Material type: Gold

Use for items where the colour is yellow and lustrous and the object feels heavy. Pale gold may contain a high proportion of silver; you can use the words ‘pale gold’ in the Description field, or occasionally you might want to use the word ‘electrum’ for the same thing, although this term is now quite unfashionable.

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PAS record number: SWYOR-DB246B

Record: SWYOR-DB246B
Object type: FINGER RING
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Description: A gold finger ring of Post Medieval date, about AD 1650 - 1750. The bezel is oval and is set with a faceted clear gem (possibly rock crystal).…
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PAS record number: SWYOR-1F3699

Record: SWYOR-1F3699
Object type: FINGER RING
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
Description: A gold finger ring, possibly of medieval or post medieval date. It is D shaped in section and is undecorated and unmarked. As this finger ring…
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PAS record number: YORYM-A220BA

Record: YORYM-A220BA
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: IRON AGE
Description: A gold inscribed North Eastern (Corieltavi) gold stater of Esuprasu, phase 9, circa AD 40 - 47. ABC 1917. BMC 3269. VA 920.
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PAS record number: NLM-9CECFC

Record: NLM-9CECFC
Object type: RIBBON
Broadperiod: BRONZE AGE
Description: Gold Ribbon. Penannular fragment of gold foil or thin sheet with a border along its edges and at one end, and decorated with three densely bil…
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PAS record number: IOW-923F8F

Record: IOW-923F8F
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Description: A complete Roman gold solidus of Magnentius (AD 350-353) dating to the period AD 350-351 (Reece period 18). VICTORIA AVG LIB ROMANOR reverse t…
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