Real Gold? Easy Steps on how to Detect its Authenticity

Real Gold? Easy Steps on how to Detect its Authenticity

Jewelry lovers regardless of age and gender, are so fascinated with real gold accessories because of their distinct gleam and uniqueness which add passion and flare to a particular wearer. However, a buyer has to be meticulous in order save a lot of money and make those newly bought items as valuable investment.  So, here are the easy steps on how to accurately identify authentic gold components from dubious ones.

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Generally,  real gold is undoubtedly much heavier than the reelcraft. Second, do not hesitate to take a look at the hallmark. These are tiny inscriptions which could be any of the following: 8ct, 11ct, 14ct, 18ct, 19ct, and 22ct. But, there are also international hallmarks that  correspond to the previously mentioned carat equivalents. Among these are: 375 instead of 9ct, 585 instead of 14ct, and 750 instead of 18ct.

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It is a fact that real gold is too soft. As a result, jewelry artisans are mixing them with other metals to retain their shape and to transform its amazing colors into something which are awesome and splendid to look at.

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On the other hand, if a jewelry leaves an unusual mark on a ceramic plate, the supposed real gold is a fake.

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The simple real gold testing tips are one of the many characteristics that you should know to become a neophyte jeweler.

 

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