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Chasing

Scope note

The process of adding detail or ornament on metal by indenting with a hammer and tools without a cutting edge. W

This term has 286 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Activity
Technique

Getty AAT term number

300054016

Broader Terms used

<metal decorating techniques>

Narrower Terms used

ciselure
flat chasing
matted

Equivalent Terms used

chased

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Spoon

Maker(s)

Pewterer: Unknown (Possibly)

Close helmet

Maker(s)

Unknown (Uncertain)

Brooch

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Bottle from cruet

Maker(s)

Silversmith: uncertain

Tsuba

Maker(s)

Production: Masakata

Brooch

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown (Probably)

Tsuba

Maker(s)

Production: Kinai

Watch

Maker(s)

Watchmaker: More, Jean Louis

Screen fan

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Watch

Maker(s)

Maker: Meybom, E.

Bottle from cruet

Maker(s)

Silversmith: uncertain
Glassmaker: Unknown

Bottle from cruet

Maker(s)

Silversmith: uncertain
Glassmaker: Unknown

Watch

Maker(s)

Maker: Gray & Constable

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