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Gold

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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 5,051 records attributed within our system.

Example connected records (with images)

An image of Beads

Beads

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: E.59a.1931

An image of Ring

Ring

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: Loan Ant.103.708

An image of Ring

Ring

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: Loan Ant.103.707

An image of Mouth cover

Mouth cover

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: Loan Ant.103.94

An image of Appliqué

Appliqué

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: ANE.18b.1948

An image of Sheeting

Sheeting

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: GR.J.4

An image of Earring

Earring

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: GR.J.1

An image of Earring

Earring

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: GR.4.1891

An image of Funerary wreath

Funerary wreath

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: GR.175.1890

An image of Jewellery

Jewellery

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: GR.188.1890

An image of Ring

Ring

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: GR.123.1890

An image of Pendant

Pendant

Holding department: Antiquities
Accession Number: GR.120.1890

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