Brass, an alloy of copper and zinc, is prone to tarnishing—but whether it's a brass lamp or a brass monkey, with the right technique it's a cinch to polish.
You Will Need
* Some tarnished brass
* Several clean cotton cloths
* A bowl of water mixed with a dash of mild soap
* A pair of cotton gloves
* And brass polish
* A toothbrush or cotton swab
Learn how to polish brass with this cleaning guide from howcast. These tips will help you keep your brass polished.