Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm

Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm

$7.95

Embrace your inner rebel with this Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm. Its detailed design and silver shine will add a cool and daring touch to any necklace or bracelet.
SKU West107 Category
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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.

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Embrace the Journey, Conquer the Unknown: Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm – Where Destiny Meets Daring

Beneath the sun-bleached sky, a weathered wagon wheel spins its tale of dust and grit, while a grinning skull whispers of adventure and the echoes of pioneers past. This potent fusion takes form in the Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm, a captivating ornament that celebrates the spirit of exploration, the thirst for discovery, and the enduring allure of the unknown.

This intricately crafted charm transcends mere aesthetics, whispering stories of:

  • Journey and Exploration: The wagon wheel, a symbol of westward expansion and relentless journeys, reminds us to embrace the open road, take risks, and forge our own paths. It beckons us to conquer uncharted territories, both physical and metaphorical, and find joy in the constant adventure of life.
  • Confronting Mortality: The skull, a stark reminder of our impermanence, urges us to live each day to the fullest. It challenges us to confront our fears, embrace vulnerability, and make every moment count in the face of finite time.
  • Conquering Adversity: The wagon wheel, often battling harsh terrains and relentless weather, embodies resilience and the unwavering spirit of overcoming challenges. This charm is a testament to our inner strength, the ability to face hardships head-on, and emerge stronger from every obstacle.
  • Finding Beauty in the Macabre: The juxtaposition of the gleaming silver wheel and the weathered skull creates a unique harmony, reminding us that beauty can be found in the unexpected, even in the starkness of mortality. It encourages us to embrace the complex tapestry of life, with its light and shadow, triumph and loss.
  • Honoring Heritage and Legacy: The wagon wheel echoes the stories of pioneering spirits who carved paths across untamed frontiers. This charm pays homage to their legacy, reminding us to build upon their courage and pave the way for future generations of explorers.

A Tapestry of History: From Prairie Trails to Silver Charm

The wagon wheel and skull have long held a place in both history and symbolism. The wheel, a pivotal invention, transformed transportation and opened up vast horizons for exploration. The skull, found in countless cultures and artistic expressions, has served as a reminder of life’s preciousness and the ever-present dance between life and death. This Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm captures the essence of these narratives, weaving them into a tangible piece of wearable history. 

  • Embrace the journey: Wear this charm as a reminder to step outside your comfort zone, explore new paths, and embrace the adventure that life offers. Don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty, face challenges head-on, and learn from every bend in the road.
  • Make every moment count: Live with purpose and passion, savoring every sunrise and chasing your dreams with relentless zeal. Remember, time is a precious commodity, so make the most of each breath and leave your mark on the world.
  • Honor the legacy of those who came before: Learn from the resilience and determination of past pioneers. Their stories are a compass, guiding us to push boundaries, overcome obstacles, and create a lasting impact.
  • Embrace the duality of life: Accept that beauty and darkness, strength and fragility, exist in perfect harmony within us all. This awareness allows us to live fully, and authentically, and appreciate the unique tapestry of life’s experiences.
  • Forge your path: Don’t let fear or convention dictate your course. With the spirit of the pioneer and the wisdom of the skull, carve your destiny, break free from limitations, and leave your own indelible mark on the world.

Order your Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm today and let it be a talisman of daring resilience and the captivating allure of the unknown. Wear it with pride as you navigate your journey, knowing that every twist and turn is a whisper of the grand adventure that awaits.

Specifications

Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm

Metal/Material:
925 Sterling Silver

Charm & Theme
Wagon Wheel & Skull
Native American Jewelry

Size & Weight:
Size 9/16″ x 3/4″
Weight 2.7 grams
3-D

Condition
New
Silver Jump Ring Attached
Nickel-free
Lead-free
Cadmium-free

Sterling Silver Wagon Wheel & Skull Charm size
About The Company

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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.