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Some marvellously beautiful silver work is displayed in the exhibit of the Messrs. Elkington in the British section. The rep01t8Se decorations on the silverV'are were produced entirely by the hammer, the plate being struck on the back until the fi??,ures of the design are sufficiently raised. One false b!ow might ruin the work of months. The English enamels are among the finest exhibited, not excepting the Chinese and Japanese. They were produced in the follow ing manner: The vase or otherdoi:10.1038/scientificamerican11181876-329 fatcat:xht4t662lrf6ji2mb5zb2vdpem