1 See Hammer J. in Zeitschrift für Numismatik, Vol. XXVI, pp. 20, 21, for the proportion of gold in early electrum coins.
2 The exact proportions necessary for the required weight can be found by working out these equations, in which x = percentage of gold, y = percentage of silver:
(a) x + y = 100.
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