composition joint

composition joint

A bell-and-spigot joint that is sealed with a combination of materials such as cement and hemp, rope and rosin, etc.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
251 (GB), with sleeping blue glazed eyes, closed pursed lips with flocked hair, and composition jointed body, circa 1910.
Full browser ?