This section is from the book "The Corner Cupboard; Or, Facts For Everybody", by Robert Kemp Philp. Also available from Amazon: The Corner Cupboard; or Facts for Everybody.
Electrotyping. This is the art of depositing metals, held in solution by galvanism, on other metals; thus it is a perfect process of gilding. impressions of medals, coins, etc, maybe copied by it with perfect accuracy.
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