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Sterling silver is an alloy of silver containing 92.5% by weight of silver and 7.5% by weight of .... Following the Revolutionary War, Revere acquired and made use of a silver rolling mill from England. Not only did the rolling mill increase his rate ...

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Aug 10, 2016 ... HowItsMade Mondays 9/8c on Science http://www.sciencechannel.com/tv-shows/ how-its-made/ Alloy and pure silver are poured into stainless ...

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Silver was one of the earliest metals known to humans, and it has been ... too soft to be durable, is mixed with 5-20% copper in an alloy known as sterling silver.

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Mar 20, 2017 ... Although these metals and additions may improve the resistance of the sterling silver to firesale and tarnish, most sterling silver is still made ...

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Usually, sterling silver has a purity of 92.5%, meaning that 7.5% of the alloy is made of copper or another metal (usually nickel or zinc). There is also the ...

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925 is the stamp of certified sterling silver, meaning that it has a fineness of 925 ... Especially in hot weather, some sterling silver made with copper can tarnish, ...

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5 days ago ... If you find any back marks on the cloth, then you can be sure that it is made of real sterling silver. This is because any air exposure causes real ...

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By far the vast majority of qualifying items made in the US ca. 1860 to 1970– especially items made before 1940–are marked sterling or sterling silver.

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Mar 9, 2010 ... Silver vs. Sterling Silver Often, sterling silver and silver are described ... Pure silver is just too soft if it is to be made or shaped into such items.

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Coin silver: Comprised of 90% silver and 10% copper, coin silver is made from melting down standard silver coins. Lower in silver content than sterling, this ...