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ENAMEnamel
ENAMEnamelin
ENAMExotic Nuclei and Atomic Masses (conference)
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So Bert grew up, filled with ideals of speed and enterprise, and became, so far as he became anything, a kind of bicycle engineer of the let's-have-a-look-at-it and enamel chipping variety.
In it was a thread-like gold chain with a tiny pink enamel heart as a pendant.
And a wonder it was to see; for its whole orb was a-shimmer with enamel and white ivory and electrum, and it glowed with shining gold; and there were zones of cyanus (2) drawn upon it.
The globular extremities of the branches are of a pearly texture, like the enamel of teeth, but so hard as just to scratch plate- glass.
Still, when it costs over five pounds--I didn't see it, but it was a lovely enamel pendant from a Bond Street shop.
Jos, although provided with some of the most splendid vests that Calcutta could furnish, thought he could not go to town until he was supplied with one or two of these garments, and selected a crimson satin, embroidered with gold butterflies, and a black and red velvet tartan with white stripes and a rolling collar, with which, and a rich blue satin stock and a gold pin, consisting of a five-barred gate with a horseman in pink enamel jumping over it, he thought he might make his entry into London with some dignity.
Agnes must have had a pretty bad time, but it would be almost worth it to go down to posterity in such enamel upon such gold.
I remember so well how, with a strange smile on his pale, curved lips, he led me through his wonderful picture gallery, showed me his tapestries, his enamels, his jewels, his carved ivories, made me wonder at the strange loveliness of the luxury in which he lived; and then told me that luxury was nothing but a background, a painted scene in a play, and that power, power over other men, power over the world, was the one thing worth having, the one supreme pleasure worth knowing, the one joy one never tired of, and that in our century only the rich possessed it.
The Argol answers that she has already done so without effect, and begins to relieve her mind about cheap German enamels for collar-bearings.
They are a shining reproof to all low-grade German "ruby" enamels, so-called "boort" facings, and the dangerous and unsatisfactory alumina compounds which please dividend-hunting owners and turn skippers crazy.
He showed her all the 'treasures' in the room, ivories, enamels, miniatures, all sorts of monstrosities from Japan, from India, from Timbuctoo .
But enamel street signs are being brought back to our attention in a talk being given by Andrew Morley on Monday.