To test the item for oxidization, you will need a white cloth. ... If you see black
marks, the item is either silver or sterling silver.
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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.
Conduct the simple and safe sterling silver test and if they give you enough
positive vibes, you ... However accompany the magnet test with something else
As both a buyer and seller of sterling silver, I am most appalled when Sellers list
items as ... Silverplate will show a positive test for silver if you apply acid directly
on to it. .... Plus another full container of something called stieff bears and another
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
Jun 8, 2010 ... I have heard that a sure way of checking whether an item has silver in it is by ...
How Can I Tell If Something is Made of Silver ... Sterling Silver.
Apr 19, 2015 ... How can you tell if silver items - like servingware or a vintage tea set - are real ...
as such — they'll typically say something along the lines of silver plate, plated, EP
... (Find out more about acid tests for Sterling silver here.).
Question: How Can I Tell If Something is Made of Silver ... I have heard that a
sure way of checking whether an item has silver in it is by seeing if it will stick to a
... Anything worth checking will have the word "sterling" but still not always real.
Carefully inspect your item for a sterling silver notation. If you are looking at
jewelry, check the clasp. You should see one of the following markings or
Identify real sterling silver is by its authenticating mark. ... Take the item to a
jewelry store or pawn shop, and ask to have the item tested with nitric acid.