- plasterwork imitating marble, granite, or the like.
Origin of scagliola
Examples from the Web for scagliola
Historical Examples of scagliola
In the interior of this temple is a large black sarcophagus, resting on pedestals of Scagliola marble.Chelsea
The walls are of Scagliola, and the ceiling is supported by a succession of white marble pillars.
The sides of the library are adorned by Scagliola pilasters and arched recesses, which contain the books.Recollections of the late William Beckford
Henry Venn Lansdown
- imitation marble made of glued gypsum with a polished surface of coloured stone or marble dust