The current price of Sterling Silver is $0.47 Per Gram (g).
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Sterling silver is defined as 92.5% pure silver and is widely used in high end cutlery, jewelry, and pitchers. The other 7.5% is usually made of some other metal like copper. Most sterling silver pieces will have the word sterling somewhere on the bottom or back.
Silver is one of the most popular categories of antique collectibles. Many items have been made from the precious metal, it holds up well over time, and it's generally well-cared for. So there's a lot of stock to be found. But not all of it will be authentic. Here are tips on how ow to spot a fake silver, featured on CNBC.com.