from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Works made from copper.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Work executed in copper, or the part of any structure wrought in copper.
- n. In candy-making, the copper kettles; pans, caldrons, and other vessels collectively in which syrups, pastes, conserves, etc., are boiled or otherwise treated in cooking candy.
The owner has family connections to Santa Clara, and will do custom copperwork.
The president of the organization expressed an interest in having someone from Santa Clara or other traditional copperwork town come to Colorado and do a demonstration for the members.
Santa Clara de Cobre, in Micheocan, is famous for copperwork, but I have not been there yet.
"You needed six men to carry a bit of copperwork?"
There is a rather ornate fender, with an elaborate copper scrollwork design, and his account was that he came down with all his weight upon this, in such a way that part of the copperwork pierced his throat.