Does Real Gold Tarnish?

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Some people will say that real gold never does tarnish. This is mostly true. Real gold can become discolored though. This is still called tarnish. Gold can respond to chemicals that may have spilled on it.
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1. Pour three or four drops of a mild liquid dish soap into a bowl of warm water. 2. Place the gold jewelry into the bowl. Soak the gold for five minutes. Gently rub the gold jewelry
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gold doesn't tarnish.
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1. Inspect the piece for official markings. A stamp will indicate either fineness (1-999 or .1-999) or karat (10K, 14K, 18K, 22K or 24K) A magnifying glass will make this easier.
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A property of gold is that it is chemically inert, it retains its color more-or-less
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