How do I clean an old pewter tea set?

Answer Start GentlyWash each piece of your tea set or service with hot or warm soapy water to remove dirt and tarnish. Rinse thoroughly and dry with a soft cloth. Do not use a dishwasher.Decision TimeDec... Read More »

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How to Clean Pewter?

Pewter is an alloy metal made primarily from tin mixed with a small amount of lead, copper, bismuth or antimony. Pewter starts out a shade of light gray, and as it ages the metal oxidizes and darke... Read More »

How do I clean pewter plates?

Mix the PasteMix 1/2 cup flour with 1 cup vinegar and 1 tsp. salt. Stir the mix together until it forms a thick paste.Apply the PasteApply the paste all over the pewter plates and let it dry. Wipe ... Read More »

How do you clean and polish pewter?

Okay....pewter is a mixture of about 90% tin and 10% of other alloys, so therefore it does not polish as shiny as silver...but the best way to clean it is simply with soapy water made by dish washi... Read More »

How to Clean Pewter Naturally?

Cleaning blackened pewter naturally without purchasing commercially produced cleaners is easy. This article explains how.