What is the Difference Between Sterling Silver and Other Silver?

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Handmade Sterling Silver Jewelry

There are generally 3 types of terms you will hear when describing silver: sterling silver, pure silver, and silver plate. Sterling silver and silver are often described as the same, but are not. Sterling silver is an alloy of silver. Pure silver, usually called fine silver, is made of entirely silver, and nothing else. Sterling silver consists of approximately 92.5% … Read More