BACKGROUND and MEANING of most ESENTIAL FIRE ASSAY TERMS

 
 
  • BLANK ASSAY
  • BLICK  / BLINK / BIRGHTENING / FLASH / SCINTILLATION”

  • FEATHERS
  • FREEZING OF ASSAY

  • MATTE – SPEISS – REGULUS
  • OPENING AND DRIVING OF ASSAY
  • “SPIT” – “SPITTING” at beginning of cupellation / fire assaying
  • “SPIT” – “SPITTING” – “SPROUT” – “SPROUTING”  – “SPURTING”-  “VEGETATION” at the end of cupellation
  • “SURCHARGE” – “CHECK” – “PROOF” – “STANDARD”
  • “INQUART” – “INQUARTATION”
  • MICROCUPELLATION
  • CUPELLATION
  •  TEMPERATURE CYCLE DURING CUPELLATION

ANALYTICAL METHODS FOR DETERMINATION OF GOLD ( Articles & Papers )

REFERENCE BOOKS – Free download  ►Internet Archive  ►(I.A.) ►Bewster Kahle 

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Fire Assay Technical Vocabulary