A figure or design created into or under the area of difficult steel or rock.
The art or means of carving a design in this manner.
A gemstone carved in intaglio.
Printing through with a plate bearing an image in intaglio.
A die incised so as to produce a design in relief.
A design or piece of art which can be engraved or etched into something.
Any printing strategy where the ink is laid upon the sunken areas of the printing type.
A cutting or engraving; a figure cut into anything, as a gem, to be able to make a design depressed underneath the area for the product; thus, everything therefore carved or impressed, as a gem, matrix, etc.; -- against cameo. Also used adjectively.
Incised engraving rather than carving in relief; ornamentation by outlines, habits, numbers, etc., sunk or hollowed underneath the surface.
For this reason A figure or work therefore created; an incised representation or design.
glyptic art consisting of a sunken or despondent engraving or carving on a stone or gem (in place of cameo)
a printing procedure that uses an etched or imprinted plate; the dish is smeared with ink and wiped clean, then the ink left in recesses makes the printing