Sterling Silver Manatee Charm

Sterling Silver Manatee Charm

$7.95

Add a touch of ocean wonder with our Sterling Silver Manatee Charm. A perfect gift for animal lovers.

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The domestic shipping charge is a flat rate of $4.25, no matter how many items you wish to purchase.

Priority mail is a flat rate of $8.25.

Canada shipping is a flat rate of $15.00.

International shipping is a flat rate of $17.00.

Items shipped via United States Postal Service with tracking.

Gentle Giants of the Deep: The Allure of the Sterling Silver Manatee Charm

For those with a heart that beats in rhythm with the ocean’s gentle sway, a spirit captivated by the wonders of the deep, and a fondness for creatures both playful and serene, the Sterling Silver Manatee Charm transcends a simple piece of jewelry. It’s a tangible reminder of encounters with gentle giants, a symbol of peaceful coexistence, and a connection to the vital role these fascinating marine mammals play in the health of our oceans.

Symbolic Significance: A Beacon of Tranquility

Manatees, often referred to as sea cows, have captivated human imaginations for centuries. Their gentle nature, slow movements, and peaceful demeanor have earned them a reputation as symbols of tranquility and harmony with the underwater world. The Sterling Silver Manatee Charm captures the essence of these gentle giants in meticulous detail. The intricate design reflects the manatee’s rounded body, expressive eyes, and characteristic flippers, alluding to their graceful movements through the ocean depths. As you wear this charm, it serves as a constant reminder to slow down, appreciate the beauty of tranquility, and embrace the importance of peaceful coexistence with all living creatures.

A Legacy Etched in Sterling Silver

Manatees boast a rich history intertwined with the very fabric of our oceans. Fossil records reveal their presence on Earth for millions of years, serving as a living testament to the enduring power of adaptation. Sadly, their gentle nature and slow reproductive rate have made them vulnerable to threats like habitat loss and boat strikes. The Sterling Silver Manatee Charm serves as a poignant reminder of this ongoing story. Owning this charm allows you to carry a piece of this legacy with you wherever you go. It’s a conversation starter, an opportunity to raise awareness about the plight of manatees and inspire action towards their conservation.

More Than Adornment: A Celebration of Peaceful Coexistence

This exquisite charm transcends mere ornamentation. It embodies the power of symbolism, each intricate detail whispering a message:

  • Tranquility: The manatee’s peaceful demeanor serves as a reminder to slow down, appreciate the beauty of calmness, and find serenity in the natural world.
  • Gentle Strength: Despite their docile nature, manatees are powerful swimmers, reminding us that strength can come in unexpected forms.
  • Harmony with Nature: The manatee embodies the importance of peaceful coexistence between humans and marine life, inspiring responsible interaction with the ocean.
  • Ocean Conservation: A symbol for those who advocate for the protection of manatees and the vital role they play in healthy ocean ecosystems.

Beyond the Charm: Embracing Versatility

The beauty of the Sterling Silver Manatee Charm lies in its ability to seamlessly blend with your ocean-inspired style. Here are some ways to incorporate it into your look:

  • Classic Charm Bracelet: Add it to your existing charm bracelet dedicated to the wonders of the sea, allowing it to mingle with other ocean-inspired pieces like seashell charms or tiny sea turtle pendants.
  • Delicate Necklace Pendant: Thread the charm onto a water-resistant cord for a statement piece you can wear on your next kayaking or paddleboarding adventure, a reminder of the gentle giants that share the waterways.
  • Layered Look for Ocean Stewards: Layer the charm with other ocean-inspired pieces, like a tiny coral reef pendant or a wave charm, to create a layered necklace that showcases your commitment to ocean conservation efforts.
  • Subtle Statement Bag Charm: Attach the charm to a favorite beach bag or tote for a touch of aquatic whimsy, a constant reminder to protect the gentle giants of the deep.

A Gift Steeped in Tranquility and Ocean Conservation

The Sterling Silver Manatee Charm is the perfect present for anyone who:

  • Shares a passion for the ocean and the captivating creatures that call it home.
  • Appreciates the importance of ocean conservation and responsible interaction with marine life.
  • Enjoys unique and meaningful jewelry that tells a story.
  • Values tranquility, gentleness, and the importance of peaceful coexistence.

Don’t miss the opportunity to wear a symbol of your love for the ocean and its gentle giants. The Sterling Silver Manatee Charm is more than just an accessory; it’s a reminder to embrace tranquility, advocate for peaceful coexistence, and inspire action towards protecting these vulnerable marine mammals. Let this charm be your reminder to explore the ocean with respect and care, ensuring a future where manatees continue to grace the depths for generations to come.

Specifications

Sterling Silver Manatee Charm

Material
925 sterling silver

Charm and Theme
Manatee
Seashore

Size & Weight
1″ x 1/2″
1.7 grams
Hollow back

Condition
Nickel-free
Lead-free
Cadmium-free

Sterling Silver Manatee Charm size
About The Company

Fast Shipping and a Price Guarantee

At Xinar, we value your time and money. That’s why we offer a convenient and cost-effective shipping option for all of our customers. We understand that when you place an order, you want it to arrive quickly and efficiently. We use USPS First Class Mail whenever possible to ensure that your items are delivered on time. This method of shipping provides expedited delivery and tracking. You also have a choice of Priority Mail at Checkout

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About the Product

Tests for  925 Sterling Silver

Buying quality silver alloys is important. The type of silver used will determine the longevity and beauty of your jewelry item. Today, there are many options for buying sterling silver beads and findings, from sterling silver chains to corrugated beads, curved tubes, round, oval, and many more. Here are some pointers on how to check the authenticity of the 925 Silver Beads and finding you might choose to use.

 

Magnet Test

The first test that you can use is the magnet test. Take a small magnet and bring it close to the sterling silver item. If the item does not stick to the magnet, it indicates that it contains some silver, confirming its authenticity. However, if the item sticks to the magnet, then this means that there is no silver present in it, and hence it is fake.

 

Acid Test

An acid test is a quick and easy way to determine if an item is made of sterling silver. Sterling silver should contain at least 92.5% pure silver and must be marked with the word “sterling” or “925” to indicate that it is genuine sterling silver. The acid test involves rubbing a drop of nitric acid on the surface of the metal and analyzing the color that appears. If it turns green, then the item has a higher copper content than sterling silver and thus is not real sterling silver. If it turns a milky white color, then it is likely real sterling silver. This method can be used to quickly determine if beads and findings are made from genuine sterling silver before making a purchase.

 

Rub Test

The rub test is important for buying sterling silver beads and findings. It’s a simple test that can quickly reveal whether your jewelry is made from real sterling silver. To do the rub test, simply rub the piece of jewelry in question against a soft cloth. If the jewelry leaves a black mark on the cloth, then it isn’t made of sterling silver – it’s likely made of some other metal alloy that has been plated with silver or coated with a patina to give it an appearance similar to sterling silver. However, if the jewelry leaves behind a gray/silver mark on the fabric, then you can be sure that your beads and findings are made of real sterling silver.

 

Ice Test

When it comes to purchasing sterling silver beads and findings, it’s important to ensure that you are getting a genuine piece. One way to do this is an ice test. This simple test involves rubbing a piece of ice over the metal surface of the bead or finding; if it’s genuine silver, the metal should remain cool to the touch even after several seconds have passed. If the metal warms up or turns dark, then you know that it isn’t pure sterling silver.

 

The ice test is a great way for buyers to check for authenticity before making a purchase, but keep in mind that other tests can also be used. A magnet test, acid testing, and x-ray fluorescence.

 

Conclusion

When it comes to buying sterling silver beads and findings, there are a few things to consider. First, decide what type of materials you want and how much you’re willing to spend. Then, look for reputable suppliers who offer quality products at reasonable prices. Consider whether or not the supplier offers discounts, free shipping, and other promotions. Do some research on the company’s return policy in case something isn’t right with your order. Finally, make sure you read all descriptions carefully to ensure that the product is exactly as described. With these tips in mind, shopping for sterling silver beads and findings should be easy!

Additional Information

How this Charm is Made

Lost wax casting is a time-honored craft that has been used for centuries by skilled artisans to create precise metal objects. Also known as “investment casting,” lost wax casting is the process of creating a detailed metal object from a wax model. This method can produce highly detailed results and has a wide variety of applications, from fine jewelry to aerospace components. For jewelry makers, lost wax casting helps create unique and eye-catching pieces without relying on expensive tools or equipment.

 

What Is the Process of Lost Wax Casting?

Lost wax casting is a process used to create metal parts with tight tolerances, thinner walls, and superior dimensional accuracy from 3D computer-aided design (CAD). The process begins with the selection of a die based on the desired part. Warm wax is then poured into the die to form the pattern for the part. The waxed pattern is dipped in a liquid ceramic slurry and coated with several layers of silica sand. After it dries, it’s placed in an oven to melt away the wax under extremely high temperatures, leaving an empty mold cavity. Lastly, molten metal such as bronze or stainless steel is poured into the cavity created by the melted wax, letting it cool and harden before being removed from its cast.

 

After casting, minimal finishing processes are required since lost wax casting offers a mechanical accuracy close to the desired finished component, reducing cost and production time. Lost wax casting also allows complex shapes and geometries with sharp details that are typically difficult or expensive to achieve using other processes, such as machined parts or injection molding. Its benefits also include allowing designers various options for surface finishes depending on their requirements while reducing costs associated with material procurement, as multiple materials can be cast within one mold at no extra cost.

 

Finishing and Polishing Silver Castings

The lost wax casting method produces silver castings that need to undergo a thorough finishing and polishing process to preserve their top-notch look. This process usually entails surface buffing, sanding, or burnishing to achieve a polished and seamless appearance.

Machine polishing is a crucial stage in the lost wax casting manufacturing process for crafting sterling silver products. This technique is utilized to refine and smooth sterling silver items to achieve a uniform, the glossy surface reflecting light and improving the piece’s aesthetics.

Step into the world of the lost wax casting of sterling silver pieces, where the burnishing process reigns supreme. Before the ultimate shine is achieved, the sterling silver piece must first undergo a magical transformation. With a combination of materials and tools, the burnishing process creates a flawless canvas, just waiting to be polished to perfection.

Shipping Policy

The domestic shipping charge is a flat rate of $4.25, no matter how many items you wish to purchase.

Priority mail is a flat rate of $8.25.

Canada shipping is a flat rate of $15.00.

International shipping is a flat rate of $17.00.

Items shipped via United States Postal Service with tracking.

Additional information

Xinar's Shipping Policy

The domestic shipping charge is a flat rate of $3.95, no matter how many items you wish to purchase.

Priority mail is a flat rate of $8.25.

Canada shipping is a flat rate of $15.00.

International shipping is a flat rate of $17.00.

Items shipped via United States Postal Service with tracking.