15 Items That Don’t Go in the Dishwasher

2. Vintage Plates

Dishwasher Unsafe


Any form of vintage table wear should not go through a wash cycle. Dishwasher detergent is to abrasive for china and delicate ceramics. Antique porcelain and detergents do not mix. The chemicals and heat can also eat away at gold or other metallic coatings and finishings. Hand wash antiques taking care to select a mild detergent only.

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