Paints? in Painting Tips & Advice Posted November 19, 2004 · Report reply It had a pewter skull in it. whats with that? It was an ink extender and and lo and behold a little skull in it. I pulled it out with tweezers its a nice skull dont know how it got there or why or what to do next. Is this normal I mean it aint a human finger or anything but I found it unusual.