About White Metal
The white metals are any of several light-colored alloys. It is in use as a base for plated silverware, ornaments or novelties, as well as any of several lead-based or tin-based alloys. It is in use for making things like bearings, jewellery, miniature figures, fusible plugs, some medals and metal type. We use,lead, zinc, and bismuth to make white metal bearings.
The nature-graced Himalayan kingdom, is endowed with varieties of stones, however their usage were traditionally confined to religious, spiritual or sooth –saying purposes. Nonetheless, their use in ornaments like necklaces, earring and bangles has been old.
Stone native to Nepal are sapphire, aquamarine, amethyst, ruby, garnet and tourmaline, among others. The varieties of stones with handiwork chiseling on them make these stone quite impressive and fascinating
Making craft and jewelry from silver is one of the oldest occupations of Nepal. But due to machine made products, hence cheaper in price, this occupation is in threat. We, Mahaguthi Craft with Conscience are supporting community to preserve their craft and tradition by providing them design support, market access and financial support to upgrade their tools and equipment.
Proceed from the sale of this product directly goes to the silversmith community of Nepal.
Native as will as non-indigenous gems are of good quality and price less expensively then in other countries.
Ring is a small circular band, typically of precious metal and often set with one or more gemstones. We wear it on a finger as an ornament or a token of marriage, engagement, or authority. It is key to understand what each finger symbolizes in order to understand where to wear each ring. The most common known symbolism for fingers is the fourth finger on the left hand, which in many cultures is reserved for the engagement ring, and later the wedding ring.