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    Gold Nugget
    Ganes Creek Mine, Innoko Mining District
    Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
    Alaska, USA

    There is quite a zoomorphic shape to this Alaskan Gold nugget. The golden "creature" has the form of an odd-looking reptilian with a visible face, body, tail, and even an eye. Of course, the real value in this piece is its weight in Gold, which is a substantial 84 grams (2.70 oz t). As any nugget more than a couple of troy ounces is an inherent rarity, and this example offers a lot of aesthetic characteristics; it is much more than just a plain mass of Gold. Both of the smooth surfaces are stunning.
    Measurements: 1.87 x 1.25 x 0.49 x inches (4.75 x 3.17 x 1.25 cm), weighs 84 grams (2.70 oz t)


    Condition Report*: Condition report available upon request.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2021
    8th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 389

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    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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