Salvador Dali State Art Medal 12 Tribes of Israel Series

This is a set of 75% pure gold medallions manufactured by Salvador Dali. These coins are accompanied by a certificate of authenticity with these words: We hereby certify that El Salvador Dali Medals are the first oval-shaped medals of the State of Israel. Each carries a color lithograph of one of the Twelve Tribes of […]

How to Ascertain that a 50-Gram Credit Suisse Gold Bar is Genuine?

Visually inspect the Credit Suisse gold bar to spot any imperfection in coloration and lettering. Weight the bar to ensure that it is 50 grams, exactly. A fake bar that we have encountered has weighted 32.4 Measure the length, width, and thickness. The numbers should be 47mm, 27mm, and 1.9mm respectively. If it’s a Valcambi […]

Difference in quality between white gold and platinum?

QuestionWhite gold is a great alternative for people who do not have a lot of money but would like to have the look and feel of platinum. Platinum is more expensive than white gold, but when it comes to jewelery made from these two, who’s jewelery is more durable and has better quality? I’m not […]

What is the gold coin premium?

QuestionI found out today that there is some sort of premium attached to coins, it’s what makes the price of coins higher, so I guess it is a fee of some sort? Could anyone explain a bit more what this premium is exactly and why do we have to pay it? Answer 1Premium on products […]

Investing in precious metals when the price is high

High precious metal prices are definitely not one of the situations where you should be making your move and investing in them. The reason why that is the case is because of the fickle markets which could cause you to not lose money, but just wait for a long time on any kind of positive […]

Be careful when testing precious metal and don’t do it often

Testing precious metals can be a problematic thing, especially if you are not sure just how to do it properly. The main reason why it might be problematic is because there’s a good chance that the items which you are testing, whether they may be jewelry, precious metal bars or coins can get damaged or […]