pâte-sur-pâte

noun

ˌpätˌsərˈpät
: a low relief produced in ceramics or sculpture by applying slip in successive layers usually with a brush

Word History

Etymology

French, literally, paste on paste

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“Pâte-sur-pâte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/p%C3%A2te-sur-p%C3%A2te. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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