Jeweler's putty

putty powder

an abrasive consisting chiefly of stannic oxide, used for polishing hard surfaces.
Also called putty, jeweler's putty.

1825–35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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putty powder
a powder, either tin oxide or tin and lead oxide, used for polishing glassware, metal, etc

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