Definitions for period piece
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word period piece
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something, as a novel, painting, or building, of interest or value primarily because it evokes a period of history.
any work of art whose special value lies in its evocation of a historical period
A work of art or drama which evokes a particular historical era
A work which evokes the era in which it was produced, but may not have any other especial features
"Period piece" is a phrase that is used to describe creative works which involve a time period in history.
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