Silver is a chemical element with symbol Ag and possesses the highest electrical conductivity of any element, the highest thermal conductivity and reflectivity of any metal. Silver has numerous applications including jewelry and ornaments. It is also used industrially in electrical contacts and conductors.
Sterling silver is an alloy of silver containing 92.5% by mass of silver and 7.5% by mass of other metals, usually copper.
The price of Silver fluctuates daily. Below is a chart of the Spot Price of Silver on the New York Exchange.