4.3 grams of raw unrefined natural placer gold dust & fines
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The photos show the actual gold which is offered for sale, and which the buyer will receive.The weight set out above is the weight of the gold which is offered for sale, and which the buyer will receive. NOTES, DEFINITIONS, COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS: WHAT IS PLACER GOLD?
The word "placer" refers to alluvial or glacial deposits of sand or gravel. "Placer gold" is gold that is found in such deposits, having been moved there by the flow of water across an original gold source such as an eroding vein of gold. Since Gold is considerably more dense than sand, it tends to accumulate at the bottom of placer deposits.WHY DOESN'T THE GOLD IN THE PHOTOS GLITTER?
Real gold does not "glitter", it shines or gleams. In fact, to the naked eye natural placer gold appears dull and resembles sand. However, when viewed closely the individual flakes or particles, along with their natural gleam, can be easily discerned.WHAT ABOUT IMPURITIES?
Natural placer gold deposits invariably include impurities in the form of other minerals such as quartz. You may be able to pick out a stray tiny piece of quartz here and there in the photos, and in the gold you receive. This is unavoidable, but the percentage of such impurities is insignificant. You will be very happy with... read more