There are two popular forms of gold bars to purchase. Cast bars are a simple format with only essential markings engraved upon them. Minted ingots undergo a few more steps in the production process and feature designs ranging from essential markings to company logos. Right now, 20 Gram Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bars are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you inside of a protective assay card package!
- Tamper-evident assay card with anti-counterfeiting features!
- Consists of 20 Grams, or .6430 Troy ounces, of .9999 fine gold.
- The obverse surface of the bar includes various design elements.
- On the reverse face is a singular design feature.
Each of the individual 20 Gram Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery Bars available to purchase online at Silver.com comes inside of a tamper-evident assay package. The included assay card verifies the weight, metal content, and purity of the gold bar and also features a duplicate marking of the bar’s unique serial number.
Beyond these features, the assay card packaging also boasts security elements which combat counterfeiting. Among these security features, you’ll find a certified assayer’s signature, a hologram of the company logo, and two invisible marks. These marks only appear to the eye when a UV light is run over the assay card.
Istanbul Gold Refinery offers various gold bullion bars for investors. Its cast bar lineup includes one option, while its minted ingots include a total of nine different weights which range from 1/2 Gram of gold to 1 Troy oz of gold.
On the obverse of the 20 Gram Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery features engravings arranged vertically down the face of the bar. These elements include the initials “IGR” at the top, followed in order down the bar by “20 G,” “Fine Gold,” “999.9,” the company’s official logo, and a serial number with seven digits in total.
The reverse face of 20 Gram Gold Istanbul Gold Refinery bars features a simple design element. This includes only the initials of “IGR” in a repeating pattern which covers the reverse face in an angled pattern.
Istanbul Gold Refinery was founded in 1996 with the backing of Turkey’s government, the Turkish Treasury, and the Istanbul Gold Exchange. The refinery is part of the IGR Global Group which distributes gold to the Americas, Europe, Turkey, and the Middle East, with the latter two regions representing its primary customer base.
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