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    Gold Nugget
    Alleghany, Alleghany Mining District (Forest Mining District)
    Sierra Co.
    California, USA

    This somewhat flat but solid piece of Gold comes from the Kanaka Creek drainage area near the famous 16-to-1 and Oriental Mines. With relatively large surface areas, the offering features two sizable faces of textural and tinny Gold. Weighing a considerable 86 grams (2.76 oz t), and shaped like South America, this specimen has some visible white rocky Quartz among the Gold.
    Measurements: 2.87 x 1.98 x 0.33 x inches (7.30 x 5.03 x 0.84 cm), weighs 86 grams

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2021
    8th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 158

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    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 15% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

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