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Gold (naturally crystallized native gold) from Eagle's Nest Mine, Michigan Bluff District, Placer County, California

 
Gold (naturally crystallized native gold) from Eagle's Nest Mine, Michigan Bluff District, Placer County, California

Gold (naturally crystallized native gold) from Eagle's Nest Mine, Michigan Bluff District, Placer County, California

Gold (naturally crystallized native gold) from Eagle's Nest Mine, Michigan Bluff District, Placer County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 78091
Mineral:Gold (naturally crystallized native gold)
Locality:Eagle's Nest Mine, Michigan Bluff District, Placer County, California
Description:Tapered formation of well-crystallized lustrous yellow-metallic native gold crystals (naturally occurring gold crystals) with no matrix. The top of the gold formation resembles a horse head and has remnants of matrix in crevices. Weight: 0.4 grams
Overall Size:14x4x3 mm
Crystals:0.5-12.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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