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The Pewter Society - Identify

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How to identify marks on pewter. British and Irish pewter is often unmarked. If marks are present, they can help in identifying when and where the item was made ...

How do I Tell If Something Is Not Real Pewter? | Our Pastimes

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Because pewter is such a soft metal, it was commonly melted and recast when a ... This makes the pieces more difficult to identify by marking and more easily ...

How to Identify Pewter Marks | Our Pastimes

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How to Identify Pewter Marks. Pewter is a mixture of two or more metals, with about 90 percent tin. As far back as the 11th century, people used pewter objects  ...

What are the identifying marks of pewter? | Reference.com

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Identifying marks on pewter fall into five categories: touch marks, pseudo-marks, quality marks, labels, and numbers. Touch marks generally indicate the ...

Pewterers' Marks - ArtiFact :: Free Encyclopedia of Everything Art ...

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Feb 28, 2013 ... Whilst hallmarks on pewter can help identify the pewterer, they have no “official” significance, unlike hallmarks on silver. There are normally ...

Pewter Touchmarks - ArtiFact :: Free Encyclopedia of Everything Art ...

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Feb 28, 2013 ... Whilst hallmarks on pewter have no official significance, they can help identify the pewterer. There are normally four hallmarks, but pewterers ...

Metal Antiques - Pewter - Old And Sold Antiques Auction

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Pewter was more generally used than silver or brass in American households from Colonial .... The best way to identify genuinely old pewter is by its surface.

How to Identify Pewter | eHow UK

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How to Identify Pewter. Often used in vases, containers, platters and decorative ornaments, pewter can be fairly easily identified as long as you look at its texture,  ...

How To Identify Pewter - Cast Boolits - Gunloads.com

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How To Identify Pewter. Learn about pewter by viewing ---> this thread <---. Robert "Things always get better once thought, time, and money are ...

Eureka, I Found It! - Metal Identification

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It's copper. Not if it's cast. Most likely, it's zinc or cast iron with a copper plating. It's pewter. Not if it's antique cast sculpture, bookends, etc.. Most likely, it's zinc.