Cleaning Old Porcelain Tuscan Plates
Tuscan Plates – Antique porcelain articles are very fine objects that deserve special care, not only for their delicate constitution but also for the wear and tear of the years. How to maintain it and enhance its beauty? Remove food stains: If you decide to use your chinaware in your daily life, you can remove stains by immersing the porcelain in warm water for a few minutes with liquid soap. Do not use hot water because the tuscan plates may crack.
Remove long-lasting stains: form a thick paste composed of 1/4 cup cream of tartar and one to two tablespoons of hydrogen peroxide. Put on gloves, rub the stain with a non-abrasive sponge, and rinse with warm water. If the stain is very difficult you can place the paste on the stain, let it dry and then rinse. Yellowish tuscan plates: the passage of time and disuse can affect your old tuscan plates tableware, making it turn a yellowish tone. Recover its original tone by placing the dishes in water with a few drops of ammonia, and leaving it to soak for one hour.
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Then wash them with water and regular detergent. Recovering the shine: To make your old tuscan plates tableware look shiny, you can add a few drops of lemon juice to the wash. Cracked pieces: if any piece is cracked, for better cleaning we recommend rubbing the crack with crushed garlic.