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Embossing

Scope note

Producing raised letters or designs on a surface.

This term has 264 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Technique

Getty AAT term number

300053826

Narrower Terms used

gauffering
blind embossing

Equivalent Terms used

embossed

Created

12yrs ago

Connected records

Fan case

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Fan case

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Tea pot

Maker(s)

Workshop: Jien Ji

Fan case

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Bowl

Maker(s)

Silversmith: Unknown

Jesus

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Irvin, Albert
Printer: Gresham, Kip

Spoon

Maker(s)

Silversmith: Unknown
Carver: Unknown

Bread basket

Maker(s)

Silversmith: uncertain

Tankard

Maker(s)

Silversmith: Brechtel, Georg

Spanish morion

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Wine taster

Maker(s)

Assayed: Unknown

Porringer

Maker(s)

Silversmith: WA

Cup

Maker(s)

Silversmith: Evans, John, silversmith

Chalice

Maker(s)

Silversmith: Unknown

Coffee pot

Maker(s)

Silversmith: Swift, John

Sauce boat

Maker(s)

Silversmith: West, Matthew (Probably)

Jug

Maker(s)

Pottery: Unidentified Cologne pottery (Possibly)
Pottery: Unidentified Frechen pottery (Possibly)
Silversmith: CA

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