From the beginning of time, women have been obsessed with looking good and this desire to look glamorous has almost always led to a passion for ornaments. Out of all the metals and materials that go into the making of ornaments, gold is the most popular, mainly for its sheer luster, malleability and flexibility. It is a metal that commands a high price and an even higher respect across the world. It is like the symbol of wealth and well-being of a person. It also has a great cultural value in many countries. For example, in Egypt previously people of great religious were buried in graves decorated with or made of solid gold as for them it signifies eternal life.
Coins made of gold were used as currency in ancient times and ornaments made of the precious metals have been one of the favorite bartering options. The ancient Egyptians believed it to be the flesh of the sun god - Ra. Gold has a lot of cultural significance in several communities, especially among the Christians. For example, a ring made of gold signifies that a couple is married. The production of gold is also very important due to its ornamental and economic significance. The highest producer of gold in the world is China followed by Australia and Russia. Make a preplanned move and read on to discover famous ornaments and sayings on quotations.