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Silver

Scope note

Use for the pure metallic element having symbol Ag and atomic number 47; a malleable, ductile, white metal with characteristic sheen, considered a precious metal. Use also for this metal as processed and formed, usually in combination with other substances, to make various objects and materials.

This term has 30,842 records attributed within our system.

Connected records

An image of British Isles

Earl St Vincent's Reward, Admiral Jervis

Accession Number: CM.97-1970

An image of United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Accession Number: CM.516-2016

An image of Sceat

Sceat

Accession Number: CM.509-2016

An image of Tetradrachm

Tetradrachm

Accession Number: CM.3-2016

An image of Ducat

Ducat

Accession Number: CM.591-2017

An image of Gros

Gros

Accession Number: CM.593-2017

An image of Ducat

Ducat

Accession Number: CM.590-2017

An image of Half-gros

Half-gros

Accession Number: CM.592-2017

An image of Farthing

Farthing

Accession Number: CM.582-2017

An image of Denaro

Denaro

Accession Number: CM.586-2017

An image of Penny

Penny

Accession Number: CM.578-2017

An image of Denaro

Denaro

Accession Number: CM.584-2017

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