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Keum-Boo

Keum-Boo is an ancient Korean gilding method for adding gold to the surface of other metals. Add this technique to your jewelry making repertoire.

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Keum-Boo Technique

This Korean technique for applying 24k gold to silver is in fact widely used in various cultures; Japanese, Chinese and in the west historically primarily to adhere gold to iron, steel and copper. I found few historical mentions in the west…