The Heraeus 5 kilogram silver bullion bar (160.75 ozs) is one of the larger silver bars fabricated by Heraeus, Germany’s most famous precious metals refinery. It is an elongated cast silver bar with a silver purity of 99.9% or higher.
The front of the 5 kg cast silver bullion bar is embossed with the refiner’s name ‘Heraeus’ and the silver bar’s purity, ‘Feinsilber 999” or 'Feinsilber 9999', and the bars's weight “5000 g” inscribed below. Note that all Heraeus silver bullion bars manufactured since 2014 have a silver purity or fineness of .9999.
The Heraeus refinery logo, a “hand with roses” design surrounded by the words “Heraeus Edelmetalle Hanau” is stamped at the center of the bar's front surface. The Heraeus 5 kg silver bar is 247 mm in length, 70 mm in width, and has a depth of 34.6 mm.
The Heraeus refinery is also listed on the London Bullion Market Association’s (LBMA) prestigious Good Delivery List for Silver and Heraeus is committed to sourcing the silver used in its silver bar production from legitimate mines and suppliers
For physical silver buyers intending to purchase large investment grade silver bars, the Heraeus 5 kg fine silver bar is a popular choice from a highly regarded name in precious metals refining.