Gold can be used to protection against evil. It’s not as well-known as silver.

It’s gold is associated with the sun, goodness, and everything light, divinity and purity.

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Placing gold coins or crosses on a corpse will keep it from rising from the grave.

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9 thoughts on “Gold

  1. Never heard of that. It does seem silver takes all of the protection fame. That and iron.

  2. I’m with Charles. I’ve never heard that. Maybe we can blame it on inflation. Very cool.

  3. Mae Clair says:

    Interesting. I’d heard about gold crosses on caskets, but not the coins. Any bit of folklore always intrigues me!

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