ceroplastic

ceroplastic

(ˌsɪərəʊˈplæstɪk)
adj
1. (Art Terms) relating to wax modelling
2. modelled in wax
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Several years before its inauguration, La Specola (as it became commonly known once its Osservatorio Astronomica was added in 1780) housed a ceroplastic studio (where wax anatomical models were made).
A stone mold excludes the use of models; it was designed to produce a ceroplastic work, later decorated to yield the end product.