grizzly gold select coinPlating

Add Value and Create a Whole New Look

Choosing plating for your custom medallion, whether it's 24-karat gold or another metal, is a great way to enhance the look of your design and can even add real value.

Selective Plating in 24-Karat Gold

Selective 24-karat gold plating can dramatically increase the appeal of your silver medallion, adding depth, perspective, and texture to your design.

Northwest Territorial Mint: Insights & Ideas
Insights & Ideas
Hot Topic: What to Gold Plate ?

Say you have decided to mint your masterpiece in silver with selective gold plating. Sometimes deciding what to plate is not obvious. Our staff will be happy to advise on what may be more successful for your coin based on experience. Generally large and easily traced regions achieve better results.

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Chemistry of Gold Plating

Northwest Territorial Mint: Did You Know?There are five recognized classes of gold plating chemistries: Alkaline gold cyanide (for gold and gold alloy plating), Neutral gold cyanide (for high purity plating), Acid gold plating for bright hard gold and gold alloy plating, Non-cyanide (generally sulfite based for gold and gold alloy plating) and miscellaneous other methods not using any of the above chemistries.