What does Electro-gilding mean?

Electro-gilding meaning in General Dictionary

The art or means of gilding copper, metal, etc., through voltaic electricity.


Electro-gilding meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The art or procedure for gilding copper, iron, etc., through voltaic electrical energy.


Sentence Examples with the word Electro-gilding

In 1840 he described a process for the electro-gilding of silver and brass, for which in the following year he received a prize of 3000 francs from the French Academy of Sciences.

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