The Historical Origins Of Cosmetic Mirrors

- Sep 29, 2018 -

Shirwie Royal Mirror. Shirwie Royal Mirror Heritage Shirwie century old, inherit the traditional technology on the basis of continuous development of new products, change the process of innovation. Responding to the Government's policy of supporting the century. Actively explore the international and domestic market. Be steady and strive for the race. China's national culture enterprises to carry forward the vast majority. The company set up 100 chain stores nationwide, planning to open 300 stores nationwide in 2016. The mirror variety has cloisonne craft mirror, 99 sterling silver Craft Mirror, handmade raden lacquer mirror and so on a batch has the Chinese traditional culture craft high quality product. By the international and domestic consumers love.

Products are exported to Korea, Japan, the United States.

Chinese bronze mirror. China's Slavery Society was in the Bronze Age, people in the long-term bronze metallurgy practice, the relationship between the alloy composition, performance and use, and can manually control the ratio of copper, tin and lead. The ancient book "Kaogongji" recorded "Gold has six Qi", that is, six kinds of alloy ratio. One of the last together: "Gold, tin half, called the qi of the Jian." "is to make the bronze mirror with the matching. "Kam" is the mirror, with high tin, is because the bronze mirror grinding bright surface and silver-white ze, but also need to have a casting performance to ensure detailed pattern. As early as more than 2000 years ago, our ancestors made a fine "translucent mirror", which reflected the beautiful pattern behind the bronze mirror, thus causing the world's great Xing Yue. In order to solve the "translucent mirror" mystery, scholars at home and abroad spent hundreds of years of research and exploration, until the recent discovery, this is due to the mirror in the manufacturing process, there is a slight unequal curvature relative to the back pattern, reflected on the back of the pattern.

This fully illustrates the ancient Chinese high-tech mirror technology and light reflection characteristics of deep understanding.

Ancient European metal mirrors. In Europe, the ancient Greek and Roman times, but also with a slightly protruding polished metal plate for the mirror, its non-reflective side engraved with patterns, the first mirror is a hand mirror with a handle, to the 1th century A.D. appeared in the full-shot of the big mirror, medieval, hand mirror in Europe popular, usually silver or polished bronze mirror, medieval,

A small mirror in a delicate ivory box or a precious metal box that is a fashionable thing for women to carry, the back-painted glass mirrors are 12 to 13 centuries from the turn of the century, and to the Renaissance, Nuremberg and Venice have become famous mirror centers.

At the beginning of 14th century, the Venetian with foil and mercury painted on the glass back mirror, it is clear that the 15th century Nuremberg made of a convex lens, is a glass ball in the interior of a layer of tin amalgam.

Modern mirrors. Modern mirrors are made with the method invented by German chemist Liebig 1835, mixing silver nitrate and reducing agent to precipitate silver nitrate, attached to glass. The general use of reducing agent is sugar or potassium tartrate tetrahydrate sodium.

In 1929, the British Pilton Brothers improved the method by continuous silver plating, copper plating, lacquer, drying and other techniques. With the progress of technology, the cost of mirrors, the appearance of a variety of curved mirror, so that the use of the mirror more widely, with the addition of the appearance of more than the use of.

such as a spherical rear-view parabolic mirror used in automobiles, used in a telescope for assembling and in a searchlight to reflect parallel light in a parabolic mirror.