Brass foil

brass made into very thin sheets; - called also Dutch gold.

See also: Brass

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The sceptres and crowns of those play-actor emperors," said Sancho, "were never yet pure gold, but only brass foil or tin.
577 Snider, this consisted of a Boxer-style coiled brass foil body 51mm in length enclosed in a cardboard tube with an iron or brass base.
The protocols of the observations made are presented in excellent detail, and an analysis of the foil itself is included, showing that it is not in fact gold at all but ordinary brass foil.
450 ammo from parts using an iron head to hold the primer and a brass foil body squished into shape.
food" sensors (food consists of crumpled balls or brass foil that trigger a response between a ground reference and a conductive surface) and a tilt sensor.
577 Snider, this consisted of a Boxer-style coiled brass foil body 51mm in length attached to a brass base with an iron rim and enclosed in a cardboard tube.
577 Snider--consisted of a Boxer-style coiled brass foil body 51mm in length attached to a brass base with an iron rim and enclosed in a cardboard tube.
577 Snider) consisted of a Boxer-style coiled brass foil body 2 inches lona enclosed in a cardboard tube with an iron or brass base.
1867--used a Potet type case consisting Of a brass foil body encased in paper attached to a rimmed base with a centerfire primer.