Amassette

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Amassette An instrument of horn used for collecting painters' colors on the stone in the process of grinding.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n amassette An instrument, usually of horn, like a palette-knife or spatula, with which in the preparation of pigments the colors used in painting are collected and scraped together on the stone during the process of grinding them with the muller. Also written amazette.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. See Amass