Such ornamental work represented two dimensionally by chiaroscuro.
Ornamental work done with a scroll saw
Lace, or any openwork decoration like lace
A medal, badge, or similar token of honor
delicate and intricate ornamentation (usually in gold or silver or other fine twisted wire)
Ornamental work of interlacing or branching lines, as in a Gothic window, some kinds of embroidery, etc.
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