Jewelry Glossary with Photos: D
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JEWELRY GLOSSARY - -
DAMASCENE: The art of inlaying metals together creating intricate patterns and designs
DELFT: Classic blue and white earthenware usually framed in silver when made into jewelry
DEMI-HOOP: A half or partial circle making the hoop incomplete; sometimes called a HALF-HOOP
DENIM LAPIS: A low grade of Lapis Lazuli
DEPOSE: French term translating to Patent or Registration
DICHROIC GLASS: An optical effect when colored glass changes in different lights and angles
DOOR-KNOCKER: Earrings with hinged bottoms that hang below the ear lobe
DRESS CLIP: A brooch that uses a hinged clip which fastens to a garment
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