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 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 »

Properties of Lead Crystal?

As a heavy, brilliant, clear and durable glass, lead crystal became a new way of making glass after British inventor George Ravenscroft developed it in 1674. Lead crystal includes properties of lea... Read More »

How to Detect Lead in Crystal?

You have reason to suspect lead in your crystal containers if the containers hold stored liquids such as wine, alcohol, vinegar-based salad dressings or fruit juices. The acid in these liquids can ... 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 »