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    Tiger's Eye Bowl
    Mt. Brockman Station
    Pilbara
    Western Australia

    This impactful, carved piece is both stunningly gorgeous and functional. It is the perfect "catch-all" bowl with an oval shape. This amazing material from Australia is some of the oldest on the Earth, and it lends itself to be cut into striking lapidary pieces. It has a dominant thick gold chatoyant band down the center surrounded by vibrant red Hematite and black Magnetite. This unique material is very dense and heavy; therefore; it cannot be knocked off any surface easily. The bottom has feet to help secure it in place. This bowl is in pristine condition and features an ideal depth for a utilitarian piece.
    Overall Measurements: 8.50 x 6.25 x 2.00 inches (21.59 x 15.87 x 5.08 cm)

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    4th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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