Cigarcase Made in Germany from Steel
Our GERMANUS cigarette cases are gold plated with real gold, 24 carat. The gilding carried out according to the manufacturer's specification has a fineness of 99.8%. The designation 24 carat corresponds to a fine gold content of 99.99%. However, coatings of this purity are very soft and sensitive, which is why in practice so-called hard gold electro-lytes with 0.5% alloys are used. In the electroplating industry, it is common to refer to such decorative coatings as 24 carats, since the color tone is quite accurate and the purity almost corresponds to the pure fine gold. Calculated results however only a value of 23.95 kt.