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Gold

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 5,252 records attributed within our system.

Connected records

An image of Earring

Earring

Accession Number: ANE.9.1970

An image of Pontifical

Pontifical

Accession Number: MS 28

An image of Figure

Aesop

Accession Number: C.21-1932

An image of Quarter stater

Quarter stater

Accession Number: CM.224-2013

An image of Dinar

Dinar

Accession Number: CM.147-2015

An image of Dinar

Dinar

Accession Number: CM.146-2015

An image of Sermons

Sermons

Accession Number: MS McClean 104

An image of Drawing

The Last Supper

Accession Number: 254

An image of Scent bottle

Scent bottle

Accession Number: M.2 & A & B-1956

An image of Antiphoner

Antiphoner

Accession Number: MS McClean 55

An image of Cutting (manuscript)

Historiated initial from a Gradual

Accession Number: Marlay cutting It. 18

An image of Tray

Plateau dejeuner du roi

Accession Number: C.11-1961

An image of Vase

Vase Duplessis

Accession Number: C.9-1961

An image of Vase

Vase Duplessis

Accession Number: C.8-1961

An image of Vase

Campana-shaped vase

Accession Number: C.7-1995

An image of Saucer

Saucer

Accession Number: C.11K-1988

An image of Saucer

Saucer

Accession Number: C.11L-1988

An image of Plate

Plate

Accession Number: C.11J-1988

An image of Tea bowl

Tea bowl

Accession Number: C.11F-1988

An image of Coffee cup

Coffee cup

Accession Number: C.11H-1988

An image of Milk jug

Milk jug

Accession Number: C.11C-1988

An image of Sugar basin and cover

Sugar basin and cover

Accession Number: C.11B-1988

An image of Tea bowl

Tea bowl

Accession Number: C.11E-1988

An image of Teapot

Teapot

Accession Number: C.11A-1988

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