1. GOLD LEAF that
is twice the customary thickness, or approximately
1/100,000 to 1/125,000 inch in thickness. 2.
Regular gold leaf that is doubled upon itself
before laying down. Double gold leaf, of this
form, or as described above, is easier to handle
and gives a brighter and more solid appearance. It
is used mainly in edge gilding. (130 , 335 )