gilding of glass or ceramic ware by using a size of japan or lacquer.
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How to use oil gilding in a sentence
oil gilding is employed with varnish polish, upon equipages, mirror-frames, and other furniture.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines | Andrew Ure
This is the most beautiful and expensive style of gilding, but it does not bear washing as oil gilding does.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million | Sarah Josepha Hale
This is ornamented with oil gilding, which in use has almost disappeared.Chats on Old Earthenware | Arthur Hayden
Very fine soft oil gilding was executed for some years, about 1786, by a German called Grahl.Old Irish Glass | Graydon Stannus
Both the cushion and tip will be described in detail under the head of Oil-gilding.The History, Theory, and Practice of Illuminating | M. Digby Wyatt