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Objects from the V&A's brass, pewter and cultery collections.
An overall set of basic guidelines for caring for your pewter and tinware. It describes the difference between the two materials and how to care for each individually.
Recommended reading about brass, pewter and cutlery
How to care for your metal objects, from identifying the metals and other materials, spotting immitations, identifying common problems and how to clean them.
We urgently need your help to raise the £5,000,000 it will cost for the V&A to acquire four Renaissance angels cast for the tomb of Cardinal Wolsey and later in the possession of Henry VIII.
This comprehensive study, based on the extensive collection at the V&A, covers pewterware from a large number of countries, including Britain, Fra…