Nigel Mark DiasBlockedUnblockFollowFollowingBeen there done that. Still curious. | Gold maketh not a man rich, but saveth his soul from debt’s ditch. | Stories told well; sell well.May 5roy: “ True gold ownership, I felt, was manifest through the bullion markets, where monetary gold…Patrick1Coins from the Gupta dynasty in India.Gold was money in IndiaYes, Patrick. Gold coins were extensively used in India. e.g. the greatest empire to rule India, the Mauryans, used a gold dinar.