- the handicraft of making objects woven of rushes.
- an object so made.
Origin of rushwork
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Examples from the Web for rush-work
He has begun with a ground of rush-work, like that which is also found in the tomb of Ti.A History of Art in Ancient Egypt, Vol. II (of 2)
The best salad oil is from Leghorn, and is sent in flasks surrounded by rush-work.