How to use Patina in a sentence

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  • The Istrian stone of which the edifice is built has taken a fine patina, which makes the whole look like some richly embossed casket in oxidized silver.

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  • But after proper treatmenti the former develops a glossy black patina with violet sheen, and the latter shows beautiful shades of grey with silvery lustre.

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  • There is a cream patina over 100% of the surface.

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  • Great importance has always been attached by Japanese experts to the patina of metal used for artistic chiselling.

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  • The wood has been supplied by James Latham and Co from a sustainable source and has been weathered to give a silvery patina.

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  • Newly sanded wood is shown on the left whilst the right hand side still has a weathered patina showing up black.

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  • Hard lines seem softened by the rich blue patina, evenly applied in soft patches.

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  • This standing male figure is an ancestor figure made from wood of a dark patina.

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  • The lunch counter is wooden, with a beautiful patina of age.

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  • The vessel is covered in a light green patina due to bronze disease.

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  • The rich, natural patina brings out the grain of the.. .

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  • Some of them have no patina and are very fresh, whereas others have the typical brown-black desert patina.

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  • The retouch scars cut the patina suggesting re-working of previously knapped material by later generations.

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  • Age and slight wear in quality previously owned Thomasville furniture can add to the patina of wood and leather, and help create style and ambience in your home.

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  • Log furniture grows more beautiful with time as the wood develops a striking golden patina from use.

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  • It develops a lovely golden colored patina from use, giving it a special warm inviting look.

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  • Heat the bamboo pieces slowly and treat them with several passes of the torch to achieve a rich, dark brown patina.

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  • This means that these seasoned tables will have many decades of beautiful patina built upon their original finishes.

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  • Gel stains or aging waxes can also recreate the look of an antique farmhouse kitchen table by establishing an instant patina.

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  • Copper panels can be installed and allowed to develop a patina, or can be sealed to preserve their flawless appearance.

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  • There are many finishes available ranging from patina to black.

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  • Overtime, materials weather and achieve a patina.

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  • If you don't like the look of the pot rack, you might prefer a patina copper range hood.

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  • Hammered copper sinks that have been given a dark patina are the perfect complement to a stone bathroom or kitchen design.

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  • After this time, you have a choice to make; you can allow the sink to patina naturally or you can freeze the finish.

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  • For example, if you have antique patina finished hardware in your bathroom, then you'll want to repeat this finish in your lighting fixtures.

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  • For those with a little more of a modern or contemporary design style, the de la Frontera Copper Kitchen Sink Double Bowl Patina Finish from VidaVici.com is an ideal buy.

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  • Wooden tops mellow and patina with age, showing the use of the counter.

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  • However, stainless steel is much easier to maintain, less likely to scratch and doesn't patina; use stainless steel in your bar area if you plan on using the sink often.

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  • This black patina that forms over the surface of the silver can spoil a necklaces smooth clean image.

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  • Silver, in particular, oxidizes when it is exposed to air and this deep and dark patina emphasizes the texture of a three dimensional bead.

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  • In addition, its subtle sheen adds a pleasing patina to the garments.

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  • Many saw collectors like old saws because they age to a beautiful patina.

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  • It will not have the same patina or shine that the old ones do.

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  • All these fabrics have a natural patina and are great stand-alone textiles, but they can also be combined for an even greater impact.

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  • The dark patina that appears on the surface of silver can sometimes enhance a design, particularly that on an engraved engagement ring, giving the ring added depth and age.

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  • The soft patina that antique jewelry gets with age is unmatched by any modern polishing process.

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  • A layer of history and patina can make a pearl ring all the more alluring.

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  • The leather on the Au Sultan design is highlighted by a patina effect to give it an incredibly smooth appearance.

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  • This tote is beautifully woven from patina and features leather handles, along with a wooden plaque on which, if you so choose, to put your initials.

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  • The leather will gradually take on a richer patina, making this a piece that will be special for years to come.

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  • This contributes to its understated elegance, and to its timeless nature, because this type of leather develops a richer color, or patina, over time.

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  • The shows rich patina of characters, dramatic events and love stories have kept viewers entertained for decades.

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  • This is why silver develops a dark brown patina as the metal comes into contact with air, moisture and body oils.

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  • In some cases the dark patina that develops in the crevices of silver adds to the overall design and look of the silver piece.

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  • Before choosing to clean a silver piece, consider the beauty of the patina.

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  • Even greater value has always been set upon the patina of iron, and many secret recipes were preserved in artist families for producing the fine, satin-like texture so much admired by all connoisseurs.

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  • Japanese bronze is well suited for castings, not only because of its low melting-point, great fluidity and capacity for taking sharp impressions, but also because it has a particularly smooth surface and readily develops a fine patina.

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  • They may be said to possess a series of bronzes, in which gold and silver replace tin and zinc, all these alloys being characterized by patina having a wonderful range of tint.

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  • The common alloy, Shi-ya-ku-Do, contains 70% of copper and 30% of gold; when exposed to air it becomes coated with a fine black patina, and is much used in Japan for sword ornaments.

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  • In 1905 an art pottery was established for making "crystal patina" and "robin's egg blue" wares, in imitation, to a certain extent, of old oriental pottery, and Clifton India ware, in imitation of pottery made by the American Indians.

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  • The table has been hand made in England and tastefully antiquated and distressed to give a wonderful aged patina.

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  • The beaten brass gong has retained its green patina, but can be polished to yellow brass if required.

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  • Our tools acquire a slight brown patina over time, that is all.

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  • This will encourage a hard skin to form which enhances the patina.

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  • In time platinum develops a natural patina that many people prefer over the 'just polished ' look.

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  • Okazaki Sessei has successfully achieved the casting of huge panels carrying designs in high relief; and whether there is question of patina or of workmanship, Jomi Eisuke has never been surpassed.

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