Silverwork of Burma – Tools and Plants

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Amongst the tools and plant of a worker in silver is an open charcoal hearth fanned by English or Burmese bellows. The latter deserves a word or two of description, as they are used in many trades. They are of all sizes, from the tiny model of goldsmith, which may be worked with the little finger, to the huge apparatus of the brass-founder, required a man to each rod.

Joseph CohenSilverwork of Burma – Tools and Plants