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Can anyone please tell me about Tibetan silver?

  1. lovelypaper profile image67
    lovelypaperposted 6 years ago

    I particularly want to know about Tibetan silver rings, if they will turn green? What's in them? I read zinc/alloy.

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      thomas saboposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      May be your jewellery is air oxidated, you can wash them with toothpaste.

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    china manposted 6 years ago

    I would think if your silver turns green you have been 'had' and it is plated copper.

  3. Hestia DeVoto profile image61
    Hestia DeVotoposted 5 years ago

    Silver will tarnish over time, but silver turns black.  If you have a metal ring that is turning green, it's got copper in it (the tarnish on copper is called "verdigris").