The mold will then receive the embossment in reverse and all the tiles made from this mold will be alike.
But on every one of them, in the centre or some other part of the embossment, appeared this image of the sun.
late 14c., from Old French *embocer (cf. embocieure "boss, stud, buckle"), from em- (see en- (1)) + boce "knoblike mass" (see boss (n.2)). Related: Embossed; embossing.