barbola work

bar·​bo·​la work | \ bärˈbōlə, bȧˈb- \
variants: or less commonly barbola
plural -s

Definition of barbola work

: the decoration of small articles (as of wood or glass) with colored models of flowers, fruit, or other ornamental objects made from a plastic paste

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“Barbola work.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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