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Gold  // A Collection of Posts about All Things Gold

25 Jul Posted by in Gold | Comments

What Does Karat Mean for Gold?

What Does Karat Mean for Gold?

Understanding the Different Purities of Gold Karat represents the amount of gold in your jewelry. Pure gold is 24kt or 24 karat gold. This means that it is 99.9% gold. From there, gold is most commonly found in 22, 20, 18, 14, and 10kt varieties, each representing out of 24 parts, how much gold is ...

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Weighing Your Gold

Weighing Your Gold

Determining the Value of Your Gold by Weight The value of a piece of gold jewelry is determined in part by its artistic value. Some gold jewelry may not be particularly bulky, but may have high artistic value if it is made by a sought-after artisan. That said, some gold jewelry may be old, bulky, ...

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Determining the Purity of Your Gold

Determining the Purity of Your Gold

Tucson Gold Value – Finding Your Gold’s Purity The easiest way to determine the purity of your gold is to look for a stamp. The majority of solid gold jewelry will be stamped with a karat value. Look for 14k, 18k or something similar. Though this isn’t a perfect measurement, it should give you a ...

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