Gold

A History

Signifying wealth and power, gold has never ceased to fascinate us throughout history. Studied by alchemists, tracked down by gold diggers, moulded into priceless objects for Royalty, it has also inspired myths and legends such as that of the Golden Fleece. Alongside specialists, archaeologists and alchemists, we take a look at the captivating history of the precious metal.

Signifying wealth and power, gold has never ceased to fascinate us throughout history. Studied by alchemists, tracked down by gold diggers, moulded into priceless objects for Royalty, it has also inspired myths and legends such as that of the Golden Fleece. Alongside specialists, archaeologists and alchemists, we take a look at the captivating history of the precious metal.