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What you need to know about Gold Jewelry

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 Pure gold is quite soft and will not withstand the stress of everyday wear. It will not tarnish, rust or corrode. By adding a mixture of alloys such as silver, zinc, nickel or copper it adds strength to the gold provides durability and depending on the mixture can change the color of the gold. Yellow Gold is alloyed with silver and copper. White Gold is alloyed with a large percentage of silver. Rose Gold gets its color from a large portion of copper being added to the gold. Gold's purity is measured in karats. Pure gold is 24 karats and...

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