(Isa. 7:23). Literally the words are "at a thousand of silver", i.e., "pieces of silver," or shekels.
In a moment silverling had taken the chain from his neck and unfastened the ends.
"And you may have the golden chain, Starlein," said silverling.
After a while, when he turned into another hall he once more saw silverling at play with his silver ball.