Whatever your reason, you'll need to know how to test your silver. ... Sterling
silver is 92.5 percent silver and 7.5 percent other metals, primarily copper. ... The
ice will begin to melt immediately, as if it has been placed on something hot,
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Sep 12, 2011 ... Learn How to test silver 925 Sterling from fake. ... If something is marked (925) is
it true solid sterling silver?. Read more. Show less. Reply 1.
Real 925 sterling silver jewelry typically has certain marks on it to indicate its
purity. ... One more test you can try is highly dangerous but possible if you have ...
Sterling silver is the current industry standard for most major modern silver ... Acid
can be dangerous, so if the silver owner is doing this test at home it is ...
If you're considering buying 925 Sterling Silver, you will no doubt want to know ...
But it is a worthwhile investment as its value increases with time. ... But be sure to
wear gloves and protect your eyes with goggles while doing the nitric acid test.
If it says "Sterling" or .925, and it's not counterfeit, it's solid 92.5% silver. .... won't
determine if its solid silver, but will tell you if it's silver, I would ping test it and use
Feb 1, 2012 ... Chris, your magnet test explanation is incongruent. if Silver is ... to my so called
silver in question. it doesnt stick or grab it, but i feel something.
Full Answer. There are instances where the stamp is fraudulent. This method can
be used if buying from a trusted store. Another way to test the metal is to rub a ...
The markings for sterling silver can be stamped with the word “sterling” or with ...
A nitric acid test may be needed to determine if your silver scrap is real or fake.
Mar 25, 2015 ... If your silverware is marked sterling it is likely sterling silver unless, of course, it is
a forgery. See the article how to tell if silver is sterling or plate ...