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  1. #1
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    Default Want to keep the patina

    I just bought an old brass light fixture for my kitchen. I love the dark finish, but it's dirty. I would like to clean it without ruining the patina. What should I use?
    Last edited by Lovesfood; 04-10-2009 at 11:22 AM.

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    Default Re: Want to keep the patina

    Mild soap and water, dish washing soap would be fine, dry immediately.
    Jack
    Be sure you live your life, because you are a long time dead.-Scottish Proverb

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    Default Re: Want to keep the patina

    turpentine or boiled linseed oil apply let soak and wipe off put rags in a bucket of water.

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