“I’ve been working with hammered metal for years,” says Paloma
Picasso, who found that the centuries-old technique imparts a
remarkable hue to jewelry. “Silver takes on the color of moonlight
while gold becomes like sunlight,” she explains.
Tiffany sterling silver is part of a rich heritage of innovation
and design. Tiffany’s silver studio won top awards
at the great world’s fairs of the late 19th century. Tiffany also
originated the .925 sterling silver standard of purity
in the United States, later adopted by the nation.
In 1837, Charles Lewis Tiffany arrived in New York City and
established Tiffany & Co., redefining glamour, elegance
and legendary style worldwide.