Marquetry

Marquetry

Inlaid work; work inlaid with pieces of wood, shells, ivory, and the like, of several colours.

Origin: f. Marqueterie, from marqueter to checker, inlay, fr. Marque mark, sign; of german origin. See mark a sign.

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