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YES, WHAT DOES THE 90 MEAN ON THE BACK OF A SILVER ITEM

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YES, WHAT DOES THE "90" MEAN ON THE BACK OF A SILVER ITEM? ALSO, HOW MANY GRAMS IN AN OUNCE?

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Hello, There are 31 grams to the ounce. 90 is the amount of silver used per 12 pieces of flatware so each peice would have 7.5 grams per piece. Here is an artilce that explains the process, be sure to read the example at the bottom as it gets very important to read the full series of numbers. Thanks Tom http://www.925-1000.com/a_platenumbers.html

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