How do I clean lead crystal?

Answer Prepare a SinkStopper your sink and place a rubber mat or folded bath towel in the bottom. Add a mild detergent and fill the sink with warm water. Add a few drops of vinegar if hard water spots ten... Read More »

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How do I tell if it's lead crystal?

Determine if the piece is leaded crystal or plain glass using four easy tests.First, compare the weight of the suspected leaded crystal to a comparable piece of ordinary glass. If it is really crys... Read More »

How to Tell if it's Lead Crystal?

People purchase lead crystal because it appears elegant and dazzling to the eye compared to ordinary glass. However, lead can also make up as much as 30 percent of the lead crystal's weight. Using ... Read More »

How Is Lead Crystal Manufactured?

Most people have heard of Waterford crystal, pieces of glass made into intriguing and unique shapes for a variety of uses. Waterford crystal, manufactured in Ireland, along with that manufactured b... Read More »

Is lead in crystal safe?

Lead in crystal is generally safe, as long as the liquid served in a lead crystal glass is ingested immediately after pouring. If the liquid remains in the crystal container for too long, it's poss... Read More »