Results for: Daubs

In American Revolution

What is a Daubing mix for log cabins?

Daubing traditionally consisted of clay or lime with sand, water and a bonding fibre such as horse hair. The mix was similar in thickness and texture to a coarse plaster. Dau (MORE)
In Buildings

What is wattle and daub structures?

Wattle and daub structures involved the "wattling", or weaving, of branches and twigs to make a frame for a wall. Daub was a mixture of mud, straw and/or animal fat which was (MORE)
In Middle Ages

What is a wattle and daub house made of?

A building material consisting of interwoven rods and laths or twigs plastered with mud or clay, used especially in the construction of simple dwellings or as an infill betwee (MORE)
In Middle Ages

What are wattle and daub houses?

A wattle and daub house is a house made from wattle, woven twigs, and daub, a mixture made mostly of mud. The house is framed with timbers, the wattle is put in the open areas (MORE)
In English Language

What is the definition of daub?

plaster: coat with plaster; "daub the wall" . material used to daub walls . apply to a surface; "daub paint onto the wall" . smudge: a blemish made by dirt; "he had a smudg (MORE)
In Middle Ages

What was wattle and daub in the middle ages?

Wattle was woven twigs or similar materials. Daub was mostly mud, with other things added, such as straw, hair, and manure, to hold it together better. The wattle was put into (MORE)
In Example Sentences

How do you use daub in sentence?

A number of different types of wasps are known to daub mud. The art instructor told me not to daub at the painting anymore.
In Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

When was Ewald Daub born?

Ewald Daub was born on October 13, 1889, in Brunswick, Lower Saxony, Germany.
In Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

When did Ewald Daub die?

Ewald Daub died on November 4, 1946, in Berlin, Germany.
In Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

When was Gerti Daub born?

Gerti Daub was born in 1937, in Utrecht, Netherlands.
In Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

When was Hal Daub born?

Hal Daub was born on April 23, 1941, in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, USA.
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When was Belle Daube born?

Belle Daube was born on July 26, 1887, in Northhampton, England, UK.
In Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

When did Belle Daube die?

Belle Daube died on May 25, 1959, in Hollywood, California, USA.