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lacquerware

(ˈlækəˌwɛə)
n
(Crafts) articles made from lacquered wood
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Noun1.lacquerware - a decorative work made of wood and covered with lacquer and often inlaid with ivory or precious metalslacquerware - a decorative work made of wood and covered with lacquer and often inlaid with ivory or precious metals
japan - lacquerware decorated and varnished in the Japanese manner with a glossy durable black lacquer
piece of work, work - a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing; "it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works"; "the symphony was hailed as an ingenious work"; "he was indebted to the pioneering work of John Dewey"; "the work of an active imagination"; "erosion is the work of wind or water over time"
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Inspired by the polish of Japanese laquerware, the collection has been designed to fit lip contours perfectly, with a slanted applicator ensuring a clear outline.
Han remains coming from burial sites are consistent with Han elite and non-elite culture, and comprise iron artifacts (weapons and agricultural tools), bronze vessels, laquerware, jades, silk, and various seals engraved with family names.
This is usually drunk warm from porcelain, eartherware or laquerware cups.