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W 22 sterling silver

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ferret




Joined: 06 Jun 2009
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Location: Australia

Posted: 23/07/2009 
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Hi all

Can anyone tell me what W 22 sterling silver is?

Thanks
John
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uncle vic
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Posted: 23/07/2009 
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Hi John - that's not a term.....sterling silver is 92.5% silver alloyed with 7.5% of another metal, usually copper. the "W22" is probably a pattern or model number stamped near the word "sterling".

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Uncle Vic
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ferret




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Posted: 23/07/2009 
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Thanks for that

John
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