Cast-iron lacework

Cast-iron lacework

A panel of ironwork employing an intricate ornamental design that is formed by a mass-produced casting process.

cast-iron lacework

Mass-produced decorative ironwork of intricate design, formed by the casting process and therefore relatively inexpensive compared with wrought-iron work.
References in classic literature ?
Lofty pillars formed of cannon, superposed upon huge mortars as a base, supported the fine ironwork of the arches, a perfect piece of cast-iron lacework.