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Table 3 Elemental composition of silver object found in Xigoupan M2

From: China and the steppe: technological study of precious metalwork from Xigoupan Tomb 2 (4th–3rd c. BCE) in the Ordos region, Inner Mongolia

Sample Object Spot Metal elements (wt%)
No Au Ag Cu Cl S
XGP 1800.38 Silver horse harness ornament Front of left ear 6.9 92.3 0.8
Front of left ear 87.1 12.9
Front 97.3 1.6 1.1
Front 97.6 1.4 1.0
Front 97.5 1.1 1.4
Front 96.3 3.1 0.7