- a brocade in which the design is woven in high relief.
- an ornamental marble with variegated coloring, found especially in Italy and Spain.
Origin of brocatel
Examples from the Web for brocatelle
Historical Examples of brocatelle
The partitions were hidden under rich tapestries of poppy-coloured Venetian brocatelle with handsome designs in green and gold.The Knight of Malta
She brought us one of her corsets to look at, a love of a corset, in brocatelle, all over many-colored flowers.Jacqueline, Complete
(Mme. Blanc) Th. Bentzon
- a heavy brocade with the design in deep relief, used chiefly in upholstery
- a type of variegated marble from France and Italy