About Pewter

Pewter is a metal alloy, traditionally between 85 and 99 percent tin, with the remainder consisting of 1-4 percent copper, acting as a hardener, with the addition of lead for the lower grades of pewter and a bluish tint. Traditionally, there were three grades of pewter: fine, for eatingware, with 96-99 percent tin, and 1-4 [...]

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About Boardman Silversmiths

Over 210 years ago, T.D. Boardman and his brother, Sherman, began selling products handcrafted in pewter and silver in Hartford, Connecticut. As other Boardman craftsmen entered the business in various locations throughout the Northeast, the Boardman name became celebrated for unmatched quality and fine craftsmanship. The Boardman family heritage flourishes today at Boardman Silversmiths under [...]

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