Types of Gold Karat in Nepal
There are 3 types of gold karat in Nepal and they are listed below.
- Hallmark or Fine gold is 24K Gold and has 99.99% Purity.
- Chhapawal is also 24K gold but with 99.50% Purity.
- Tejabi 22K Gold which is 91.67% Purity.
|24K||99.9% (100%)||0%||Very soft|
|22K||91.6%||8.4%||Ideal for jewelry|
|18K||75%||25%||Ideal for jewelry|
|14K||58.5%||41.5%||Ideal for jewelry|
|10K||41.7%||58.3%||Affordable for jewelry|
Types of Gold in Nepal with purity percentage