blind tooling definition

  • noun:
    • A bookbinding method for which decorations into cover of a book are available by making impressions to the area with multiple heated resources.
    • In bookbinding, a result created by different devices upon the leather-based without support of gold-leaf.
  • adjective:
    • in bookbinding and leather-based work, the indented impression of hot resources, without gilding; -- called additionally empty tooling, and blind blocking.
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