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2 edition of American pewter found in the catalog.

American pewter

J. B. Kerfoot

American pewter

by J. B. Kerfoot

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby J.B. Kerfoot ; with illustrations from photographs by the Author of specimens in his own collection.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22834853M

STIEFF PEWTER. As the price of silver started to have great fluctuation and start to wane in popularity, Stieff looked for other ways to shape metal and create profit. In the ’s and early ’s american home fashion was both embracing the modern style and looking back to a resurgence of Colonial Decor. When combined with the two previous books, one has an indispensable in-depth reference resource on antique American pewter. Heavy âe x 11âe hardback with dust cover in very good condition (dust cover is torn and ragged âe" not evident in file photo above; contents of the book are in very good condition). pages.

In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto is a book by Michael Pollan. It was number one on the New York Times Non-Fiction Best Seller List for six weeks. The book grew out of Pollan's article Unhappy Meals published in the New York Times Magazine. Home > Shop by Brand > Boardman Pewter: Boardman Pewter Boardman Pewter is hand made in the USA. The Boardman line of table and gift ware collection is extensive and exemplary of truly fine American pewter ware. Boardman offers two finishes Satin and Bright. Click to See. Note: All of Boardman's pewter items come with a Bright finish.

American pewter, therefore, is well worth collecting, particularly the earlier ware. of course, some discrimination should be exercised, as not all of it was good in form or finish. When obtainable, American pewter is not excessively valuable to-day. The hollow ware is worth rather more than the flatware. Pewter (/ ˈ p juː t ər /) is a malleable metal alloy composed of 85–99% tin, mixed with approximately 5–10% antimony, 2% copper, bismuth, and sometimes silver. Copper and antimony act as hardeners but may be replaced with lead in lower grades of pewter, imparting a bluish tint. Pewter has a low melting point, around – °C (– °F), depending on the exact mixture of metals.


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