3 1/2 in Imported synthetic 
For easy transfer of precious metals. Textured hairs keep the leaf from slipping 
$29.00 ea Tip
NOW AVAILABLE : 1/2 OZ CONTAINERS OF LIQUID GESSO AT A REDUCED PRICE 
WRITING & APPLYING GOLD TO LIQUID GESSO
PLEASE NOTE: GOLD and other metals are FINAL SALES 



ONLINE GILDING SUPPLIES for
CALLIGRAPHY & ILLUMINATION


Agate Lipstick Burnisher short handle $50.00
Pointed Agate Burnisher long handle   $45.00
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Full Skins Manuscript Grade (3 Ft)
Sale Price $145.00 Tube $6.00 
Gold Powder  23.75k
1 gram per container 
Special Price  $160.00 
Limited availability


Shell Gold  23.75k 
1.1 gram
Sale Price    $150.00
Retail Price $190.00

How to place an order:
Just send an e-mail to ([email protected]) with the item(s) you are interested in purchasing and we will send you a PAYPAL proforma invoice which includes freight. This is where your credit card information is needed. 
No membership  required for payment
We NEVER see the credit card information, and we keep nothing on file.
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PLEASE NOTE: 
Gold and other metals are FINAL SALES
Please Note: Gold & other metals are non-returnable. They are FINAL SALE items.

GOLD, ETC  DISCOUNTED
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Gold Powder & Shell Gold Tablets
Sepia Inks
$8.00 ea or set of 4 $28.00
Terra cotta, Walnut, Java, Eucalyptus
beautiful Sepia Inks, waterproof, vibrant, pigmented, fade resistant
 will work in dip pens, ruling pens, and fountain pens. 
ANOTHER FINE RICHTONE INK
A soft suede covered foam pad that is used on a surface on which to cut loose leaf gold. The suede while being static free, has a texture that keeps the leaf from slipping while trimming. 
GILDERS  CUSHION 
$62.00 ea
Underside: knife and thumb strap

GOLD SIZE(Jerry's pink stuff)
CHINESE SUMI INKS (IMPORTED)
SUMI BLACK (MUSK SCENT)  $ 8.00
SUMI VERMILION $ 8.00
IMPORTED FROM CHINA


GUM AMMONIAC LIQUID $ 8.00
Developed from a 12th century middle east formula .  An exceptional flat gilding adhesive. No breathing on required to activate. Will take any metal. Should be refrigerated when not in use, Ready to use right out the container. 5 year shelf life.  May require  some sieving to eliminate any fine particle debris.   Easy to use , simple instructions and reasonably priced in a 1 oz wide mouth container.  Quality at its best . Far superior than any competitors product on the calligraphic market. Certainly at least 
60% less cost wise ! 
 RICHTONE  COLOR  INKS
20 color set  RETAIL $ 120.00 SALE PRICE $ 80.00
Private label, transparent, waterproof, lightfast inks. Made here at our own facility. Top of the line inks made from the best pigmented  dye colors to produce rich, quality inks that will work in any dip pen , most fountain pens, and all parallel pens. 

         NOW AVAILABLE INDIVIDUALLY AT $ 6.00 EA. 
           OR BUY THE COMPLETE SET OF 20/$ 80.00
       shipped in Nalgene spill proof plastic containers



Gilders Knife  
$ 16.00 
           GESSO MATERIAL(Cennini )
Slaked plaster of Paris (100%)  $ 8.00/oz.
         (Calcium sulphate dihydrate)
Titanium Dioxide powder (Reagent) $ 8.00/oz
Lead Carbonate powder (white lead) $ 12.00/oz
Hide Glue (Bovine) the real size $ 8.00/oz
Armenian Bole powder (coloring agent)
Imported from Turkey $ 3.00/Tablespn. 
The Titanium dioxide is NOT a substitute
for white lead. The chemical properties
are substantially different. It is used as a safe
alternative for the lead carbonate. 
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VARIEGATED GOLDS (25 SHEET PACK)
Each pack is unique. We cannot guarantee the patterns being the same if you order two books of one color.  These are oversized books 5 1/2 square. , 25 sheets to the book
$ 18.00 PER BOOK (ANY COLOR)
23K GOLD LEAF (PATENT) $ 38.00 PER BOOK retails for $ 67.00
PALLADIUM LEAF (PATENT) $ 60.00 PER BOOK retails for $ 80.00
WHITE GOLD 12K $ 36.00 PER BOOK retails for $ 45.00
24k Patent or Loose Gold Sale price $ 44.00
AGATE LIPSTICK SHORT HANDLE BURNISHERS
            NEW PACKAGING, WIDE MOUTH JARS FOR EASY USE. INSTRUCTIONS INCL.
$ 6.00 PER JAR. 10 YEAR SHELF LIFE, NO BREATHING REQUIRED TO ACTIVATE, 
THE BEST GILDING ADHESIVE ON THE MARKET. BROAD EDGED OR POINTED PEN

                            

GOLD SIZE ( JERRY'S PINK STUFF)
KOSHER CALF SKINS . BOTH SIDES CAN BE WRITTEN ON. MANUSCRIPT GRADE, INFO AVAILABLE ON PREPARATION OF SKINS
561  810 8956
ILLUMINATOR'S BOLE
RAISING PREPARATION (NON  POISONOUS)
The Illuminators Bole is a non poisonous raising preparation. Made from an early 12th century manuscript based on middle east gilding adhesives. Nothing synthetic here !  It attaches Gold and any other metal easily. Requires breathing on to activate, but can be delayed easily for a week if the user needs to stop. Reactivation is easy. 
As compared to Instacoll, PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING. According to Kolner,(the manufacturer) Instacoll has a shelf life of 2 years.  Instacoll does not have attaching capabilities after 48 hours. In other words, You can breath on the Instacoll, but the Gold will NOT adhere. An activator is necessary to have the Gold attach. The shine is lost.  Even though Instacoll is a raising synthetic adhesive, it does NOT dry seamlessly if a 2nd layer is required.  Instacoll must be polished with a Hematite burnisher directly and if there are any blemishes or minor imperfections on the face of the item in question, it will be carried over once the Gold is applied. WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET !.  And most importantly,                    Instacoll is unforgiving. Once applied , however it dries,  IS YOURS TO KEEP !
ILLUMINATOR'S BOLE 1/4OZ $ 12.00 or 2 for $ 20.00
              Hematite Burnishers short handle lipstick shape $ 125.00 

MOON GOLD 22K ON SALE $ 45.00 retails for $ 67.00
FEATHERS aged, uncut & machine precut          

PEACOCK POINTER FLIGHT FEATHERS 
UNCUT 11 TO 14 INCH. $ 36,00/12, MACHINE PRECUT $ 48.00/12
Beautiful black tipped Goose pointers, 
uncut $ 24.00/12 , precut $ 36.00/12
Imported Chinese Turkey flight pointers, x large 14 " beautiful feathers. $ 48.00/12 precut $ 60.00/12
RED 
BLUE
GREEN
BLACK
ON SALE $ 24.00
           $15.00 1/4 oz LIQUID GESSO  $ 25.00 1/2 oz.
                  Non poisonous, ready to use, just stir
                       Titanium dioxide/slaked plaster based
                   www.jtresser.com/liquidgesso.html


VELLUM SHEETS 9 X 12  ON SALE
               $ 14.00 PER SHEET
SOLD OUT