Black-japan



noun
a black bituminous varnish
Historical Examples

Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II Joshua Rose
Practical Carriage and Wagon Painting Mayton Clarence Hillick
Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral Information in the Arts, Manufactures, Professions, and Trades…, Sixth Edition, Volume I Arnold Cooley

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