Where is 22k Jewelry from?
22k Gold Jewelry is commonly found in India, Indonesia, Thailand, China & Hong Kong, Mediterranean and Middle Eastern countries. It has been used since ancient times, and is still crafted into wonderful modern pieces today. Sometimes it is set with natural diamonds, rubies, pearls and other gemstones. Much of the ancient jewelry and coins from Greece, Egypt, and Persia Is made of very high Karat gold, and some as high as 95%
22 Karat Gold coins:
22k gold has been the standard for many gold coins throughout history. Often when a gold coin is struck it is with a gold fineness of .916, and although the coins are referred to as a “One Ounce Gold” the net weight of the coin is over one troy ounce. However, there is a net gold amount of one ounce pure gold in each coin.