Appliqué

Appliqué

Appliqué Appliqués are decorative items of one material or metal affixed to another. Examples would be flowers or other small metal motifs riveted to a hardstone plaque, or a plaque of stone, enamel or other material applied to the top of a metal plate. Victorian...
Assay

Assay

Assay Assaying is a testing process that determines the purity of metal and the proportion of noble metals in an object. In some countries, such as Great Britain, this process is required by law and the results are stamped on the item. It is not required by law to...