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This process is called cupellation, from being performed in a small crucible called a cupell.
When calcined with the imperfect metals, it unites with them, and has the same effect as lead in cupellation.
Silver is extracted from lead by means of the process of cupellation.
Silver remains after cupellation in flattened elliptical buttons, adhering but only slightly to the cupel.
These figures are based on those given by Plattner, and apply only to buttons of such shape as those left after cupellation.