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A Visual History Of Gold

Zero Hedge [1]
Jan 23, 2013

With Gold inching back up towards the $1700 mark once again following yet another central bank’s promise to flush the world with fiat currency, we thought some reflection on the history of Gold was useful. From its rareness and malleability to its multi-millenial nature as a store of wealthVisual Capitalist’s infographic [2] takes us from the Egyptians to the Chinese and on through the US Gold Rush to the current ‘vaults’ of gold being questioned currently.

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