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Clean or Leave Alone?
Old 04-04-2019, 03:46 AM   #1
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Default Clean or Leave Alone?

I would welcome the advice of the forum please.

This panzer breast eagle has a brown stain on the beak, chest and wing. Unfortunately I don't know what has caused the stain.

Should I wash it or leave as is? And if I wash it what cleaning agent should I use?

I look forward to your replies, and thank you for looking.

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Old 04-04-2019, 09:14 AM   #2
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I'd probably leave as is. Most modern detergents have UV brighteners that will make it glow under a black light causing may to yell "fake!".
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