The designers wanted to create a line of home accessories that resembled the Navajo stamp work of the early 1900’s. J. Alexander Silver products are crafted from German silver: an alloy containing nickel and copper. Each piece is hand made and hand finished. They have a substantial heft and feel solid in your hand. The finish is something we’re particularly proud of called “polished vintage”. These items look like they could have passed thru a trading post at some point in their past.