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Scope note

Use for the pure metallic element having symbol Au and atomic number 79; soft, heavy, chemically inactive, yellow metal, considered as a precious metal since ancient times, and serving in many cultures as the basis of material trade values. Use also for this metal as processed and formed, usually in combination with other substances, to make various objects and materials.

This term has 5,109 records attributed within our system.

Connected records

An image of Cutting (manuscript)

Speculum Humanae Salvationis

Accession Number: MS 43-1950

An image of Half sovereign

Half sovereign

Accession Number: CM.170-2017

An image of Stater


Accession Number: CM.91-2017

An image of Double salt

Salière double

Accession Number: C.2-1960

An image of Marlay 40-pl.40_201409_jas244_mas.tif

Seated youth

Accession Number: Marlay 40-pl.40

An image of Marlay 40-pl.30_201409_jas244_dc1.jpg

Calligraphy, written by 'Ali al Kabib

Accession Number: Marlay 40-pl.30

An image of Marlay 40-pl.33_201409_jas244_dc1.jpg

Dancing girl with a Love philtre

Accession Number: Marlay 40-pl.33

An image of Marlay 40-pl.26_201409_jas244_dc1.jpg

Calligraphy, written by Nu'in al'din Muhammad

Accession Number: Marlay 40-pl.26

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