Electro Plated Nickel Silver is basically brass electro plated with nickel and silver. Moradabad District
in Uttar Pradesh
is major center for this craft.
The surface of this material is polished to give it a rich silvery shine. The thickness of silver may vary from less than a micron to several microns. This process is used for making a variety of decorative cum utility objects such as candle stands, tea sets, plants, boxes, lamps, ice buckets, beer mugs and goblets.
Electro Plated Nickel Silver items come in a variety of finishes namely shiny silver, dull (matt) silver and antique silver. The surface is embellished with fine etched and engraved designs.