How to Antique Gold Leaf Metal?

Answer Antiquing an object that is plated with gold leaf is an affordable way to duplicate the beauty of genuine, Old World gold, and it is an easy process that produces great results. Using gold leaf can... Read More »

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Is gold leaf real gold?

Yes, gold leaf is real gold. It is pure gold that has been beaten into an extremely thin layer or foil. About 20 grams of gold will result in 6 square meters of gold leaf, according to Mosaic Art S... Read More »

What type of draw leaf hardware is used on this antique/older table?

Where will an antique watch be marked if it is gold?

Gold items, such as watches, will be marked in a number of different ways using standard industry jewelry markings. A "K" marking indicates the karat. A "KP" marking indicates karat plumb, or the e... Read More »

How to Remove Rust From Antique Metal?

Antique metal is still available today in many forms. Serving dishes, jewelry, toys, tea sets, furniture and other items both large and small. In most cases, antique metal was not made with protect... Read More »