After a long process of smoothing, filing, and shaping, the new patch is nearly undetectable from the rest of the ladle. With the ladle cleaned, straightened out, and patched, Dan polishes it to its original sheen.
Photo: Beth Walker
Preserving Antique Silver and Copper Serving Pieces
Style expert Eddie Ross gives new life to old copper and silver serving pieces he found at an antique market in Atlanta
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