Gold Nuggets are items that are used to craft Golden Carrots, Gold Ingots, and Glistering Melon. They are only naturally obtained from dead Zombie Pigmen. Gold Nuggets are gold, with a bit of a brownish shadow tint towards the edges. Nine gold nuggets make a Gold Ingot. Nine gold Ingots make a Gold Block so in total, therefore 81 Gold nuggets to make one.
- Gold Nuggets make gold the only mineral in the game to have four forms, Gold Blocks, Gold Ingots, Gold Ore, and the Gold Nugget itself.