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[144] Fire Gilding
In the twentieth century there can be little doubt that electroplating is the best way to develop a gold coating on a metal object. It provides successful results in many colors and can be adapted to one-of-a-kind or mass production. Knowing this, it might seem peculiar to devote the following section to the ancient art of fire gilding. It is more time consuming than modern methods, it requires more material, there is a greater risk of failure, and it is a health risk unless performed under ventilation. Why then should it be included?.... (2001)
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Show me more articles from: [The Theory and Practice of Goldsmithing]|[Prof. Dr. Erhard Brepohl]
Releated Categories: [Depletion Gilding]|[Surface Manipulation]
ISBN: 0961598492

 

[74] Some Notes on Depletion Gilding
This is an academic paper, not a technical 'how to' guide. Many of the procedures described are unsafe in practice.... (1990)
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Show me more articles from: [Brain Press Publications]|[Charles Lewton-Brain]
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