Only one of the following descriptions might be correct ...
I) It is an ancient artifact, discovered in the Gobi desert under strange circumstances. There is a tale that once a mighty Djinn trapped the Spirit of the Sea in a small silver vial. Once reliefed, the Spirit would flood all deserts in order to destroy the Djinn and to increase it's empire.
II) The small silver bottle was crafted by the hard working elves of Shapeways after they received diabolic instructions by an odd man, located in Bavaria, Germany.
III) A young fellow lost his beloved. She drowned in a stormy night. From now on he carries a silver vial, filled with water from the deep, deep blue sea.
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The silver material is very bright and shiny. Some designs look much better when deeper parts are blackened. You can do this easily by yourself by putting the silver jewelry in a small glass with bleach for a few minutes. After it turns dark, you can polish it partial with a sponge or a towel.