Sterling silver is made with 925 parts silver out of 1,000 parts of metal. The word sterling is a quality guarantee used in the United States after about 1860. The word was used much earlier in England and Ireland. Pieces listed here are not identified by country. Other pieces of sterling quality silver are listed under Silver-American, Silver-English, etc.
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