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Marquetry

Decorative work in which elaborate patterns are formed by the insertion of pieces of material (such as wood, shell, or ivory) into a wood veneer that is then applied to a surface (such as a piece of furniture).

Mezzanine

A low-ceilinged story between two main stories of a building; also, an intermediate story that projects in the form of a balcony.

Neoclassical

Constituting a revival or adaptation of the classical especially in literature, music, art, or architecture.

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California State Capitol Museum
10th and L Streets
State Capitol
Room B-27
1315 10th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 324-0333
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