Japanese Studies in the History of Science, Supplement 1 / 1971

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Chemical Aspects of Medieval Arabic Minting in a Treatise By Mansur ibn Bacra
Martin Levey
Japanese Studies in the History of Science, Supplement 1 / 1971.
The History of Science Society of Japan, Tokyo
136pp

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Arabic Minting
I Arabic Chemical Technology 1
II Noble Metals in Currency and Their legality 11
III Origin of Minerals and Their Chemical Treatment 17
IV Parting of Gold and Silver 22
V Refining of Gold for Coinage 25
VI Testing of Gold and Gold Coins 28
VII Refining of Silver for Coinage of Dirhams 31
VIII Polishing of Gold and Silver Flans 35
IX Varia Regarding Some Mint Operations and Apparatus 37
X Medicinal Properties of Gold 43
Translation of “Revelation of Secrets of the Operations in the Egyptian Mint” from the Arabic 47
Notes 82
Glossary 126
Index 129
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