What is tibetan silver made of?

Answer The term "Tibetan silver" is applied to a variety of metal alloys used in jewelry, some of which have no silver content at all. Historically, Tibetan silver contained 30 percent silver content, but... Read More »

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What is Tibetan Gold made from?

Tibetan Gold is a bottled salt water taken from the seabeds of high-altitude Tibetan lakes, according to its company's website. It claims these waters are rich in "platinum group minerals," includi... Read More »

Are tibetan singing bowls made out of ceramic?

Metalworkers typically form Tibetan singing bowls from a particular seven metal alloy. Artisans melt together gold, copper, tin, mercury, lead, iron and silver; each mixture contains a slightly dif... Read More »

What is silver polish made of?

Silver polish is a diatomaceous earth suspension. Diatomaceous earth is chalk-like sedimentary rock, made of fossilized diatoms, a type of hard-shelled algae. It is mildly abrasive and when applied... Read More »

What is 925 sterling silver made of?

925 sterling silver is an alloy of 92.5 percent pure silver and 7.5 percent another metal (usually copper). Sterling silver alloy is not as soft as pure silver, making it useful for a wider variet... Read More »