; unsubstantial; merely decorative. You ask for reality, not fiction and filigree work. --J. C. Shairp.

Meaning of Filigree from wikipedia

- Filigree (also less commonly spelled filagree, and formerly written filigrann or filigrene)[citation needed] is a delicate kind of jewellery metalwork...
- Karimnagar Silver Filigree is a silver filigree made in Karimnagar, India. It is an ancient art of Karimnagar. Karimnagar Silver Filigree received Intellectual...
- Quilling or paper filigree is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs...
- Filigree & Shadow is the second album released by 4AD collective This Mortal Coil, an umbrella title for a loose grouping of guest musicians and vocalists...
- features the acoustic and visual functions of traditional elements like filigree. The project was risky: its goals were ambitious and any unforeseen acoustic...
- Fire and Filigree is a studio album by American jazz trombonist Curtis Fuller which was released on December 6, 1978 via Bee Hive Records label. Scott...
- 'Derry', a good example of Federation Filigree in Neutral Bay, New South Wales Homes in Federation Filigree style, Millers Point, New South Wales The...
- The Filigree Wideslab method is a process for construction of concrete floor decks from two interconnected concrete placements, one precast in a factory...
- it off and put it in a little tiny chunk just to put in a little extra filigree on our movie." Additionally, Ross' alter ego, Red Hulk, was also considered...
- British author. She is best known for her debut novel, The Watchmaker of Filigree Street which won a Betty Trask Award. She was educated at Soham Village...
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