This book contains recipes for the production of artificial crystal, the production of glass splinters, crystal splinters and quartz splinters.
It contains recipes for colour production, like the Gazzera marina, Giallodoro, Granato, Ametisto, Zafiro, Nero vellutato, Marmorino, Rosso in corpo, Lattimo, Persichino and Perla orientale.
There are furthermore recipes for the production of coloured stained glass (for example Smeraldo, topatio, grisopatio, celeste, zaffiro, giallodoro, ingranato and others).
Then it gives a method to produce colour quartz in rubino, balasco, topatio, opale or girasole and another one to prepare some colour pastes to imitate emeralds, garnets and aquamarines.
Then there are some instructions to produce enamels.
Finally it explains how to make crimson varnish, rose madder, with several other plants and flowers.