Bath metal

an alloy consisting of four and a half ounces of zinc and one pound of copper.
- Dickens.

See also: Bath

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To mix 16 parts copper and 41/2 parts zinc makes Bath Metal, which is also known as Prince's Metal or Rupert's Metal.