Some of the blades are watered, others chased in half relief with hunting-scenes—some serrated, others flamboyant.
The match fell from papa's fingers, and he looked up at me with an expression that was half bewilderment, half relief.
A very celebrated curiosity is the large urn or vase of blue glass, with figures carved on it in half relief, in white.
She started a little and gave him a look, half wonder, half relief, and then fell to twisting the fringe of her poor shawl again.
Dalaber felt the thrill of what was half relief, half fear, run through him; but his glance did not quail.
They are in half relief; and, so far as we could decipher them, they seemed to be Toltec rather than Aztec.
And the long sigh he had heaved, hearing of reprieve, had been only half relief.
These medallions are mounted by flattening the subject considerably so it is in little more than half relief.
The head of a fox or wildcat in half relief put on top, over the feet will give a finish to it.