This section is from the book "A Treatise On Beverages or The Complete Practical Bottler", by Charles Herman Sulz. Also available from Amazon: A Treatise On Beverages.
Take eight parts of resin and one part wax, to which, when melted together, add four parts plaster Paris. Use while hot. Use no more than is sufficient to cover well the parts to be cemented.
Another good cement for marble and alabaster is prepared as follows: Stir to a thick batter with silicate of soda, 12 parts of Portland cement, 6 parts slaked lime, 6 parts finely powdered lead, 1 part infusoria earth. The cemented object need not be heated; after twenty-four hours the fracture is firm.