The world's most incredible historic gold artifacts
Glittering treasures unearthed over the centuries
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The mystical allure of gold has fascinated humanity since before antiquity. As early as the Bronze Age, simple jewelry was being fashioned out of this glittering precious metal. Later civilizations produced fantastically elaborate pieces crafted from gold, items of rare beauty that today are simply priceless.
Browse the gallery and unearth a treasure trove of some of the world's most incredible gold artifacts.
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