What Is 825 Jewelry?

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An 825 stamp on jewellery indicates that the percentage of a mineral which makes up the element is 82.5 percent. A jewel made at a percentage of 82.5 is normally made from lower grade silver. The true worth of jewellery is normally based on its composition, manufacturer and age.
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Stainless steel. Utter rubbish. Please don't post answers to peoples genuine questions if you have no idea what you are talking about. 825 silver is a lower grade silver generally
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825 indicates the number of parts per thousand of pure metal. The world standard is
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Are you in the USA? If so, the marking is likely that of sterling silver. Sterling is made of 92 1/2 percent pure silver and 7 1/2 percent copper. The copper makes it strong enough
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It refers to 82.5% gold /silver
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