Gold Filled must be at least 1/20 of the thickness at least
10k gold. The standards for gold plated are much lower. Susan
The gold content will vary, but if it is marked 1/20 14k gold
filles, then 1/20 of the Weight of the metal is 14 k gold. Same
thing applies to other kt values. The gold is a thin layer of
gold that is bonded (rolled) onto a base metal, ususlly bress.
The brass may have gold on both or one side.
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