Definition of Inlayings
1. inlaying [n] - See also: inlaying
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Literary usage of Inlayings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Ecclesiologist by Ecclesiological Society (1860)
"It is circular, of alabaster, with marble shafts and inlayings of coloured marbles. The chancel-screen is made of stone and marbles of different colours, ..."
2. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1904)
"To obtain varied effects in color, dyes, stains, paintings and inlayings have all been used. Painting upon the surface has been generally discarded, ..."
3. The American in Paris by John Sanderson (1838)
"... other furniture of noble dames; one gets tired of looking at their trinkets; and in other rooms are castings, and inlayings, and carvings, and so forth. ..."
4. The Popular Science Monthly (1891)
"The handle of this axe is remarkable for its beautiful ornamentation of silver inlayings in the bronze. The afternoon session of this day was opened by Dr. ..."