• Canadian Gold
  • It was intended as a one-off to promote a new line of Canadian Gold Maple Leaf coins, but after several interested buyers came forward the mint announced it would manufacture them as ordered and sell them for between $2.5 million and $3 million. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examples of modern gold collector/investor coins include the British sovereign minted by the United Kingdom, the American Gold Eagle minted by the United States, the Canadian Gold Maple Leaf minted by Canada, and the Krugerrand, minted by South Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1933
  • In 1850, regular production began and continued until 1933 (when the official price of gold was changed to $35/oz by the Gold Reserve Act). (wikipedia.org)
  • Double eagles were routinely minted through 1933, although few of the very last years' coinages were released before the gold recall legislation of that year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most of the world stopped making gold coins as currency by 1933, as countries switched from the gold standard due to hoarding during the worldwide economic crisis of the Great Depression. (wikipedia.org)
  • diamonds
  • Each 14K white gold earring in this pair features a fabulous fan-shaped drop and is adorned with dreamy diamonds throughout. (evine.com)
  • This 14K gold pendant features a geometric touch, starting with a round shape covered with diamonds. (evine.com)
  • This 14K white gold accessory features a spectacular starburst shape at the top that's adorned with various dazzling diamonds. (evine.com)
  • Crafted in 14K white and yellow gold, this necklace is designed with you in mind with heart stations, studded with dazzling diamonds on its 36" length. (evine.com)
  • As well, a white gold setting can enhance the rapture of white diamonds. (evine.com)
  • In your choice of 14K gold, each hoop earring in this pair showcases a line of diamonds along the front and along the inside of the back - to create an "inside-out" aesthetic. (evine.com)
  • eagles
  • This means that 1837 and later quarter eagles contain 0.121 Troy Oz. of gold content. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also known as the "Coronet Head", the Liberty head was designed to match the styles of the other gold Eagles the government was producing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The gold was turned over to the mint and promptly made into quarter eagles. (wikipedia.org)
  • metal
  • Although similar metal currency bars had been produced in Italy and northern Etruscan areas, these had been made of Aes grave, an unrefined metal with a high iron content. (wikipedia.org)
  • A quality mark is a stamp on a piece of jewelry that identifies the type and content of the metal, so you know exactly what you are purchasing. (alexisdiamonds.com)
  • The price of gold shifts time and again, but this precious metal does not shift in value itself. (zija-moringa.com)
  • Purchasing gold when it is lower in value is sensible but doing this when people are not scrambling for the precious metal is an even better move. (zija-moringa.com)
  • Although gold is most often thought of as having a soft, yellow glow, the metal is available in an entire spectrum of different hues. (evine.com)
  • White gold may also be plated with an even whiter metal, such as rhodium, to enhance its cool appearance. (evine.com)
  • While also modern gold coins are legal tender, they are not observed in everyday financial transactions, as the metal value normally exceeds the nominal value. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gold can be re-coined, divided into smaller units, or re-melted into larger units such as gold bars, without destroying its metal value. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 546 BC, Croesus was captured by the Persians, who adopted gold as the main metal for their coins. (wikipedia.org)
  • craftsmanship
  • Perhaps the most famous sculpture in Laos, the Phra Bang, is also cast in gold, but the craftsmanship is held to be of Sinhalese, rather than Lao, origin. (wikipedia.org)
  • nickel
  • This reaction, typically a minor skin rash from nickel dermatitis, occurs in about one out of eight people and because of this, many countries do not use nickel in their white gold formulations. (wikipedia.org)
  • placer
  • A later study of native gold from Arizona, US, based on lead isotopes indicates that a significant part of the mass in alluvial gold nuggets in this area formed within the placer environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Placer mining for gold has continued sporadically to this day. (wikipedia.org)
  • goldsmiths
  • Along with other discoveries, examination of the hoard showed Saxon goldsmiths were able to alter the surface of the gold by depletion gilding to give the appearance of a higher gold content, a technique not previously credited to them. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unlike
  • Unlike most products, Aloe Gold is not reconstituated from powder. (bodykind.com)
  • This is because the value of gold is not solely dependent upon its market worth, unlike stocks and other kinds of investments. (zija-moringa.com)
  • Unlike most of the other ABC Local stations outside the capital cities, 91.7 ABC Gold Coast originates most of its own programming and has a higher music content. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Most of the items in the hoard appear to be military, and there are no domestic objects, such as vessels or eating utensils, or feminine jewellery, which are the more common Anglo-Saxon gold finds. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is a common misconception that the color of the rhodium plating, which is seen on many commercial pieces, is actually the color of white gold. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mining
  • Nuggets are also found in the tailings piles of previous mining operations, especially those left by gold mining dredges. (wikipedia.org)
  • Explorator Resources is a Canadian-based mining exploration company focused on advancing its El Espino Copper-Gold Project in Chile. (redorbit.com)
  • Human development in the area, including the road over the pass, is almost entirely due to gold mining. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Willow Creek mining district at Hatcher Pass is historically the third-largest lode-gold producing district in Alaska, having produced 624,000 oz of gold. (wikipedia.org)
  • At least one mining company is actively exploring for gold in the area now. (wikipedia.org)
  • white
  • 14k White Gold 'I Love Yo. (amazon.com)
  • Color K-Z is especially noticeable when set in platinum or white gold. (evine.com)
  • A 14K white gold chain decorated with 14K yellow gold beads hangs the piece at your neck for a cute and complete finish. (evine.com)
  • Increasing in popularity in recent years, white gold has become fashionable as the preferred cool and contemporary look. (evine.com)
  • In your choice of 14K white or yellow gold, this accessory features an elongated shape in the center that's adorned with an ornate openwork, diamond-studded infinity design. (evine.com)
  • yellow
  • Pure gold is slightly reddish yellow in color, but colored gold in various other colors can be produced. (wikipedia.org)
  • The higher a metal's percentage of gold content, the softer and more yellow the jewelry piece. (evine.com)
  • Perfect for any elegant evening, this handcrafted piece features a 24K yellow gold crescent shaped moon pendant. (evine.com)
  • although
  • Rose gold, also known as pink gold and red gold, was popular in Russia at the beginning of the nineteenth century, and was also known as Russian gold although this term is now obsolete. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the names are often used interchangeably, the difference between red, rose, and pink gold is the copper content: the higher the copper content, the stronger the red coloration. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United States, 1933's Executive Order 6102 forbade the hoarding of gold and was followed by a devaluation of the dollar relative to gold, although the United States did not completely uncouple the dollar from the value of gold until 1971. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • We are particularly encouraged by the high gold contents of this recent drilling in Pirata, which is a new zone of potential for resource expansion. (redorbit.com)
  • Was told to use Aloe Vera on the skin after radiotherapy.After doing some research I decided to buy this for the high Aloe Vera content. (bodykind.com)
  • 18K is 18/24ths gold content or 75% gold: This karatage is a popular high-end choice in the United States, Europe and other regions. (evine.com)
  • primarily
  • Furthermore, many countries continue to make legal tender gold coins, but these are primarily meant for collectors and investment purposes and are not meant for circulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • The Victoria, Australia gold rush of the early 1850s produced a number of large nuggets. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gold coins then had a very long period as a primary form of money, only falling into disuse in the early 20th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Considered by most authorities to be the biggest gold nugget ever found, the Welcome Stranger was found at Moliagul, Victoria, Australia in 1869 by John Deason and Richard Oates. (wikipedia.org)
  • 115.37 lb) of gold, it is among the largest gold nuggets ever found, and is, today, the largest in existence. (wikipedia.org)
  • They include the Welcome Nugget which weighed 68.98 kilograms (152.1 lb) which is considered to be the second largest gold nugget ever found. (wikipedia.org)
  • Any significant copper-gold mineralization found here will augment the resources being drilled in the main El Espino project area. (redorbit.com)
  • 14K red gold, often found in the Middle East, contains 41.67% copper. (wikipedia.org)
  • jewelry
  • Rose gold jewelry is becoming more popular in the 21st century and is commonly used for wedding rings, bracelets, and other jewelry. (wikipedia.org)
  • 21K is 21/24ths gold content or 87.5% gold: In the United States, jewelry with this karatage or higher is rare. (evine.com)
  • Commonly used in everyday-wear jewelry such as rings, 10K gold beautifully withstands wear and tear. (evine.com)
  • It is the lowest gold content that can be legally marked or sold as gold jewelry in the United States. (evine.com)
  • made
  • A gold and garnet fitting, made for the corner of a flat rectangular object, may be for the corner of a book-cover, which in this context would almost certainly have been a Gospel. (wikipedia.org)
  • For several decades, the medals awarded with the Nobel Prize have been made of gold-plated green gold. (wikipedia.org)