- an ornament or design on an object copied from a form of the object when made from another material or by other techniques, as an imitation metal rivet mark found on handles of prehistoric pottery.
Origin of skeuomorph
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for skeuomorphic
The icons are still skeuomorphic, and if I have to go one more day with skeuomorphic apps, I am going to burn my house down.Why Is Apple Punishing Me, a Loyal Fanboy, With iOS 7?
September 19, 2013
Various methods of plaiting, intertwining, netting, and so forth may thus be transferred as skeuomorphic decoration to pottery.Evolution in Art
Alfred C. Haddon