Difference between revisions of "Gold"

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In [[heraldry]], known as '''[[Or]]''', the [[metal]]lic [[tincture]] often depicted by the [[colour]] [[yellow]].
 
In [[heraldry]], known as '''[[Or]]''', the [[metal]]lic [[tincture]] often depicted by the [[colour]] [[yellow]].
  
Chemical symbol 'Au'
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Chemical symbol ''Au'' from the Latin, ''Aurum'' meaning ''shining dawn''.
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=== External Links ===
 
=== External Links ===
 
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gold
 
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gold

Revision as of 18:40, 24 January 2006

The SCA word for money.

A metal prized for being ductile, shiny and corrosion-resistant. Valued as precious from ancient times to today (and hence one of the materials Alchemy desired to make).

Used to make a variety of objects eg: gold thread, jewelry, cloth of gold, jewelled items eg book covers, statues, etc

In heraldry, known as Or, the metallic tincture often depicted by the colour yellow.

Chemical symbol Au from the Latin, Aurum meaning shining dawn.

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