gold-beater

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Noun1.gold-beater - an artisan who beats gold into gold leaf
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
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Bell had used a disc of fragile gold-beaters' skin with a patch of sheet-iron glued to the centre.
It was a beautiful, bounteous, blue day; the spangled sea calm and cool, and flatly stretching away, all round, to the horizon, like gold-beater's skin hammered out to the extremest.