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A touchstone for gold and silver wares. [electronic resource] : Directing how to know adulterated and unlawful goldsmiths works, and the greatness of the cheat therein; and how to punish the offenders, and recover recompence to the party wronged. : Being a treatise of great use for every buyer of plate, and all buyers and wearers of silver-hilts and silver-buckles, and all other kind of goldsmiths works. / By W.B. of London, goldsmith
Bib ID 8286230
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
W. B. (William Badcock)
 
Online Access
Edition The second edition with additions, comprising the principal matters relating to the goldsmiths and cutlers trades, and material things concerning all other manual trades. 
Description London : Printed for J. []r, in Cliffords [], and Z. [] ..., 167[] 
[18], 218, [149] p. 
Series

Early English books online.

Notes

Imperfect: imprint faded, with loss of print.

Date of publication suggested by Wing.

Includes: Here followeth a brief and easie way by tables, to cast up silver to the standard of XI ounces ij. peny-weight. And gold, to the standard of XXII carracts. : With questions wrought by the golden-rule; also by decimal tables. / Calculated by John Reynolds, of the Mint in the Tower. London : [s.n.], Printed in the year, 1678. on [149] p. at end.

Reproduction of original in: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine.

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Wing (2nd ed.) B382A

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English Books, 1641-1700 ; 2662:6) 
Subjects Precious metals -- Assaying -- England -- Early works to 1800.  |  Goldwork -- England -- Early works to 1800.  |  Silverwork -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Available From Bell & Howell Information and Learning, 300 N. Zeeb Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1346 

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