Ghalamzani (Toreutics) tabriz

Toreutics is the art of engraving on metal utensils especially those made of gold, silver, and brass. The art is dated back to Sacas and Scythes era. Toreutics in Iran is based on two styles: the one from Tabriz and the other one from Isfahan. In the style rooted in Tabriz, movement and pressure of wrist is observed; however, the style in Isfahan is based on designs created upon forging.

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