Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

 Previous item  Up One Level Next item

shoder

The packet of 1,160 gold sheets interleaved between sheets of goldbeater's skin 4 1/2 inches square. The "shoder" is the second beating stage in the the manufacture of GOLD LEAF , and is a more delicate stage than the CUTCH (1) but less so than the MOLD (2) . See also: GOLDBEATING .

(29 )




[Search all CoOL documents]


URL: http://cool.conservation-us.org/don/dt/dt3087.html
Timestamp: Saturday, 19-Nov-2011 13:18:44 PST
Retrieved: Sunday, 19-Nov-2017 10:40:56 GMT