Sterling Silver World or Earth Charm-Enameled

Sterling Silver World or Earth Charm-Enameled

$7.95

Travel the world in style! Our Sterling Silver Earth Charm, with vibrant enamel, celebrates our beautiful planet and your adventurous spirit.

SKU Enam19 Category
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.

A World in Your Hand: The Allure of the Sterling Silver World or Earth Charm – Enameled

For the dreamers, the adventurers, and the citizens of planet Earth, there’s a symbol that evokes wonder, exploration, and the interconnectedness of all things: the world. More than just a physical sphere, the world represents the vast landscapes we explore, the diverse cultures we encounter, and the precious planet we call home. The sterling silver world or Earth charm – enameled  captures the essence of this awe-inspiring symbol in miniature form, offering a beautiful and enduring way to keep the world close at hand.

The concept of mapping the world has captivated humanity for millennia. Early civilizations in Mesopotamia and Babylonia created rudimentary maps depicting their local surroundings. The ancient Greeks made significant contributions to cartography, developing concepts of spherical Earth and latitude and longitude. The medieval era saw the rise of world maps based on religious beliefs and limited exploration. The Age of Exploration, from the 15th to the 17th centuries, revolutionized mapmaking as explorers charted new territories and refined their understanding of the world’s geography. Today, world maps continue to evolve, incorporating new technologies like satellite imagery and constantly updating our view of the planet we inhabit.

The seemingly simple image of the world carries a profound meaning for those who cherish exploration and global connection. The world map itself represents the vastness of our planet, the diversity of landscapes and ecosystems that exist, and the countless adventures waiting to be experienced. The interconnected continents symbolize the shared human experience, the idea that we are all inhabitants of this one precious planet. For some, the world map represents a yearning to travel, to explore different cultures, and to broaden one’s horizons. For others, it’s a reminder to be responsible stewards of the environment and protect the natural beauty of our planet.

This exquisite charm, crafted from beautiful sterling silver, captures the essence of the world in miniature form. You can choose between two design options: a classic world map charm with continents outlined in detail or a captivating Earth charm featuring swirling blue and green enamel, representing the oceans and landmasses of our planet. Both options offer a captivating way to showcase your love for exploration and connection to the world. Delicate details, like a polished silver finish and a textured surface on the world map charm to mimic continents, add a touch of realism. The charm’s small size allows for versatility, allowing you to wear it on a bracelet, necklace, or even a zipper pull.

Whether you’re a seasoned traveler with a passport full of stamps, an armchair explorer who dreams of unusual destinations, or someone who simply cherishes the wonder of our planet, a sterling silver world or Earth charm – enameled – offers a beautiful way to keep the world close at hand. Here are a few ways you can incorporate this symbolic charm into your collection:

  • A Spark of Wanderlust: Let your world charm serve as a daily reminder to explore, to dream big, and to embrace the adventure that life offers.
  • A Celebration of Our Planet: Wear your world charm as a symbol of your appreciation for the Earth’s natural beauty and a commitment to protecting it.
  • A Memento of Adventures: Commemorate a special trip or a lifelong dream of travel by adding the charm to your bracelet or necklace.
  • A Global Citizen: Showcase your appreciation for different cultures and your connection to the wider world with this symbolic charm.

A sterling silver world or Earth charm – enameled is more than just a piece of jewelry; it’s a celebration of exploration, connection, and the awe-inspiring wonder of our planet. Whether you’re drawn to the intricate details of the world map, the vibrant colors of the Earth charm, or the deeper meaning it holds, this charm offers a captivating way to showcase your wanderlust, your appreciation for our planet, and your connection to the world we share.

Browse our collection of exquisite sterling silver world and Earth charms – enameled  and find the perfect one to represent your love for exploration and connection to our amazing planet. With its rich history, symbolic meaning, and beautiful craftsmanship, this charm is a constant reminder of the vast and wonderful world that awaits.

Specifications

Sterling Silver World or Earth Charm-Enameled

Material
925 sterling silver

Charm and Theme
World or Earth Charm-Enameled
Celestial Charms

Size & Weight
1/2″ x 5/8″
2.1 grams
3D

Condition
New
Nickel-free
Lead-free
Cadmium-free

Sterling Silver World or Earth Charm-Enameled 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.