honed finish

honed finish

A very smooth stone surface, just short of polished; imparted by a rubbing process, either hand or mechanical.
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Instead of a tightly honed finish, the author chose to bring the novel to a jerky ending, jumping back and forth, trying to tie all the loose ends together by telling one incident, and then jumping back a few minutes before to relate another event, consequently jumping to yet another occurrence some minutes ahead.
Vanity tops and tub deck: Antique gold limestone with honed finish and ogee edge.
These include Barco-travertine flooring, upstand edges and architrave reveals, a tobacco-walnut colour stone, with a honed finish.
A high-polished stone floor is perceived to have a higher value than what is referred to as a honed finish, which has a matte kind of look," he explains.
Specialists in honing work consistently point to clean oil as a major factor in achieving a fine honed finish.
The aluminum mount base and Bushnell rings are satin nickel finished to match the scope and the Velvet Honed finish on the stainless steel revolver.