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Gold (fine wire crystals) from Olinghouse Mine, 6030 bench, 813 pit, Washoe County, Nevada

 
Gold (fine wire crystals) from Olinghouse Mine, 6030 bench, 813 pit, Washoe County, Nevada

Gold (fine wire crystals) from Olinghouse Mine, 6030 bench, 813 pit, Washoe County, Nevada

DESCRIPTION:No. 24062
Mineral:Gold (fine wire crystals)
Locality:Olinghouse Mine, 6030 bench, 813 pit, Washoe County, Nevada
Description:Matrix coated one side with web-like structures of brilliant native (natural) gold. The gold crystals are interconnected throughout in elongated, irregular shapes. Looks beautiful under magnification. This famous mine is now closed forever.
Overall Size:3x2x2 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: For reference only
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