Definition of guilloche in English:
Architectural ornamentation resembling braided or interlaced ribbons.
- In the carpet a foliate guilloche border replaced the geometric, more architectural guilloche border of the drawing.
- In addition, the decoration incorporates translucent, opaque, guilloche, and champleve enamels as well as a garland of cast-gold and enameled flowers.
- Registers of incised lotus chains, guilloche, and wave patterns, separated by sets of ridges, decorate the surface of the Azoria piece.
Mid 19th century: from French guillochis, denoting the ornamentation, or guilloche, a carving tool.
Words that rhyme with guillochegauche
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