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intaglios Sentence Examples

  • The amethyst was used as a gem-stone by the ancient Egyptians, and was largely employed in antiquity for intaglios.

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  • Ludwig Ross, by his explorations in the Greek islands from 1835 onwards, called attention to certain early intaglios, since known as Inselsteine; but it was not till 1878 that C. T.

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  • Myres in 1904) are represented on intaglios and frescoes.

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  • Pippin the Short and the early Carolings made use of intaglios, both actual antiques and copies from them; their successors had seals of ordinary types usually showing their busts.

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  • The use of engraved gems in the early middle ages has already been noticed; but the taste for antique intaglios was not confined to any one period.

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  • The Gods Are Waiting intaglio Plaster intaglios set under glass and framed have been the rage since the 1740s!

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  • The majority of the Roman finds were of finger-rings, many with carved intaglios or other engravings, used for stamping seals.

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  • One of the more remarkable intaglios depicts a satyr holding a bunch of grapes, in a silver ring from Weybourne in Norfolk.

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  • The amethyst was used as a gem-stone by the ancient Egyptians, and was largely employed in antiquity for intaglios.

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  • Ludwig Ross, by his explorations in the Greek islands from 1835 onwards, called attention to certain early intaglios, since known as Inselsteine; but it was not till 1878 that C. T.

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  • Myres in 1904) are represented on intaglios and frescoes.

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  • Hogarth at Bor; inscribed silver boss of " Tarkudimme," mentioned above, &c., &c.); many intaglios in various stones (chiefly in steatite), mostly either spheroidal or gable-shaped, but a few scarabaeoid, conical or cylindrical, bearing sometimes pictographic symbols, sometimes divine, human or animal figures.

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  • Pippin the Short and the early Carolings made use of intaglios, both actual antiques and copies from them; their successors had seals of ordinary types usually showing their busts.

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  • The use of engraved gems in the early middle ages has already been noticed; but the taste for antique intaglios was not confined to any one period.

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  • One of the more remarkable intaglios depicts a satyr holding a bunch of grapes, in a silver ring from Weybourne in Norfolk.

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