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Recipes for green and red golds


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Calgang:

“Gold Alloys, Their Manufacture and Application”, George E. Gee,
TheTechnical Press Ltd., London, 1929 Mr. Gee has a table on
page 331 entitled “Table of Different Colours of Gold for Floral
Work” almost 30 different colors are described.

Red gold .750 copper
.250
Green gold .750 silver
.250
Dead Leaf Green gold .700 silver .300
Water Green gold .600 silver .400
Greenish Yellow gold .917 silver .083

THE FOLLOWING ALLOYS ARE DANGEROUS TO MAKE UP IN YOUR
GARAGE OR ALMOST ANY OTHER PLACE AS WELL

Green gold .750 silver .167
cadmium .083
Dark Green gold .750 silver .118
cadmium .042
copper .090
Pale Green gold .750 silver .125
cadmium .125

Hope this helps a little.

Bill
Ginkgo Designs
@WILLIAM_I_EISENBERG