blackwork definition

  • noun:
    • A form of counted-thread embroidery that is often stitched on even-weave fabric with a twisted thread
    • Work wrought by blacksmiths; -- so called in difference from that wrought by whitesmiths.
    • Iron wrought by blacksmiths: so called in difference from that wrought by whitesmiths.

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