Contains tables showing the value of rough plate, looking glass finished, broken or divided; prices of grinding, polishing, silvering and diamond cutting; also discounts.
Separate title page: "The compleat appraiser. Consisting of useful tables with their explanation for the valuing of..." / by an Eminent Broker. 2nd ed., 1758.
"[The] nature and antiquity of glass in general; or plate or looking glass; of the ingredients of which it is made and the time it requires for founding; of the manner of grinding, polishing and silvering it. Also of the different colours of plate glass."