Example sentences for: alabaster

How can you use “alabaster” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The baths and gymnasia were of alabaster and granite, decorated with statues and frescoes.

  • Climbing on a desk in the secluded study, she wriggled her luscious hips, and slowly began peeling off her dress, shaking her huge breasts free so he could see--and touch--them in all their alabaster glory.

  • If you want to buy pottery or alabaster, compare prices and quality with goods on sale at the artisan villages on the west bank (see page tk) before making a final decision.

  • Many cities continue to be renowned for products of their traditional crafts: Naples’ costumed hand-crafted figures for its nativity sets, Sorrento’s intarsia (inlaid wood for furniture, frames or music boxes), Volterra’s alabaster, Gubbio’s ceramics, Florence’s leathergoods, Venice’s glassware.

  • Volterra has always been known for its local alabaster production as a glimpse in any shop window will confirm.


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