- Alloy of copper and zinc, usually with copper as the major alloying element and zinc up to 40% by weight. For an alloy consisting mainly of copper, combined most often with tin, but at times also with other metals, use "bronze (metal)."
- Bending something over upon itself, as cloth or paper. For the parts bent over upon each other, use "folds"; for resulting ridges, use "creases." To describe objects designed to fold into a compact form, use "folding (attribute)."
- Any process by which small pieces of one material are inserted into a larger piece of another so as to create a design.
- Articles of furniture consisting of a flat, slablike top supported on one or more legs or supports.
- The principal tissue of trees and other plants that provides both strength and a means of conducting nutrients. Wood is one of the most versatile materials known.
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This object was included in the following exhibitions:
The Deanery Remembered
Bryn Mawr College
, 5/1/1985 - 5/29/1985