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    Sale 12052

    Science & Natural History

    19 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 75

    AESTHETIC SPECIMEN OF CRYSTALLINE GOLD

    TUOLUMNE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AESTHETIC SPECIMEN OF CRYSTALLINE GOLD
    TUOLUMNE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
    the large specimen of gold crystals naturally formed across the quartz matrix, from the “Mother Lode”
    4½in. (11cm.) high


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