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China dishes and glassware are not only beautiful, but often collectible. To learn about the care, collecting, appraisal, and identification of fine (bone) china place settings, serving pieces, and art pieces; along with decorative dinnerware, glass and crystal stemware, service pieces, and art pieces from various manufacturers, come on in and ask and answer questions here.
The cloudy film is most likely caused by hard water. If you don't normally use a Finish-type rinse aid in your dishwasher, this may be the time to start. For dishes that are already cloudy, try acetone (fingernail polish remover) and then wash in mild detergent. Or, use a paste of toothpaste to sc…
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You can use the dishwasher for cleaning earthenware dishes but you should not use bad chemicals or powder. For handmade pottery you need to check with the maker but modern commercial dinnerware, which has a glaze applied over the decorations, can be washed in the dishwasher.
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just seen a set sell on ebay for £700, depends on how many items and what is in the set of course but this is beautiful porcelain and highly collectable
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Blue Willow (also known as "The Willow Pattern") is a blue pattern used on ceramic kitchen and housewares.
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Both are durable, but can chip. Porcelain is a form of stoneware. Both refer to high fire, well vitrified, non-porous ceramic ware, containing quartz or silica, kaolin, and feldspar. The main difference is that porcelain is formulated to be whiter and more translucent, with less iron. A durability…
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volumetric flask
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Fine Dinnerware The word, china, is commonly used as a generic name for all dinnerware but there are several different kinds. Most them are ceramic which are means they are made from clay. After the clay has been shaped and fired for the first time, the pattern is applied. Next a glaze which is glas…
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Yes it is. I used to have many of them and had no idea that they contained lead. I have recently stopped using all my crystal glasses by Waterford after having tested over 9 times the safe level for lead. They say the headaches will go away in a few months.Regards
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there is a 32 piece set for sale right now on eBay for $250
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Science glassware could be repurposed for other uses in gardening, decorating or storage.
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The original Globe Theatre burned down during Shakespeare's time. There is a replica today in Southwark. An American actor named Sam Wanamaker rebuilt it.
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Glass is actually many things and different shapes. Glass is actually considered to be a liquid. Higher temperature make it run better.Perfect flat windows is glass that is melted on top of a layer of molten Tin.Gravity helps in this process. When Tin melts, it provides a perfect flat surface.Wine g…
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The early pieces are lightweight, the china rings and the glaze is smooth. Few of the pieces were marked since there were so many manufacturers over time. Spode is making new pieces. If you have an unusual piece, it might be vintage and worth a few dollars more. Martha Stewart had a video on it and …
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because the base of them erode in 3 diffrent ways ur gay because the base of them erode in 3 diffrent ways ur gay i have a hench willy no jokes
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I'm not sure where you are but in Georgia you can buy Today's Home dishes at Fred's Discount store
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The value of depression glassware depends on the Pattern, Color and Condition. It varies greatly. You might want to check eBay and search for depression glass.
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Blue Willow china is a popular type of dinnerware. Many people collect this to display in china cabinets as well as to use for food.
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Reasons for glass include its use for windows to provide a means to view through a barrier for protection. Mirrors to reflect or refract light and allow us to see behind us. Eye glasses to correct our vision. Dishes for eating on and glasses to drink from. Fiber optic cable to send information at fa…
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So they can be stacked on top of one another.
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While Noritake does not offer appraisals for current or past products, the best way to estimate the value of your china is to search for "Noritake (pattern name here)" with a search engine. You'll generally get results from Replacements Limited, and the replacement value of your china is the best op…
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you can use a beaker,tripal bean balance,and a graduated cylinder......i was gana say a ruler but i am not sure...
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you might get sick cuz it will harm your food
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Food can be served "family style" where all the meat servings are on one platter, all the side dish servings or salad servings are in large bowls and each person serves themselves from there.  Another style is "plated", like in a restaurant, where individual servings of the meat and side dishes…
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Glassware heated in a microwave can shatter into pieces.
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A compote dish is a wide, shallow dish used to serve a compote. Amberina is a type of two-toned glass.
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so I don't have to do your homework for you
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From friends or local dealer who the friends probably introduced the person too. BAD STUFF STAY FROM IT. It took 3 years of my life and almost ended it .. Stick to weed my friend. --- The above is about some narcotic substance. Common glass which is used in glassware and windows is made from silic…
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Sure can. Tends to burn hot, and pretty fast. Would suggest burning cedar as a mix with other woods for best results. In an open fireplace, it will crackle and pop alot. So care needs to be taken. As always, make sure its good and dry.Good starter wood.
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You use a wire or asbestos screen
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micro @oven safe
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The answer may be New Martinsville 1925.
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things such as, lemon juice/tea/cofee/bleaches and also your body
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which glass contains lead in it? Crystal glass has lead in it. more about types of glass here: http://www.britglass.org.uk/AboutGlass/TypesofGlass.html
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In order to accurately classify your mechanical glassware, we will need additional product information. The more you tell us about your mechanical glassware, the easier it will be for us to help you classify it.
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Anything made from it-usually refers to glasses; the drinking kind.
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Lights
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A lens is a curved glass that refracts or bends light rays. The two principal types of lenses are convex and concave.
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There is very little difference between a demitasse cup and an espresso cup. By looking at them it may be impossible to tell. A demitasse cup does hold a tiny bit more liquid than an espresso cup that's where the differences end.
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They are breakable, and you can see through them. Glass is a very ancient invention.(Just kidding, my apologies) . You'd do better by visiting Wikipedia page about glass.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glass
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Chances are that what you are seeing is minerals from the chlorinated water that splashed on the window. If there is a build up, you may need to try the chemical method first and then do the physical method. Try using 0000 size steel wool - dry - on the window. Spray window with white vinegar sol…
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That would depend on several variables The maker The pattern The rarity The condition The demand As there are so many variables this question cannot be answered without more information.
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A tour of the well-known ceramics term "China" turns out to be quite a circuitous trip, beginning of course with the word's obvious origin: China. Europeans gave the name to the hard and highly valued bowls, plates and other decorative wares that they imported from China over the span of hundred…
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To clean hard water deposits on drinking glasses you can apply a thin layer of white toothpaste to the spotted area. Rub the toothpaste onto the glass and then rinse and hand dry. The toothpaste is mildly abrasive which should get rid of the water spots. White vinegar has been proven to work to …
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Jet Dry is normally a quick fix and actually works. Or for a more permanent fix a water softner will work for a much higher price. White vinegar has been proven to work to remove hard water stains from glasses. See the step by step method below... Natural Formula to Use: Equal parts white vinega…
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England. If you mean Wedgwood. There is no middle "e" in the famous old English company name. If the word does have an "e" in it, it is not authentic.
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Ingredients: Aqua Sodium Laureth Sulfate Sodium chloride Cocamide DEA Triclosan Aloe barbadensis Cocamidopropyl betaine Glycerine Parfum Citric acid Benzoic acid Benzyl alcohol Benzyl salicylate Butylphenyl methylpropional Methyparaben Methylchloroisothiazolinone Methylisothiazolino…
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If you broke the vase in a store, it depends on store policy. Some have very clearly posted signs saying "You break it, you buy it," in which case yes, you do. If they don't force you to pay for the vase it is probably good etiquette to pay for it or part of it anyway, because you did cost them the…
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If they are not too bad here's what you do: Mix about 1:6 white vinegar and water (one part white vinegar to 6 parts water) in a spray bottle. Add a small amount of joy or dish washing liquid to the mix. Spray the class, let sit for a few minutes. It should come clean. If it needs more work, you m…
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Yes: If it is made of plastic, a utility knife with a fresh blade will do the trick. Or a hacksaw. If it is made of glass, you will need a glass cutter and a guide (or very steady hand).
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I am looking for the same answer, I have a tea set just like this and I wanted to know who made it. Please if anyone knows please answer the question.
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bone ash is made by burning the bones of all animals
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Spray WD40 on to it and then rub with a cloth. Or soak it in hot soapy water for 30 minutes or so and wash as usual.
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Typically, hot soapy water will do the trick. Just fill the carafe up with hot water and dish soap and let it sit. You can also use a small brush to break the sediments loose. Rinse and repeat until completely clean. Denture cleaner rocks. Just follow the instructions on the packet. -ewinejl
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EPNS stands for Electro Plated Nickel Silver - another term for silver plate.
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Micro meaning extremely small and scope meaning to view. It has the ability to observe matter organisms and what have you, that we humans are unable to observe with the naked eye. It is useful because it helps medically, scientifically and which every way.
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No it will not fit. It will sit on the table like a large, odd-looking place mat. Tablecloth measurements refer to the exact size of the table cloth, not to the size of table it will fit. For a 96 inch diameter round table, you'll likely need a 120 inch diameter tablecloth to allow for 12 inch overh…
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Glass is in the category which is considered a super cooled liquid. There is no crystaline structure to maintain it's shape.
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Glass is silicon oxide and non bio degradable.Glass dust has hazardous effect on humans and other bio life.
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Do not touch it, especially if you're barefoot. Go put some socks and shoes on and get a dustpan and brush, and cover your hands with rubber gloves. Carefully approach the area where the glass is, and brush the glass into the dustpan. Put the glass into a trash bag and carefully dispose of it.
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Kate Malone is a ceramics artist and is inspired by nature, her work is human size and has been a ceramics artist for 30 years.
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yes, this time she wants 10tuplets.
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Yes, they did- but some have been discontinued, as of 1998. There are over 15,000 pages of crystal available for your scrutiny at the Replacemants, Ltd. website.
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A magnifying glass or convex lens.
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I have a vase with a crown on the bottom
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Keep your self fit with exercise or yoga, don't care much about cotemnms people make on your style, if you like some thing, atleast there are 10% people share same choice.Be your self and wear to adopt which you feel you are comfortable with and enjoying ..remember bald is also beautiful so enjoy li…
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Hi, I am trying to find someone who can get me some information about some china I have. I would love to know the price before I sell it. It is Roselyn China. Would you please get me to someone with a price Thank you,Brenda
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Thermal shock; when one part expands due to heat absorption quicker than an adjacent part, the two can separate and critically damage the structure of the dish.
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f.b. rodgers silver co 1883 2377 4 piece set what is it worth
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Crown with a cross on top on the left side of the crown 18 and on the right side 83
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1 million pound
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It is a polyp. Good question!
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you can make contact lenses, paper weights, glasses, bottles, cars/boats (fiberglass), table tops, cupboards, mirrors, dishes and so much more from glass.
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You can find out by going to replacements ltd. They buy old china if it is in perfect condition and resell it.
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It all depends on what caused the cloudiness, but I know straight vinegar removes most hard water stains. Less expensive glasses will cloud over as they age and that cannot be removed. Try the vinegar mix and if that doesn't solve the problem, your glasses cannot be made clear again.
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This is very exciting. I havent seen an old bluey in a while. My grandmother used to have a couple. I know from her own personal mystique, prices range accordingly but you have to make sure its in perfect order. The spelling too is worth looking at. Back in the 40s when they used to make these littl…
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I have one with dutch windmills,people houses. I had it appraised and was told it was white metal. I thought it was silver because it tarnishes and can be shined up with silver polish. Mine is signed 2120 J.B. I just saw the exact one on eBay and it could be bought for $120. I inherited this from my…
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See discussion page for description.
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graduated cylinder
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I purchased one you're describing for $95.00 in 2010. I just have not seen one nor another before and is a good size, fits in my "shabby chic" decor.
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Sand is filtered through three different size screens having three different sizes. the finest sand makes the finest glass the largest sand makes the strongest glass. The sand is melted in a crucible in a furnace to make glass. Other materials are added to make different kinds of glass.
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6 inches tall...6 panels in lower 4 inch half (2 with shamrocks, 4 with embossed white filigree, 2 blank) 0657 is Belleek serial number.
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Well, I have a math question, and it's asking me if a one flower vase can hold 80 oz. or 80 mL. Come to think of it, if you know which is more reasonable, maybe this can help. I'm sorry because I was actually looking for an answer to THIS question but I guess I could also help someone rather than as…
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what is the value of a hobnail pedastal vase
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Godinger bought the Irish company that made Shannon Irish Crystal some years ago. It's now made in the Czech Republic, but Godinger kept the name as the brand for all its crystal. The crystal has no connection with Ireland.
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car and vehicles
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By putting something fat on your hands and paying close attention to the glass
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i have a lefton small vase i would like to know the value of it, it is in very good condition
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Gold stamps are worth the least amount of money. If you get a green stamp it is worth a couple hundred dollars. The black stamp is priceless.
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since it has the picture of Aristides the 1st Kentucky Derby winner and 95th Run for the roses and nice gold trim I would not sell mine for $100.00.
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for test tube you will need a test tube holder , and for hot glassware you will need a crucible tongs. Enjoy
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