Recent Examples of shagreen from the Web
The two kits on auction include one covered in shark and ray skins, referred to as the shagreen kit, and the other in a mahogany case, referred to as the mahogany kit.
Throughout the apartment, walls are embellished with subtly textured surfaces ranging from plaster to shagreen.
The bench is upholstered with a snakeskin-print linen by Robert Allen, and the console has a faux-shagreen top on a polished-metal base.
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Origin and Etymology of shagreen
First Known Use: 1677See Words from the same year
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