"This may sound disgusting but the experts use spit. You should collect your spit in a jar and you should be careful not to drink coffee/juice/coke etc, WATER ONLY whilst you are collecting. You then dip cotton buds into the spit and roll (not rub)…"
It sounds like you don't want to spend any money on this project. Do it right, or don't do it is the best advice I can give you. I used Windex window spray to clean oil and tar off my carpets in a former business; works…"
"Ya...that was quick pic with the cell phone. I have a great camera that I use for posting on Ebay (http://www.ebay.com/usr/fleabees). I was looking for advice on just gently cleaning them...i.e. wet paper towel with water, windex, etc. any other…"
"There are 23 art restorers in or near Rochester NY. I wouldn't touch them if you want them done right. You will probably ruin them.
Maybe you can buy a good camera at the auction. Your pics are worthless. Can't see…"
I grabbed these 2 beauties last night at auction! There were other frames and prints. All of them date around 1915, so I'm guessing that these are too. I could use some suggestions or cleaning. It's definitely oil paint and not watercolor.See More
"I have been able to come up with a date range, based on the store history of the label located on the bottom of the container! The store that sold this container was called Zobrist & Partridge Drugists an Chemists. They were located on 8 Seneca…"
"You can find examples of these of old Sears Roebuck, Montgomery Ward catalogs. The styels are close and it helps locks down the date range. These catalogs are always available for sale online as reproduction. They are really good source to help with…"
"I's say that it's a classic example of a nice little perfume bottle. Unless it has any French Mfg, markings, or says "Larkin", it's cute but pretty generic with damage. I'd put it in a window to enjoy. If it had said…"