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Flashcards in Casket Exteriors Deck (19):
1

wood in natural state; less expensive; cremation caskets

unfinished

2

stained/unstained; based on appearance, color and purpose of finished product

natural finish

3

smooth, glossy produced by polishing; creates reflective/"mirror" finish; burnished; gloss finish

polished finish

4

low luster; shiny/reflective quality; less pronounced than polished

semi-gloss finish

5

semi luster/semigloss finish; smooth with well defined lines/striations; "brush marks" creates "textured" appearance

satin finish

6

dull lusterous surface; no shine/gloss; matte finish

flat finish

7

use of various colors of paint applied directly to wood

painted finish

8

made by uniting supeimposed layers of different materials; formica, vinyl, on wood

laminate

9

twilled, napped, woolen, or worsted fabric; smooth lusterous face and dense texture; cotton, silk, raylon; wooven in plain weave; soft semigloss finish

broadcloth

10

heavy durable cotton fabric; short (1/8th in./less) thick, velvety nap on one side; suedelike appearance; moleskin

doeskin

11

woven cloth; nap exceeding 1/8th in.; high pile

plush

12

no distinct pattern or raised surface

smooth

13

raised design above surface

embossed

14

bare metal scratched with an abrasive material; finished until smooth high gloss is obtained; creates "textured" appearance

brushed finish

15

base metal coated by another metal through electrolytic process; identified by word "deposit"

plated finish

16

metal coated with paint; wrinkles (shrinks) as it dries; less expensive caskets

crinkled finish

17

metal coated with paint; "indentations" appear as paint dries; creates appearance of small indentations like striking with a ball peen hammer; hammertex

hammertone finish

18

material consisting of extremely fine filaments of glass embedded in various resins

fiberglass

19

compound similar in appearance to plastic; high molecular weight creates an extemely durable substance

polymer