The global reach of precious metals means investors have a lot of options to choose from when buying gold bars online. Refineries from the United States, Europe, Australia, and the Middle East all offer gold bar options for investors. Right now, 2.5 Gram Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bars are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you housed inside of a protective assay card package!
- Packaging is tamper-evident and includes security features!
- Consists of 2.5 Grams, or .08 Troy ounces, of .9999 fine gold.
- The obverse face of the bar features identifying markers.
- On the reverse side of the bar is Istanbul Gold Refinery’s initials.
Each of the 2.5 Gram Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bars available to you here at Silver.com is a brand-new product from IGR. The minted ingots of IGR have been improving in quality since their 2004 introduction, and right now IGR offers these 2.5 Gram Gold Bars inside of tamper-evident assay card packaging.
On the obverse side of the assay card is the logo of the refinery along with the weight and metal content of the product. The reverse side includes several new features introduced recently by Istanbul Gold Refinery. Along with the individual serial number of the bar, its metal fineness, and weight, you’ll find a certified assayer’s signature and three security features. These include two invisible security marks only seen under a UV light and a hologram of the IGR logo.
The obverse face of the 2.5 Gram Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bar itself features the initials of the refinery, as well as the weight, metal content, and purity of the bar. You’ll also find the Istanbul Gold Refinery logo and the bar’s individual, seven-digit serial number.
On the reverse side of the 2.5 Gram Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bar is a repeating pattern. Here, you’ll notice the initials of the refinery engraved various times across the reverse surface of the bar on a 45-degree angle.
Istanbul Gold Refinery offers various sizes for you to consider as you look at gold bars. The 1/2 Gram bar is its smallest offering, while the 100 Gram and 1 Troy oz gold bars represent the largest minted ingots. The refinery does offer a 1000 Gram cast gold bar as well.
Founded in 1996, Istanbul Gold Refinery achieved LBMA accreditation in 2011 and COMEX Good Delivery Refinery status in 2014. Located in Istanbul, Turkey, the refinery’s operations provide gold to buyers in Turkey and throughout the Middle East.
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