Gold Through the Ages—Civilization’s Love Affair with the Yellow Metal
As long as there have been people, there’s been an attraction to gold. From pharaohs to hedge funds, gold has been an important tool of building and protecting wealth. This interactive gold timeline carries you through gold’s enduring path as a universal symbol of wealth.
To navigate the timeline, click and drag the gold nugget across the screen.
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