Where does silver come from and why is it so highly revered and sought after throughout the world?
Sterling silver is a term often used, but what does it mean and how do we identify it?
Introduced in Britain around 1300, hallmarks are probably the world's first quality control system!
Tarnish is a natural and inevitable process which occurs to silver. Regular cleaning and polishing will restore the shine to silver and will help prevent tarnishing. Alternatively items can be sealed in bags and stored away from the air.