Archive for the ‘Gold Trivia’ Category

World’s Most Expensive Watches

From pocket sundials to GPS watches, we’ve encountered more than our fair share of portable timekeepers in our years, but some of these watches have proven to be above the ordinary. I’m not referring only to concept watches, or watches made with special designs and features, but to the watches that take so much time, […]

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Understanding Gold Markings & Purity

Many people interested in selling their old gold jewelry and other gold scrap are not sure what they should send in and what they shouldn’t. They have questions about if a particular piece of jewelry or a knick knack has enough gold to be worth selling or if they should try to find another means […]

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Who Owns the Best Watches?

Who owns the best watches? Depending on your definition of the world’s “best watches,” this might not be an easy one to answer – but history does record the top watch patrons of all time and what has become of their properties, even to this day. We also know that many of these watches have […]

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Industrial Uses for Gold

While gold is known perhaps best for its value and price it is also in high demand in many industrial and technology sectors. Because of its very unique properties, gold is used in everything from electronics to space flight. In fact, while gold is still primarily considered a commodity, its use in both industrial and […]

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