There are a handful of weights which the average gold buyer prefers when looking to buy gold. For gold bars, 1 oz, 10 oz, and 1 Kilo bars represent the most popular choices and most commonly struck options from refineries. Right now, 1 oz Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bars are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Bars ship to you inside of protective assay cards!
- Packaging includes enhanced anti-counterfeiting security features!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine gold.
- The obverse of the bar features the IGR logo, initials, and important markings.
- On the reverse are the initials for “IGR.”
Each of the 1 oz Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bars in this product listing at Silver.com arrives individually packaged inside of a tamper-evident assay card. The included assay card reflects the weight, purity, and metal content of the bar, as well as its unique serial number. Each assay card also includes important security features to help deter counterfeiting.
The reverse side of the assay card has the signature of a certified assayer at the top. Hidden on the reverse are two invisible security marks which you’ll only find when you expose the card to a UV light source. There is also a hologram of the Istanbul Gold Refinery logo at the bottom.
1 oz gold is a popular choice for many investors. The reasons can differ by individual, but most prefer the more affordable price of 1 oz gold compared to larger weight bars, as well as the greater ease involved the transportation, storage, and resale of the bars.
On the obverse of the 1 oz Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bar, you’ll find the initials of “IGR” at the top of the bar’s design field. Other engravings on this face of the bar include the weight, metal content, and purity. There is a unique serial number with a seven-digit code found on this side, along with the company’s logo.
The reverse face of Istanbul Gold Refinery gold bars features a repeating design element. The initials of the company again appear on this side, with this particular design set at an angle across the reverse side.
Istanbul Gold Refinery was established in 1996 with the support of Turkey’s central government, the Turkish Treasury, and the Istanbul Gold Exchange. Since opening, IGR has earned accreditations from the Istanbul Gold Exchange in 2004, Dubai Multi Commodities Centre in 2007, the London Bullion Market Association in 2011, and COMEX Good Delivery Refinery status in 2014.
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