Archive | Pearls

Vintage Faux Pearls Tamara Rubin Lead Safe Mama

#Leaded: Vintage Faux Pearls

Grandma’s vintage faux pearls (that feel real!) 295,900 +/- 34,000 ppm lead. Tested with an XRF instrument. (These types of faux pearls also usually test positive when tested with a reactive agent test – like a LeadCheck swab.) [Here’s my Amazon affiliate link for LeadCheck swabs too! http://amzn.to/2tpGNzO] Here are more posts with vintage faux pearls […]

Continue Reading 0
Faux Leaded Vintage Pearls Tamara Rubin Lead Safe Mama

Three sets of vintage faux pearls. Which ones have lead? How much lead do they have?

Which of these vintage faux pearls have lead? How much lead do they have?  Every now and then I like to create post that you can share with your friends when introducing them to the subject of lead in consumer goods.  When it’s a bit of a guessing game it tends to make it a […]

Continue Reading 0

Designed by Clever Kiwi Web Design