Sentence Examples with the word gold dust

Ingots of Chinese silver were sent from Lhasa with a small proportion of gold dust, and an equal weight in mohurs was returned, leaving to the Nepal rajahs, between gold dust and alloy, a good profit.

Dredging for gold, however, seems likely to prove very profitable and gold dust is found in practically every river in the hills.

Weight as gold dust, the larger sizes being distinguished as coarse or nuggety gold, and the smaller as gold dust proper.