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Glass paper weight repair

Paper weight repair antique glass

Sunday, January 27th, 2013 Posted in All Repair Projects, Antique Glass Repair | Comments Off on Paper weight repair antique glass

Antique glass paper weight with scratches in need of repair.

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First step smooth out scratches with fine grit.

 

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Polish glass

 

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Antique Glass Paper Weight Repair

Sunday, January 27th, 2013 Posted in All Repair Projects, Antique Glass Repair, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Antique Glass Paper Weight Repair

Mishandled for years the paper weight had lost its  luster.  The scratches were deep and many.  I knew I could bring it back to its original beauty .

Paper Weight with chips

Paper Weight with chips

 

 

Smooth chips

Smooth chips

Smooth out the chips with 220 grit sand paper and then 400 grit.

 

polished paper weight

polished paper weight

Finish polishing with pumice and cerium oxide.

 

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