Argentium Silver Chain

argentium silver chain
    argentium silver
  • Argentium silver is very similar to sterling silver except that it contains 93% silver and a tiny bit of an alloy called Germanium. This changes the character of the silver making is VERY tarnish resistant while still being strong.
  • Confine with a chain
  • Fasten or secure with a chain
  • (chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)
  • a series of things depending on each other as if linked together; "the chain of command"; "a complicated concatenation of circumstances"
  • connect or arrange into a chain by linking
argentium silver chain - Fuzzy Chain
Fuzzy Chain Necklace - Argentium Sterling Silver , 17IN
Fuzzy Chain Necklace - Argentium Sterling Silver , 17IN
In addition to spending most of her time making jewelry, the artist is an avid knitter. A few winters ago, she found inspiration in the novelty yarn she was using. She loved the texture, and thought it would make a great chain! So she played around with various possibilities until she developed Fuzzy Chain. This chain has a very playful feel, and the light reflects from all of the different angles in this piece. It's quickly becoming a customer favorite! The secure spiral clasp is easy to put on for yourself.

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The Julia Caesar Earring Closeup
The Julia Caesar Earring Closeup
The Julia this necklace and earring set is named after is the daughter of the Julius Caesar that was murdered by the Senate, as immortalized in Shakespeare's play. His daughter Julia was by all accounts, Roman royalty; sweet, dignified, beautiful, an asset to her father's then her husband's household. This necklace reminds me of something she might wear to a state banquet. The 132 ct African Sapphire finally found it's home. The bail top is woven with dyed freshwater pearls. The necklace is individual argentium links that contain denim lapis lazuli and pressed Czech glass, with silver plated bead caps. The necklace is finished with argentium silver chain and a hand-forged argentium wire spiral clasp. The earrings have hand-forged argentium ear wires, pressed glass, lapis beads and hand-forged dagger head pins.
Chain Maille necklace CMN912AS
Chain Maille necklace CMN912AS
Chain Maille necklace made in Argentium Silver in the Flat Box pattern with blue and white focal lampwork beads

argentium silver chain
argentium silver chain
Mixed Metal Pebbles Necklace - Sterling Silver, 14K Gold Vermeil and Black Gold
Like the ripples from pebbles skimmed upon the water, layers of precious metals form a serene, organic sorority of circles upon the neckline. Artist Laura Cardwell layers Argentium sterling silver, 14k gold vermeil and black gold to create a series of "pebbles". The pebbles lie upon an 18-inch sterling silver chain, oxidized to a dark gunmetal to provide contrast. A handmade sterling silver toggle closure completes the creation. Handcrafted in North Carolina.

~ What is black gold? the dark color of black gold is achieved with the controlled oxidation of 14k gold vermeil.
~ What is 14k gold vermeil? Vermeil is sterling silver that has been plated with gold.
~ What is Argentium sterling silver? Pure sterling silver with an added touch of germanium to inhibit tarnishing.