- the art of writing in ink made of powdered gold suspended in a small amount of glair or gum.
- the gold writing produced by this art.
Origin of chrysography
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For chrysography, or gold-writing, the tint was nearly what we call crimson.
The progress had been from mere “cheirography” to calligraphy; now it was from calligraphy to chrysography and arguriography.