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Gold in Quartz from El Dorado County, California

 
Gold in Quartz from El Dorado County, California

Gold in Quartz from El Dorado County, California

Gold in Quartz from El Dorado County, California

Gold in Quartz from El Dorado County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 46981
Mineral:Gold in Quartz
Locality:El Dorado County, California
Description:Large mass of yellow-metallic native gold in milky quartz. It appears that the quartz was partly dissolved to expose the gold. An unidentified silver-metallic mineral is mixed with the gold, possibly arsenopyrite.
Overall Size:5x5x4 cm
Crystals:micro
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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