Gather this collection of antique restoration tools to keep your collectibles in the best condition and make them shine.
Before moving a piece of heavy furniture, slip socks onto the legs. Also, socks serve as good protective storage covers for small breakables.
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“Tips, Tools, and Techniques” by long-time antiques expert Dr. Georgia Kemp Caraway provides answers to questions about the cleaning and maintenance of common antique and collectible objects, including metal advertising signs, glassware, clothing, and jewelry. Compact yet authoritative, this handbook will appeal to dealers and buyers, as well as everyone with something from Grandma in the attic.