Nomenclature: The name "silver" is of unknown origin.
Industrial Uses: Silver ore; jewelry; coins; photography.
Additional Notes: Also referred to as native silver. Tarnishes easily. Occasionally forms arborescent (branching, tree-like) or dendritic (fern-like) growths.
Central Africa : Scott 1262f : 600 francs : 1998
Norway : Scott 1196 : 3.40 krone : 18 Jun 1998