Notice For California Residents
PROP. 65 WARNING
Use of certain ceramic and crystal tableware for sale on this Web site will expose you to lead, a chemical known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.
Proposition 65, which became law in the State of California 1992, instituted standards that are more stringent than the Federal Drug Administration standards for lead ingestion.
What Is 925 Sterling Silver
The Short Answer:
Sterling silver consists of at least 92.5 percent silver and 7.5% percent of other metals like copper, nickel, or both. The reason for this is Pure Silver or Fine Silver, is very soft and very malleable making it easy to damage or bend. Other metal alloys like copper or nickel are added to the silver to make a more durable piece.
All items sold by Silver Superstore as âSterling Silverâ contain at least 92.5% percent Silver and are stamped with either â.925â, âSterling Silverâ, or both.