Tipuani alluvials, Tipuani
Larecaja Province, La Paz
From the exotic locality of La Paz, Bolivia, this Gold nugget is
smooth over a majority of its brassy golden surface. Out of the
Tipuani Mine, the piece was discovered by Marco Bolanos in 2021.
This nugget has a nickname, the "Dancing Bears," but it is hard to
see that in this primarily globular example. Weighing an impressive
76 grams (2.18 oz t), this piece is quite sizable with various
cavities of visible Quartz. A shape more mountainous and artistic
than the typical nugget, this piece with deep craters is visually
Measurements: 1.46 x 1.11 x 0.78 x inches (3.71 x 2.81 x 1.99
cm), weighs 76 grams (2.18 oz t)
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