Gold Leaf and Accessories

Gold Leaf and Accessories

Gold leaf is gold that has been hammered into thin sheets by goldbeating and is often used for gilding

Gold leaf is a type of metal leaf, but the term is rarely used when referring to gold leaf. The term metal leaf is normally used for thin sheets of metal of any colour that do not contain any real gold.

Layering gold leaf over a surface is called gold leafing or gilding.