Gold has several qualities that have made it exceptionally precious throughout history. Its color and brightness are highly attractive, it is strong to the point of being virtually indestructible, it is highly malleable and usually occurs in a relatively pure form in nature. No other metal can match the history of gold: it has been regarded as valuable since time immemorial. Gold is extremely rare, which justifies its absolute value. The characteristics of gold, such as its beauty and strength, have inspired goldsmiths to create unique objects of desire. It is a symbol of love, wealth and happiness. Gold is viewed as a tool that enables the place around it to glow with a special light, tempting those who see it to seek refuge in a totally different and innovative world.
18-carat gold-plating, 20 microns.