Can gold turn black

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Why does your gold ring turn black then back to gold in a few days?

gold ring does not turn black

Does real gold turn black when you burn it?

Do real gold turn black when you burn it

Does gold turn black?

Not naturally it can't turn black.

If a jewelry is 14k will it turn black?

NO. Silver will tarnish and turn black, though. Silver will but Gold shouldn't wrong answer: Gold can turn dark grey/ black also (if you don't know / don't answer)

What if you put gold in bleach and it doesnt turn black?

As bleach will not affect gold, it will not turn black! However, if the coin is actually brass it might...

Why does my gold ring turn my finger black?

it is not gold, it could be gold plated or brass

Does fake gold turn black when you burn it?


Why do gold earrings turn black when you wear them?

They're fake?

What can damage gold?

There are various things that can do some damage to gold. For example, there is nitric acid, which will turn gold black.

Why does gold turn finger black?

Gold will typically turn black when mixed with a different type of alloy. Bleach and chlorine can turn yellow gold black if it comes in contact with the gold.

Is it real that if you burn a gold necklace and it doesn't turn black its real?

No that is not true at all.

What makes gold earrings turn black?

Besides being expensive, gold is a very soft metal, so it is mixed with harder metals to make it suitable for earrings (also gold coins, cuff links, tie clasps, rings, toe rings, navel rings, and just about everything else made from gold). Nickel is often used, and it turns black from exposure to the air, which is why an old nickel coin turns black. The gold itself should not turn black.