A touchstone for gold and silver wares [microform] : Directing how to know adulterated and unlawful goldsmiths works, and the greatness of the cheat therein; and how to punish the offenders, and recover recompence to the party wronged. : Being a treatise of great use for every buyer of plate, and all buyers and wearers of silver-hilts and silver-buckles, and all other kind of goldsmiths works. / By W.B. of London, goldsmith
- W. B. (William Badcock)
- London : Printed for J. r, in Cliffords , and Z.  ..., 167
- The second edition with additions, comprising the principal matters relating to the goldsmiths and cutlers trades, and material things concerning all other manual trades.
- Physical Description:
- 18 unnumbered pages, 218 pages, 149 unnumbered pages
- Date of publication suggested by Wing.
Imperfect: imprint faded, with loss of print.
Includes: Here followeth a brief and easie way by tables, to cast up silver to the standard of XI ounces ij. peny-weight. And gold, to the standard of XXII carracts. : With questions wrought by the golden-rule; also by decimal tables. / Calculated by John Reynolds, of the Mint in the Tower. London : [s.n.], Printed in the year, 1678. on  p. at end.
Reproduction of original in: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine.
ALSO AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Other Forms:
- Available electronically as part of Early English books online.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 2000. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English Books, 1641-1700 ; 2662:6).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Wing, D.G. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and British America, and of English books printed in other countries, 1641-1700 (2nd ed.) B382A
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