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moulure gaudron

English translation: Gadroon

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
French term or phrase:Gaudron
English translation:Gadroon
Entered by: Grace Kenny
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08:30 Mar 19, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: moulure gaudron
This is an element of a side table made in heavy wood, decorated with sculpted lions.
Grace Kenny
gadrooning
Explanation:
"gaudron" is an alternate spelling "godron". See:

Document sans titre
... galvanisé : galvanizatu godron, ou gaudron, ou canneau (ornement) : ovu gondolé ... baguettes d'étain) : forma moulure : mudellatura oblique : oblicuu, pindiu ...
www.adecec-corsica.com/adecec-net/lexiques/chaudronnerie3.h...

[The above site houses a French-Italian glossary. You might be able to find the meaning of other terms you are looking for there, since it gives synonyms for the French terms]

Termium entry for "godron" (which clearly fits your context!):
English:Ornamental Glassware
Symbols, Motifs and Ornaments (Art)
gadroon s CORRECT
gadrooning s CORRECT
DEF - An ornamental decoration in a continuous pattern of short, repetitive sections of reeding, set vertically, diagonally, or twisted. s
OBS - It has been used in England on the lower part of the bowl of some drinking glasses or jelly glasses or of some bowls. s
1996-06-19
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Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 20:27
Grading comment
Thnak you very much for this. If I do any more of this type of work, and I well may, I shall know where to go.

Best wishes.
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na +1gadrooning
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gadrooning


Explanation:
"gaudron" is an alternate spelling "godron". See:

Document sans titre
... galvanisé : galvanizatu godron, ou gaudron, ou canneau (ornement) : ovu gondolé ... baguettes d'étain) : forma moulure : mudellatura oblique : oblicuu, pindiu ...
www.adecec-corsica.com/adecec-net/lexiques/chaudronnerie3.h...

[The above site houses a French-Italian glossary. You might be able to find the meaning of other terms you are looking for there, since it gives synonyms for the French terms]

Termium entry for "godron" (which clearly fits your context!):
English:Ornamental Glassware
Symbols, Motifs and Ornaments (Art)
gadroon s CORRECT
gadrooning s CORRECT
DEF - An ornamental decoration in a continuous pattern of short, repetitive sections of reeding, set vertically, diagonally, or twisted. s
OBS - It has been used in England on the lower part of the bowl of some drinking glasses or jelly glasses or of some bowls. s
1996-06-19


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Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 20:27
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1551
Grading comment
Thnak you very much for this. If I do any more of this type of work, and I well may, I shall know where to go.

Best wishes.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.

agree  Amy Williams: Thank you, Yolanda, I'm a couple of years behind here, but you've saved my day! Best, Amy
823 days
  -> So glad to know the glossary (KOG) is getting used! As far as I'm concerned, the KOG is the crown jewel of ProZ!
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