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Ancient wire making


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Master Goldsmith and Gem Setter with a hang to antique
techniques; for instance granulation and filigree as used 6th
century AD, wire making at that time and soldering (welding with
copper ores). Replica of one of the most elaborate dics fibula
"allemannic" ever found in collaboration with the

Welcome Thomas,

I am also interested in ancient technologies, especially the
wire making. Do you make the wires you use the old way - strip
or block twist? Do you know of anything written (in English) on
this except the articles in Jewellery Studies?

Mary