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Piercing

Scope note

Puncturing or perforating, as to create a decorative pattern by removing small pieces of the material, usually metal; original technique done with a chisel but later with a small saw.

This term has 812 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Technique

Getty AAT term number

3000231153

Equivalent Terms used

pierced

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Teapot

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Pot helmet

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Possibly)

Flagon

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Vinaigrette

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Pot

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Flagon

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Tankard

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Figure

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Snuff bottle

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Precious stone

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Snuff bottle

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Puzzle jug

Maker(s)

Pottery: uncertain

Bead

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Bead

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Magatama

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Cuirass

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Probable)

Box

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Close helmet

Maker(s)

Unknown (Uncertain)

Burgonet

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Puzzle jug

Maker(s)

Potter: uncertain

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