Furniture Glossary of Terms
There are currently 5 terms in this directory beginning with the letter J.
Historically 1603-1649. Late renaissance English style originating in the reign of King James I and continuing to the reign of King Charles I. It is characterized by large heavy pieces with rectangular lines and ornamented by low-relief Italianate carving. The common use of upholstery typifies the robust and comfortable style.
fabric with an intricately woven pattern. Damask and brocade are both fabrics produced on a jacquard loom.