noun, adjective, verb (used with object), fil·a·greed, fil·a·gree·ing.
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Historical Examples of filagree
Those memoirs are charming of their kind, and if life were cut in filagree paper would be profitable reading to the soul.The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2)
Frederic G. Kenyon
The color, not undecided in tone as other blond hair, sparkled to the light like a filagree of burnished gold.Beatrix
Honore de Balzac
I thought I beheld in a dream a filagree work suspended by fairies in the air.Tour in England, Ireland, and France, in the years 1826, 1827, 1828 and 1829.
It is of good workmanship, in imitation of filagree, and interlaced with inscriptions in copper.Celebrated Travels and Travellers
He held a wand of silver covered with elegant tracery and topped in filagree.The Captain of the Janizaries
James M. Ludlow