Made of Heavy weight .925 Sterling Silver, it's oxidized then polished at the wheel to bring out the rich detail. We needed to make a sun because the collection was the tropics. Although one of our heavier charms, it is also one of the most popular. Everyone loves the sun. In sterling, hand polished with a handmade bale. Made in the USA Wear it as a pendant on a chain or as a charm on a chunky bracelet.