Example sentences for: inlaid

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

  • Look also for boxed chess and backgammon sets made from wood inlaid with pieces fashioned from mother of pearl or ivory.

  • The first, the Museo Nacional de Arte Hispano-Musulmán (Museum of Hispano-Moorish Art), displays such evocative artifacts as the throne of the Nasrids, a wooden armchair inlaid with silver and ivory, and the Alhambra Vase, which once graced the Hall of the Two Sisters.

  • The surrounding area is well known for its inns and thermal baths and for its Hakone-zaiku woodcrafts with inlaid mosaic and marquetry.

  • 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.

  • Its refined façade of delicate inlaid colored marble and intricately carved friezes has won it the name of “golden jewel box” (scrigno d’oro), its local designer Pietro Lombardo more sculptor than architect.


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