Title The Thames and Hudson Manual of Silversmithing
Binding Soft cover
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher New York Thames & Hudson 1980
0500680213 / 9780500680216
Seller ID 26946
light wear at head of spine, light foxing to top edge of text block.
This manual enables the student to master the processes of silversmithing and the practising craftsmen to perfect his skills. With the emphasis on the constructional aspects of the craft, the various stages are discussed step by step in order of execution and illustrated with documentary photographs. The differences in approach to making single pieces of silverware and a limited quantity run are explained and the diverse kinds of work that can be produced are described. With 176 illustrations.