Even in the ancient times, gold was valued above currency, same as it is right now. It is one of the most treasured metals on planet earth. Some tests can be used to tell whether gold flakes are real or fake. The two main ways to identify whether gold flakes are real or fake are the caustic methods and non-caustic methods. They are discussed below: The Caustic … [Read more...] about How To Tell If Gold Flakes Are Real (or Fake!)
How To Tell The Difference Between Fools Gold and Real Gold Gold remains one of the currencies that remains valuable across borders and even gains value as years go by. Nonetheless, the primary concern is whether or not you have genuine gold or fool’s gold. If there is a difference between the two, how then do we tell if we have the actual gold or are a victim of the fool’s … [Read more...] about How to Separate Fool’s Gold From Real Gold (And Not Get Fooled!)
5 Of The Largest Gold Nuggets Ever Found...Ever! 1.The Welcome Stranger Gold Nugget Between 1851 and 1861 Australia is reported to have exported at least 850 metric tons of gold, which is equivalent to more than one third of the total amount of gold produced in the world. It was soon after this main gold rush, in 1869, that the Welcome Stranger nugget was … [Read more...] about 5 Of The Largest Gold Nuggets Ever Found…Ever!
The Largest Gold Nugget Found In Wyoming To find the largest gold nugget found in Wyoming, I really had to do some digging to find a good answer. The issue that I keep coming across is that many of the gold nuggets that have been found were cashed in and smelted before any record of them could ever be made. So what we’re left with are a couple different … [Read more...] about The Largest Gold Nugget Found In Wyoming
The Largest Gold Nugget Ever Found In Oregon: A Story of Riches to Poverty credit: Oregonlive.com Oregon is known for producing some seriously large gold nuggets. Some weighing in at well over 10 pounds each! Could you imagine pulling something that large out of a river? Something that size would be worth around $270,000! What would you do with it? Would you cash it in? … [Read more...] about The Largest Gold Nugget Ever Found In Oregon! (It’s Huge!)