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The following articles by Robert Charleston discuss early engraving equipment and techniques -- but not specifically diamond point engraving:

Charleston, Robert. "Wheel-Engraving and -Cutting: Some Early Equipment, I: Engraving." Journal of Glass Studies, v. 6, 1964, pp. 83-100, ill.

Charleston, Robert. "Wheel-Engraving and -Cutting: Some Early Equipment, II: Water-Power and Cutting." Journal of Glass Studies, v. 7, 1965, pp. 41-54, ill.

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There are many books that discuss engraving techniques -- you found several of the best ones. I attached our bibliography for engraving glass and diamond point engraving for your information.

So far, in skimming materials, I haven't come up with a specific answer to your question.

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