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or hol·lo·ware  (hŏl′ō-wâr′)
Items of usually metal tableware, such as bowls, pitchers, teapots, and trays, that serve as containers or receptacles.
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(Art Terms) hollow articles made of metal, china, etc, such as pots, jugs, and kettles. Compare flatware2
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or hol•lo•ware

(ˈhɒl oʊˌwɛər)

household wares, as of silver, glass, or ceramic, having depth and volume.
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Noun1.hollowware - silverware serving dishes
silverware - tableware made of silver or silver plate or pewter or stainless steel
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The organization publishes both Metalsmith and Metalsmith Tech magazines, whose coverage spans contemporary makers, artists in their studios, edgy work, production jewelry, fashion, hollowware, furniture, collectors' collections, and more.
It is a hollowware silver-plate flower frog centerpiece.
Damac is interested in procuring various high-quality products for luxury hotel operations such as guest room equipment and supplies, bedding and linen, front office items, housekeeping supplies and equipment, chinaware, flatware, glassware, hollowware, buffet ware, F&B linen, stewarding and receiving, kitchen utensils, uniforms, engineering supplies, staff canteen supplies, pool supplies, security supplies, BOH office furniture, case goods and seating for rooms, art works, accessories, loose rugs, carpets, etc.
This is a compendium of nearly 500 links (and growing) to websites useful to valuers, encompassing topics such as auction houses, suppliers, metals, estate jewellery, diamonds, coloured stones, pearls, watches, coins, hallmarks and trademarks, flatware and hollowware, marketing, appraisers (valuers), laboratories, technical information, insurance, legal and statistical information.
Garmco products are used in a wide range of applications from food containers and stylish up-market hollowware to high-profile architecture and the paint industry.
Other hollowware such as mortars and cisterns were an obvious development, much of which produced at the time being imported to Britain from the LowCountries.
He chairs the boards of Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club Ltd, an African football giant based in Accra; China Africa Co Ltd, an international trading and business representation firm; Pioneer Kitchenware Ltd, an aluminum hollowware manufacturer listed on the GSE; SAS Finance Group Ltd & SAS Investment Management Ltd; Strategic Initiatives Ltd; and Sunon Asogli Power (Ghana) Ltd.
Illustrated throughout with b&w and color photographs of Kittelsen's jewelry and utilitarian creations, including bowls, dishes, plates, casseroles, and vases, the text contains essays by five leading Norwegian scholars on Kittelsen's life and professional career, followed by a catalog of her hollowware and jewelry and a chronology.
Among the exhibitors at the show, seeking to capitalise on the opportunities are Sambonet Paderno Industries SpA, Italian manufacturer of crafted flatware and hollowware in stainless steel & silver plate; interior design specialist Nakkash Gallery; avant-garde furniture design specialists Baa and eco-luxury furniture manufacturer Casa Shamuzzi.
(Amusingly, given that 'hardware other than hollowware' was one of the sectors Lemass asked them to concentrate on, one of the foreign firms established in 1957 with IDA assistance was a producer of enamelled hollowware.)