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Definition of mosaic gold

Mosaic gold
Mosaic Mo*sa"ic, a. Of or pertaining to the style of work called mosaic; formed by uniting pieces of different colors; variegated; tessellated; also, composed of various materials or ingredients. A very beautiful mosaic pavement. --Addison. Florentine mosaic. See under Florentine. Mosaic gold. (a) See Ormolu. (b) Stannic sulphide, SnS2, obtained as a yellow scaly crystalline powder, and used as a pigment in bronzing and gilding wood and metal work. It was called by the alchemists aurum musivum, or aurum mosaicum. Called also bronze powder. Mosaic work. See Mosaic, n.
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Ormolu Or`mo*lu", n. [F. or moulu; or gold (L. aurum) + moulu, p. p. of moudre to grind, to mill, L. molere. See Aureate, and Mill.] A variety of brass made to resemble gold by the use of less zinc and more copper in its composition than ordinary brass contains. Its golden color is often heightened by means of lacquer of some sort, or by use of acids. Called also mosaic gold. Ormolu varnish, a varnish applied to metals, as brass, to give the appearance of gold.
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Mosaic gold. See under Mosaic.

Meaning of mosaic gold from wikipedia

- Mosaic gold or bronze powder refers to tin(IV) sulfide as used as a pigment in bronzing and gilding wood and metal work. It is obtained as a yellow scaly...
- A mosaic is a piece of art or image made from the ****embling of small pieces of colored gl****, stone, or other materials. It is often used in decorative...
- well as tesserae gold mosaics. "Gold-ground" paintings, where the background of the figures was all in gold, was introduced in mosaics in later Early Christian...
- A Roman mosaic is a mosaic made during the Roman period, throughout the Roman Republic and later Empire. Mosaics were used in a variety of private and...
- sheathed with polychrome marbles, green and white with purple porphyry, and gold mosaics. The exterior, clad in stucco, was tinted yellow and red during restorations...
- Go!" (#9 on the Hot 100) and "Hypnotize Me" (#36 on the Hot 100). Mosaic earned a Gold rating by the RIAA, and hit #41 on the Billboard 200 album charts...
- Titanium pigments Titanium Yellow (PY53): NiO·Sb2O3·20TiO2 Tin Pigments Mosaic gold: stannic sulfide (SnS2) Zinc Pigments Zinc Yellow (PY36): Zinc chromate...
- The Mosaic Company is a Fortune 500 company based in Tampa, Florida which mines phosphate and potash, and is the largest U.S. producer of potash and phosphate...
- technique was also used for the gold colour in mosaics. Various different techniques may sometimes also be described as "gold gl****". Zwischengoldglas is...
- (lac sulphuris) – formed by adding an acid to thion hudor (lime sulfur) Mosaic goldstannic sulfide, formed by heating a mixture of tin filings, sulfur...
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