Gold Chloride

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  1. roy

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    It is my understanding that gold chloride in solution has archival properties when used with silver prints. Does this mean though, that the solution itself in a container has a long life ?
     
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    Yes it does, gold chloride will last for years.
     
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    Thanks Jorge, I was looking for "official" confirmation !