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I have recently purchased a necklace that is "18K gold plated sterling silver". It is attracted to a magnet. My other neck chains are not. What is in the new chain?

P From SLC asks....
Hello P. The answer to you question is nickle, that is a metal that gets attracted to magnet. Jon ....
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I found a plain white band that could be trash or treasure, it is non-magnetic and the only markings on the inside is an 8 and across from it is NV. I have been unable to find any information concerning these markings or what the metal could be. Thank you for any help that you can give.

Tim From noxapater asks....
Hello Tim The marking inside your ring do not represent the ring to be either gold or silver, that....
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I've just purchased this ring online. In the description, it says "The setting is marked 14KT PC - with the PC representing princess cut stones". I know that the stones are not actually princess cut, so I was wondering what 14KT PC means? Thanks for your time!

Katie From Stratford asks....
Hello Katie, The PC stands for makers mark and it dose not have a significant meaning.

I have a gold chain necklace with a cross the cross broke in half can i bring to a jeweler to weld the gold cross together? is this possible?

Rocco From West Milford asks....
Dear Rocco, The answer to your question is a local jeweler who dose repairs of jewelery should be ....
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What does cz mean printed on a 925 ring

brandy From rockport asks....
Hello brandy, The "cz" refers to cubic zirconia, and the numbers "925" refers to sterling silver. ....
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I bought a ring the color is gold it doesn't have a 14k in it but It does have an ls ? What does that mean ? I can't figure it out . It's A very antique looking ring ! Got it at a yard sale and the lady had plenty Of antique jewelry

Jess From Watsonville asks....
Hello Jess, The ring should have a marking of either 10k or 14k or 18k if you don't see any of tho....
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What do the symbols mean on my friends necklace?

Gary From Ward asks....
hello Gary, The letters on your pendant are Egyptian Cartouche, follow the link to the alphabet t....
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Would the prongs of a sterling silver engagement ring be strong enough to hold a diamond? I see lots of info that suggests it is too soft.

Julie From Sherwood asks....
Julie, Since sterling silver is high in silver, 92.5 percent to be exact, and silver is a soft met....
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I have a bangle that looks like gold and silver what does HAN 925 mean on the inside of it

diana From avondale asks....
Hello Diana, The HAN is probably the makers mark and .925 is the mark for sterling silver. Thank ....
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Hello, Can a trillion cut gemstone be set into a Tiffany prong setting? The gemstone is 12mm. Thank you

florence From Dallas asks....
Hello florence, Yes it is possible to set the Trillion Diamond in a tiffany setting as long as you ....
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