Argor-Heraeus is a global leader in the production of precious metals. The Swiss mint refines gold, silver, platinum, and palladium bullion products, with its minted ingots ideal for traders and banks. Among its other products, Argor-Heraeus products finished precious metal items for use in the electronics and chemical industries, as well as semi-finished metals for use in jewelry design and watchmaking.
All of the 100 Gram Argor-Heraeus Cast Gold Bars available in this product listing are available in brand-new condition from the mint. The cast gold bars are individually packaged inside of transparent, sealed blisterpacks. The blisterpack has a capsule at its center that securely houses the gold bar. The included assay card identifies and authenticates the weight, metal content, purity, and serial number of the bar.
The obverse face of the 100 Gram Argor-Heraeus Cast Gold Bars features the only markings you are going to find on these products. The obverse has the Argor-Heraeus logo at the top of the bar. This is followed by the nation of issue and weight of the bar. The certified assayer’s stamp is then inscribed in the bar, along with the metal content and serial number of the bar.
On the reverse side of 100 Gram Argor-Heraeus Cast Gold Bars is a blank field. The vast majority of cast gold bars produced around the world are available with blank reverse fields. As most bars are produced by leaving the bars to cool in a prefabricated mold to create its shape, there is one side not accessible for striking.
Cast gold bars often have only texture lines from the cooling metal on the blank side of the bar. Additionally, cast gold bars have markings and minimal designs that are inscribed incuse into the surface of the bar.