A touch-stone for gold and silver wares. Or, a manual for goldsmiths, and all other persons, whether buyers, sellers, or wearers of any manner of goldsmiths work... Together with the several statutes now in force for regulating abuses committed in that craft. And the Charter of the Goldsmiths Incorporation taken from the Record and truly rendred into English. To which is annexed the laws in force against brass hilts, and brass buckles, etc. And directions for discovering the counterfeit coyn of this kingdom. And also a catalogue of the forraign coyns, with the particular weights, allay, and value of each coyn. By W.B. of London, goldsmith.
|Main Author:||W. B.|
|Related Names:||Bassett, Thomas bookseller. , Bellinger, John.|
|Language(s):||English ; Latin|
London, Printed for John Bellinger... and Thomas Bassett... 1677.
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Goldwork > Early works to 1800.
Engravings > England > 17th century.
Signatures: A⁸ (*)⁴ (**)² B-H⁸ I².
Specimen indictment printed in parallel columns of Latin and English, p. 44-48.
, 115,  p. (the last blank) 2 plates.
18 cm. (8vo)
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