What is an Oxidized Jewellery? - Ishhaara

What is an Oxidized Jewellery?

by Ishhaara Jewellery on May 24, 2023

      Oxidised jewelleries are silver ornaments that are oxidised through certain process to form a black patina on the sterling silver. Around 1100AD, during the method of refining metals was carried out to extract other impurities, the process of blackening silver first took place. This gave the ornaments a shadow effect bringing it more into aesthetically appealing.

Oxidised jewelleries has a classic, antique feel that is sure to turn heads and
these are attractive its due to its unique and rustic look.  Oxidised jewellery looks great with a variety of different outfits and can be worn for any occasion, from a casual day out to a formal event. Oxidised jewellery boxes are available in a wide variety of shapes and sizes
There are numerous alloys like copper, zinc, etc though silver is used more in the making of Oxidised jewellery. In order to produce coloured jewellery, nickel is often used. One of the trust worthy Indian brand is Ishhaara to purchase Nickel free oxidised jewelleries.        


For some people there could be a possibility of allergy towards the oxidised jewellery that can cause some irritation from the tarnish on the ornament is silver Sulphate which is slightly toxic. Only few made in India brands provide Nickle free jewellery. Ishhaara is one among those few brands which is look forward by celebrities.

Maintenance is one of the important parts of owning any jewellery. As oxidised jewellery are long lasting and durable you need to keep few guidelines in mind to keep your jewels alive.
1. Make sure to store your Oxidised Jewellery in a closed box.
2. Keep it away from extreme hot or steam temperature.
3. Clean it gently with a cotton swab or cloth.
            If you are fan of non-oxidised silver keep it clean by cleaning it regularly with an old, soft toothbrush, warm water and some washing up liquid or a mixture of baking soda and water, and use polishing cloths or silver dip where appropriate to remove any surface tarnish.


In short, these ancient Indian jewellery needs to be worn and celebrated by every woman at least once in their life time as it is a life time asset. Check out these websites few some beautiful collection of oxidised jewellery.