Definition of Ebonists
1. ebonist [n] - See also: ebonist
Lexicographical Neighbors of Ebonists
Literary usage of Ebonists
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1815)
"M streets are inhabited by artisans of the same trade ; thus the si makers, ebonists, blacksmiths, coach-makers, &c. have each t streets allotted to .them. ..."
2. Venice: Its Individual Growth from the Earliest Beginnings to the Fall of by Pompeo Molmenti (1908)
"... the Duke of Mantua's Ambassador in Venice, mentions, in 1603, ebonists who turned out furniture lustra come specchio; for instance, six chests con ..."
3. London Society edited by James Hogg, Florence Marryat (1879)
"hotel the rendezvous for painters, sculptors, gold-workers, ebonists, promising foreign workmen pensions and many privileges if they would come. ..."
4. The Ancient and Present State of the County and City of Cork: Containing a by Charles Smith (1815)
"... tapestry-makers, sculptor?, goldsmiths, ebonists, &c. and by splendid offers, pensions,and privileges, called others from foreign nations. ..."
5. The Commercial Products of the Sea: Or, Marine Contributions to Food by Peter Lund Simmonds (1879)
"The skin, being very rough, is employed to polish wood and ivory, as well as for other uses in the arts. Turners, ebonists, and carpenters in Europe use the ..."
6. The Ancient and Present State of the County and City of Cork.: Containing a by Charles Smith, Thomas Crofton Croker, Richard Caulfield (1893)
"... tapestry.makers, sculptors, goldsmiths, ebonists, etc., and by splendid oners, pensions, and privileges, called others from foreign nations. ..."