It must be borne in mind that the lacquering was often but an afterthought decoration.
In lacquering guns care is to be taken to leave the distinguishing marks and numbers distinctly visible.
The latter are prepared by varnishing or lacquering the former.
It may be protected to some extent by lacquering with pale lacquer, but it loses some of its brilliancy and purity in the process.
Women were employed extensively in the light chain trade, also in lacquering in the brass trade, and in many other occupations.
The process of lacquering is as tedious to-day as it ever was, and the reproductions sell for goodly sums.
You remained in the garage about a half hour lacquering your children's blocks.