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Understand gold hallmarks/gold stamps
Posted on: 3rd October 2018 By Alisson

The purpose of adding hallmarks to gold jewellery is primarily to show its purity. These markings also originated to display the assaying office's connection to the piece in question. An assaying office certifies gold purity along with the caratage of fineness of the gold. As time progressed, hallmarks were also added to pieces to identify the goldsmith that manufactured it.…

Gold Buyers North Shore
Posted on: 28th August 2018 By Alisson

Selling gold in New Zealand is easier than most expect. Whether you live in Glenfield, Birkenhead, Northcote, Albany, Devonport or Takapuna, you can sell gold with surprising ease. Gold Smart is interested in just about every type of gold you have, from gold bullion to gold jewellery, gold coins, scrap gold and beyond. Selling Gold…

Great time to sell gold
Posted on: 14th August 2018 By Alisson

New Zealand’s dollar suffered quite the fall last week. In fact, the currency dropped to its lowest point in two years against the greenback. Though this is certainly bad news for New Zealand’s economy, there is a silver lining of particular importance: the price of gold has gone up in correspondence with the drop in…

Sell Deceased Estate Gold/Jewellery
Posted on: 26th July 2018 By Alisson

If anyone in your family has passed away, you and your loved ones will be tasked with deciding whether to sell or keep the valuables from your relative's estate. Gold jewellery and other gold items have considerable value even if they are decades or centuries old. There is no reason to keep these items around…