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3 Piece Sterling Silver Ivory Cooper Bros. Antique English 1888 Cake Serving Set
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Pie/cake Server: 13.5 x 2 7/8 in Serving Knife: 12.5 x 1.75 in Serving Fork: 9 7/8 x 1 7/8 in Sheffield.
Category

Antique 1880s British Serving Pieces

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Blossom Teapot in Hammered Sterling Silver with Ivory Handle
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Georg Jensen Blossom teapot in hammered sterling silver with ivory handle. Model 2C. Dated 1915
Category

Vintage 1910s Danish Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Blossom Creamer in Hammered Sterling Silver with Ivory Handle
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Georg Jensen Blossom creamer in hammered sterling silver with an ivory handle. Model 2C. Dated 1915
Category

Vintage 1910s Danish Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Blossom Teapot in Hammered Sterling Silver with Ivory Handle
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Georg Jensen Blossom coffee pot in hammered sterling silver with ivory handle. Model 2C. Dated 1915
Category

Vintage 1910s Danish Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

19th Century German Extremely Detailed Sterling Silver and Gold Gilt Knight
Located in North Miami, FL
19th Century German extremely detailed sterling silver and gold gilt knight figure. Knight in full
Category

Antique 19th Century German Sterling Silver

Materials

Stone, Sterling Silver

Rebecca Collins Rock Crystal & Sterling Silver Bracelet
Located in Atlanta, GA
with a sterling silver clasp. Measures 19.25" clasp to clasp. "Rebecca Collins, internationally
Category

20th Century American Sterling Silver

Materials

Rock Crystal, Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Blossom Chocolate Pot in Hammered Sterling Silver
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Georg Jensen Blossom chocolate pot in hammered sterling silver with a handle of ivory. Model 2A
Category

Vintage 1910s Danish Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Sugar Spoon, English, Sterling Silver, Hallmark, Georgian, Dated 1780
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique sugar spoon. An English, sterling silver spoon, dating to the Georgian period
Category

Antique Late 18th Century British Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Chrysanthemum by Tiffany and Co Sterling Silver Chafing Dish with Warmer
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Big Bend, WI
Chrysanthemum by Tiffany and Co sterling silver chafing dish with warmer and faux ivory handles, circa 1890
Category

20th Century Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Henry Chawner Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot Circa 1794
By Henry Chawner
Located in Atlanta, GA
Henry Chawner Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot Circa 1794 Beautiful 18th century Georgian
Category

Antique 18th Century French Georgian Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Gruhier - Original French Art Deco 950 Sterling Silver Serving Tureen
Located in Wilmington, DE
. Among Gruhier’s most celebrated contributions to the Art Deco period were their sterling silver serving
Category

Early 20th Century French Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Jean Tetard - Art Deco Cutlery Flatware Set Nice Sterling Silver 152 Pieces
By Tetard Freres, Jean Tetard
Located in Boulogne Billancourt, FR
Art Deco Cutlery Flatware set "Nice" made in 950/1000th solid sterling silver by Jean TETARD. All
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Gran Paris by Camusso Sterling Silver Tea Set 5-Piece Griffin Spouts
By Carlo Mario Camusso
Located in Big Bend, WI
Gran Paris by Camusso Exceptional Peruvian Gran Paris by Camusso 5-piece tea set with faux ivory
Category

20th Century Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Germany Hanau 1820 Neoclassical Decorative Dish Plate in Solid Sterling Silver
By Hanau
Located in Miami, FL
Neo-Classic sterling silver decorative dish plate. An antique piece made in the state of Hanau
Category

Antique 1820s German Neoclassical Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Old French by Gorham Sterling Silver Tea Set 6pc w/ Kettle (#6921) Exceptional!
By Gorham
Located in Big Bend, WI
Old French by Gorham Outstanding Old French by Gorham sterling silver 6-piece tea set including a
Category

20th Century Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Continental Germany 1900 Art Nouveau Hanau Jardiniere in .925 Sterling Silver
By Hanau
Located in Miami, FL
12.7 Cm) (5.25 x 8.75 x 5 Inches). Stamped, with the hallmark for the assay of the silver, "STERLING
Category

Antique Early 1900s German Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Keller - Antique French Original Art Deco 950 Sterling Silver Serving Tureen
By Gustave Keller Freres
Located in Wilmington, DE
silver with materials such as ivory, enamel, and precious stones. This blend of contrasting textures and
Category

Early 20th Century French Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique 17th century sterling silver tubular nutmeg grater
Located in Braintree, GB
Antique 17th century sterling silver tubular nutmeg grater seamlessly blends functionality with
Category

Antique 17th Century British Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver

Johan Rohde for Georg Jensen, Rare and Early Coffee Service in Sterling Silver
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Johan Rohde for Georg Jensen. Rare and early coffee service in sterling silver. Coffee pot with
Category

Vintage 1910s Danish Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Dutch Silver Pipe Tamper Tool / Tongue Scraper
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
luxury examples including tongue scrubbers, often made from materials such as sterling silver, tortoise
Category

Antique 1740s Dutch Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Weinranck & Schmidt Hanau German Empire 1889 Neoclassical Sterling Jardinière
Located in Miami, FL
silversmiths and jewelers, antique reproduction in silver, ivories, miniatures, enamels, and so forth
Category

Antique 1880s German Neoclassical Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Pair of Late Victorian English Ivory Letter Openers with Sterling Silver Handles
Located in North Miami, FL
Pair of Late Victorian english ivory letter openers/bone folders with sterling silver horse and dog
Category

Antique Late 19th Century English Late Victorian Letter Openers

Materials

Metal, Silver, Sterling Silver

Goldsmith r. Ruys - centerpiece in solid silver art deco twentieth
By Raymond Ruys
Located in SAINT-OUEN-SUR-SEINE, FR
plain and covered. The grip and the handles are in silver and ivory. Rare piece executed by RUYS in
Category

20th Century Belgian Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Russian Silver Tea-set
Located in London, GB
This fine and charming silver tea-set comprises a teapot, a sugar pot with a spoon and two jugs
Category

Early 20th Century Russian Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver

Antique Russian Silver Tea-set
Antique Russian Silver Tea-set
H 4.34 in W 7.49 in D 3.94 in
German Silver Gilt Minaudière Louis Kuppenheim
By Louis Kuppenheim
Located in Newark, England
the back. The exterior of the case is gilded Silver with cabochon Sapphires and a top carry loop. To
Category

Antique Early 1900s German Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Gold Plate, Silver

German Silver Gilt Minaudière Louis Kuppenheim
German Silver Gilt Minaudière Louis Kuppenheim
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H 4.33 in W 2.56 in D 0.8 in
A Magnificent Silver Spice Container, Bezalel Jerusalem circa 1915
Located in New York, NY
Spice container stands on four ball shaped ivory feet attached to base. Container is decorated with
Category

Vintage 1910s Israeli Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver

Materials

Stone, Multi-gemstone, Silver

Continental Dutch Wood Handled Silver Ashtray or Cheroot Holder
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stylish Continental, probably Dutch, wooden handled silver ashtray or cheroot holder dating from
Category

Antique 19th Century Dutch Victorian Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver

Continental Dutch Wood Handled Silver Ashtray or Cheroot Holder
Continental Dutch Wood Handled Silver Ashtray or Cheroot Holder
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H 1.97 in W 3.55 in D 5.71 in
20th Century Chinese Export Solid Silver Trophy Cup, Woshing, Shanghai c.1900
Located in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Antique early 20th Century Chinese export solid silver trophy cup, impressive and exceptionally
Category

Antique Early 1900s Chinese Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver

20th Century Italian Silver 800 and Ebony "Benvenuto Cellini Salt Cellar"Replica
By Argenterie di Milano
Located in VALENZA, IT
unique piece in the world. 6.641 grams of solid silver. Some information on the original piece by
Category

Vintage 1980s Italian Renaissance Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver

19th Century English Set Of Fishing Fork And Knife
By Harrison Brothers & George Howson 1
Located in Guaynabo, PR
This is a 19th century English set of sterling silver fish serving fork and knife. Their handles
Category

Antique 19th Century English Victorian Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Table Box Octagonal Light Blue Fired Enamel and Miniature Madame Drouais on Sali
By Franco Salimbeni, Salimbeni
Located in Firenze, FI
Octagonal table box in 925/1000 sterling silver gold plated with translucent fired enamel on
Category

Vintage 1980s Italian Other Sterling Silver

Materials

Gold Plate, Enamel, Sterling Silver

20th Century Italian Sterling Silver Champagne Bucket
By Silver Fashion Silvan
Located in VALENZA, IT
Oval shape solid sterling silver champagne bucket. The bucket was made entirely by hand starting
Category

Early 2000s Italian Other Wine Coolers

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique George III Sterling Silver Tea-Coffeeset ivory Handles & Tray 1798-1800
By Charles Asprey and Charles Asprey junior 1
Located in VALENZA, IT
Rare George III Sterling Silver Tea-Coffeeset ivory Handles plus tray 1799-1800 Hallmarked in
Category

Antique Late 18th Century English George III Tea Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

A Pewter Bezalel Dreidel by Moshe Murro, Jerusalem 1929
Located in New York, NY
ivory or stone amulets at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem. Dreidel is made of cast
Category

Vintage 1920s Israeli Sterling Silver

Materials

Pewter

Rare Important 19th Century Museum Qty 3 Piece Russian Sterling Silver Tea Set
By Unbranded
Located in New York, NY
The Following Item that we are Offering is this RARE 19th Century Russian Sterling Silver Tea Set
Category

Antique 19th Century European Vases

Materials

Sterling Silver

Vintage Hans Hansen Sterling Silver Tureen 417
By Karl Gustav Hansen
Located in Hellerup, DK
A Mid-century sterling silver Hans Hansen tureen, design #417 from 1950. An oval hand crafted
Category

20th Century Art Deco Soup Tureens

Materials

Sterling Silver

Very Rare Victorian Sterling Silver Cafetiere - London 1862
Located in London, London
Hallmarked in London in 1862 by Alfred Ivory, this rare, Victorian Antique Sterling Silver
Category

Antique 1860s English Industrial Tea Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

Vintage F. Hingelberg Sterling Silver Tureen by Svend Weihrauch
By Svend Weihrauch
Located in Hellerup, DK
Sterling silver Mid-Century tureen with ivory handles and finial, design Svend Weihrauch from the
Category

20th Century Modern Soup Tureens

Materials

Sterling Silver

A Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Henning Koppel Coffee Set 1091
By Henning Koppel
Located in Hellerup, DK
A Mid-Century sterling silver Georg Jensen coffee set with handles of ivory, design #1091 by
Category

20th Century Modern Tea Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen 2D Handcrafted Sterling Silver and Ebony Teapot
By Georg Jensen
Located in New York, NY
. Originally the service was made with ivory handles, but since the embargo on trade with ivory, to save the
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Art Nouveau Tea Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

Rare Important 19th Century Museum Quality French Sterling Silver Coffee Tea Pot
Located in New York, NY
The Following Item we are offering is a Rare Monumental 19th Century. Sterling Silver Coffee / Tea
Category

Antique 19th Century European Coffee and Tea Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen 2A Sterling Silver Blossom Teapot with Ebony Handle
By Georg Jensen
Located in New York, NY
the service was made with ivory handles, but since the embargo on trade with ivory, to save the
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Art Nouveau Tea Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen 1017A Handcrafted Sterling Silver Coffee Pot in Ebony
By Georg Jensen
Located in New York, NY
. Originally the service was made with ivory handles, but since the embargo on trade with ivory, to save the
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Art Nouveau Tea Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

Lenox Aesthetic Movement Dinner Service W/ "Prunus" Sterling Silver Gilt Overlay
By Lenox's Ceramic Art Company
Located in Great Barrington, MA
silver with a gold wash overlay in an iconic "Japonesque" prunus blossom pattern on a soft ivory ground
Category

Antique 1890s American Aesthetic Movement Porcelain

Materials

Porcelain

Buddy Lee Handmade Sterling Silver Turquoise Ivory Necklace
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
. This vintage sterling silver statement necklace that has to be in your jewelry collection! The
Category

Mid-20th Century Choker Necklaces

Materials

Turquoise, Sterling Silver

Natural pave diamond ivory white enamel oxidized sterling silver bracelet
Located in Delhi, DL
color: White Diamond Certificate- Certified Natural Metal: Silver Metal Purity: Sterling Silver or 92.5
Category

2010s Indian Contemporary Modern Bracelets

Materials

Diamond, Sterling Silver, Enamel

Sterling Silver Floral Overlay Yellow Porcelain Vase by Thomas Ivory
By Thomas Bavaria
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Mid 20th century sterling silver overlay featuring flowers, vines and leaves on a yellow porcelain
Category

Vintage 1940s German Vases

Materials

Sterling Silver

Faceted Teapot engraved Flowers Joseph Angell, 752g Silver, London 1841
By Joseph Angell I & John Angell I 1
Located in Paris, FR
This exceptional 19th-century antique Victorian English sterling silver teapot was crafted by
Category

Antique 19th Century English Rococo Tea Sets

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Custom Vintage Ivory Lapis Bracelet Sterling
Located in Webster, SD
This gorgeous vintage sterling bracelet is a custom creation from the talented Teresa Archibeque
Category

1990s American Contemporary Link Bracelets

Materials

Lapis Lazuli, Sterling Silver

Miriam Salat Cascade Vintage Sterling Silver and Ivory Resin Choker
By Miriam Salat
Located in New York, NY
Miriam Salat choker features cascade resin with vintage sterling silver. Cream / Ivory color resin
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Art Deco Choker Necklaces

Materials

Zircon, Silver

Georgian Decagonal Ivory, Tortoiseshell & Silver Tea Caddy w/ Tented Top 18thc
Located in Savannah, GA
This lovely elongated decagon shaped tented topped tea caddy is made from ivory with ten panels
Category

Antique 1790s English George III Tea Caddies

Materials

Sterling Silver

Trifari Sterling Alfred Philippe Ivory Knight Chess Clip Brooch
By Alfred Philippe for Trifari
Located in New York, NY
One of a pair of Trifari Sterling Alfred Philippe Ivory Knight Chess Clip Brooches (SOLD SEPARATELY
Category

Vintage 1940s Art Deco Brooches

Materials

Vermeil, Sterling Silver

Vintage F. Hingelberg Pitcher by Svend Weihrauch 204
By Svend Weihrauch
Located in Hellerup, DK
Sterling silver Mid-Century pitcher with ivory handle, design #204 by Svend Weihrauch from 1941
Category

20th Century Modern Pitchers

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georgian Sterling Silver Tea Caddies
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
A magnificent, fine and impressive pair of antique Georgian English sterling silver tea caddies
Category

Antique 1750s British George II Tea Caddies

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georgian Sterling Silver Tea Caddies
Georgian Sterling Silver Tea Caddies
H 5.4 in W 4.9 in D 9.6 in
Ming's Hawaii Button Enhancers In 14K Yellow Gold, Set of 3
Located in Honolulu, HI
in gold, sterling silver, pearls, jade, coral, and Ivory, depicting Hawaiian and Asian motifs and
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Cufflinks

Materials

Yellow Gold

Vintage Georg Jensen Blossom Tea & Coffee Set 2
By Georg Jensen
Located in Hellerup, DK
A vintage Georg Jensen Blossom sterling silver tea and coffee service with ivory handles, design #2
Category

20th Century Art Nouveau Tea Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Art Deco Sterling Silver Tobacco Box
Located in Autonomous City Buenos Aires, CABA
Antique Art Deco Sterling Silver Tobacco Box A very elegant Art Deco sterling silver cigar
Category

20th Century English Art Deco Decorative Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver

Pheasant Nº2 by Alcino Silversmith 1902 in Sterling Silver 925 with bone beak
By Alcino Silversmith
Located in Porto, 13
Pheasant by Alcino Silversmith 1902 is a handcrafted piece in 925 sterling silver with bone beak
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Portuguese Animal Sculptures

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Ming's Hawaii Longevity Cufflinks in 14 Karat Yellow Gold
Located in Honolulu, HI
Atlanta. Ming's Honolulu offered pieces in gold, sterling silver, pearls, jade, coral, and Ivory
Category

Late 20th Century Hong Kong Modern Cufflinks

Materials

14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Ming's Hawaii 3D Rose Earrings 14 Karat Yellow Gold
Located in Honolulu, HI
offered pieces in gold, sterling silver, pearls, jade, coral, and Ivory, depicting Hawaiian and Asian
Category

Late 20th Century Hong Kong Modern Stud Earrings

Materials

14k Gold

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Sterling Silver Ivory For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal sterling silver ivory for your home. Frequently made of metal, silver and bone, every sterling silver ivory was constructed with great care. If you’re shopping for a sterling silver ivory, we have 60 options in-stock, while there are 2 modern editions to choose from as well. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect sterling silver ivory — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century are available. When you’re browsing for the right sterling silver ivory, those designed in Art Deco, Art Nouveau and Folk Art styles are of considerable interest. Many designers have produced at least one well-made sterling silver ivory over the years, but those crafted by Jeff Newell, Newell Design Studio and Thomas Bavaria are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Sterling Silver Ivory?

Prices for a sterling silver ivory start at $275 and top out at $45,000 with the average selling for $1,495.
Questions About Sterling Silver Ivory
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Most thai silver has more pure silver in it than standard sterling silver. Most sterling silver is 92.5% silver with another alloy, typically copper, making up the rest of the metal. Thai silver often falls in the range of 97.5-99% pure silver, so a significantly higher percentage of it is pure silver, making it softer and less likely to tarnish. On 1stDibs, find vintage and contemporary silver jewelry from top sellers around the world.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    The worst substances for sterling silver are chlorine, chlorine bleach, and ammonia, all of which will cause tarnish and accelerate corrosion. You should also avoid household cleaners, rubber, and perspiration. Rinse your sterling silver pieces thoroughly after coming into contact with those substances. On 1stDibs, shop a collection of sterling silver pieces from top sellers worldwide.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    A Vesta is a type of small case used to carry matches for smoking, while sterling silver is a precious metal made by combining pure silver with an alloy. Therefore, a sterling silver Vesta is one fabricated out of this kind of metal. Find a collection of Vesta containers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Sterling silver is an alloyed form of silver, and is made up of 92.5% fine silver and 7.5% copper. An antique sterling silver item will have the same silver content and will be over 100 years old. Shop a collection of expertly vetted antique sterling silver from some of the worlds top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 13, 2024
    To identify sterling silver, look for hallmarks in an inconspicuous area, such as the underside of flatware handles, the bottoms of serveware and the interior or clasp areas of jewelry. Pieces made of sterling silver often feature "925" or ".925" markings. Alternatively, they may feature "Sterling" or "STER" stamps. For assistance determining what type of metal a particular piece is, consult a knowledgeable expert, such as a certified appraiser. Shop a diverse assortment of sterling silver jewelry, flatware, tableware and decorative objects on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 13, 2023
    Sterling silver is made of 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% alloy. Depending on the composition, the alloy may be nickel, copper, brass or other metals. On 1stDibs, find a variety of sterling silver jewelry, tableware and decorative objects.
  • 1stDibs ExpertJune 6, 2024
    Sterling silver is so cheap because of two main factors. First, it contains just 92.5% pure silver, so the cost of raw materials to produce it is lower than that of other types of silver. Second, the supply of silver is generally greater than that of other precious metals like gold and platinum, leading to lower prices. Explore a collection of sterling silver jewelry on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A sterling silver spoon is mostly fine silver, but not quite solid silver. Sterling silver is an alloyed form of silver, and is 92.5% fine silver and 7.5% copper. You can shop a collection of authentic sterling silver items from some of the worlds top dealers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 13, 2023
    The difference between silver and sterling silver is its composition. Silver is a general term used to describe metal that is rich in or made completely of the element silver. Sterling silver is a specific alloy with 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% other metals like nickel or brass. Fine silver is the term for 99.9% pure silver. On 1stDibs, shop a large collection of silver jewelry, watches, tableware and decorative accents.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 30, 2024
    Sterling silver is real silver, not fake. However, it is not solid silver. A piece of sterling silver usually contains 92.5% pure silver, and the remainder of its content comes from base metals. Sterling silver is a popular material for jewelry because it is durable and resists tarnishing. On 1stDibs, shop a large collection of sterling silver jewelry.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To clean weighted sterling silver, use a cleaning product formulated for sterling silver and a soft lint-free cloth. Keep dust at bay by wiping the object down with a soft cloth dampened with warm water. Always dry the silver with a soft towel after cleaning. Find a collection of weighted sterling silver decorative objects on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To identify Gorham sterling silver, study the marks found on the piece. Pieces made after 1848 will have a letter or symbol stamp. You can use an authoritative online reference to figure out the manufacturing year of the piece. Find a variety of expertly vetted Gorham sterling silver on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 22, 2024
    Yes, sterling silver does sometimes turn green. The discoloration occurs due to a chemical reaction between the precious metal and compounds in the air, sweat and chemicals found in some products. To reduce the risk of discoloration, avoid wearing your sterling silver jewelry while bathing, swimming, applying skin and personal care products or working with household chemicals. Shop a selection of sterling silver jewelry on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertNovember 14, 2023
    Generally, most experts agree that .925 or 925 sterling silver is the best sterling silver for earrings. This variety of sterling silver is 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% alloy. As a result, it has the cool color and sleek appearance of silver, with another base metal to strengthen it. On 1stDibs, shop a diverse assortment of sterling silver earrings.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 3, 2024
    No, not all sterling silver is marked 925. Although all sterling silver usually features hallmarks, these markings do vary. You may sometimes see STERLING or STER used in place of 925. On 1stDibs, shop a wide variety of sterling silver jewelry, tableware and decorative objects from some of the world's top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertNovember 1, 2023
    Yes, sterling silver is okay for earrings. In fact, many people love earrings crafted out of the precious metal. Sterling silver has an appealing cool color and noticeable shine. Plus, the metal is durable, so it can resist scratching when worn frequently. Keep in mind that sterling silver earrings will need regular cleaning and polishing to fight tarnishing. Explore a diverse assortment of sterling silver earrings on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertNovember 14, 2023
    Yes, sterling silver can be good for earrings. Many people appreciate the appearance of sterling silver due to its cool color. In addition, sterling silver resists wear and tear to help earrings stand the test of time. One thing to keep in mind is that silver can tarnish, so you'll likely need to regularly clean and polish your earrings to keep them looking like new. Shop a variety of sterling silver earrings on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 21, 2024
    Although you can shower with 925 sterling silver jewelry on, it is better to remove it prior to bathing. Exposure to water is unlikely to damage the metal, especially if you dry it off promptly after you shower. However, chemicals found in soap, body wash, shampoo, conditioner and other personal care products could react with the precious metal and cause tarnishing. On 1stDibs, shop a large collection of sterling silver jewelry.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    Yes, Gorham sterling is real silver. However, sterling silver is not solid silver. Instead, the metal is an alloy formed out of pure silver and another precious metal. You can shop a selection of Gorham decorative objects and serveware on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 17, 2021
    Yes, Reed & Barton pieces are made of sterling silver. The American brand was founded in 1824 and is highly regarded as one of the highest quality silver manufacturers in the world. The brand also makes more affordable silver-plated items too.
    1stDibs ExpertAugust 17, 2021
    Yes, Reed and Barton sells sterling silver. Reed and Barton is a prominent American silver manufacturer located in Massachusetts that is known for its sterling silver and silverplate. To determine if a Reed and Barton piece is sterling silver, look for the word “sterling” or the number “.925”. Shop Reed and Barton on 1stDibs.