Reference numberCLP/3i/58
TitlePaper, 'The manner of making at Norimberg [Nuremberg] in Germany the foliers, which the goldsmiths use to put under the precious stones' by unknown author
DescriptionPaper regarding the manufacture of goldsmiths' foil. The author discusses the materials used, how to prepare the foil, how to polish the foil, how to colour the foil, and the furnace in which the foil is made.

Subject: Metallurgy

Communicated by Monsieur [William] Schroter. Read to the Royal Society on 9 November 1671.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4924Schroter; William (1640 - 1699); public administrator1640 - 1699
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