Cleaning Pewter

How to care for pewter

Some collectors like there Pewter items to be bright and shiny, whilst others prefer a more aged look, this is down to personal preference.

If you Like your pewter Bright an shiney then periodic polishing with an all purpose metal polish like Goddards Brass and Copper polish will give you the desired results and keep your items looking brighter for longer.

For lightly tarnished items, a wash with hot soapy water will improve the appearance, removing dirt and very light tarnishing. always remember to ensure the item is dried properly.

The Oxidation on pewter can vary dependant upon the composition of the the Alloys used during manufacturing the piece, if not manged it may seriously damage and may eventually create holes.

Remember if you are unsure if cleaning will damage, or devalue your item always consult a specialist

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