Mark O’Byrne and Jeff Desjardins

Mark O’Byrne and Jeff Desjardins Articles

Since Ancient times, gold has served a very unique function in society. Gold is extremely rare, impossible to create out of “thin air”, easily identifiable, malleable…and it does not tarnish. By nature of these properties, gold has been...
The term “carat” comes from “carob seed,” which was standard for weighing small quantities in the Middle East.