The essential assembling materials to achieve the elegance of the items are the metal components. Bronze and brass are the main materials used in the production of ACF components. Every items is made with the most suitable technique and it is still carefully produced with the ancient technique of wax and clay process. All components are then finished by hand, cleaned, welded with brass or silver. The most part of bronze components are also hand chiseled to achieve clearer details.

The finishing of metal is of great importance for the final look of the items. It can be done in various ways according to the client's request. the most requested finishing is the one called "antique gold". Once the pure gold is applied on the metal component, the item is plated with an aging paste and protected by a clear paint, then fired at approximately 160° centigrade. The item becomes inalterable but with an antique look similar to the original.

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