Tiger's Eye Free Form Slab
    Mt. Brockman Station, Pilbara, Western Australia

    When one thinks of Australia one usually thinks of Koalas and Kangaroos, but Australia has more to it than just marsupials. Here is another natural wonder found down under: Marra Mamba Tiger's Eye. It is mined in Western Australia and painstakingly sawn and polished by a talented lapidary. This naturally formed metamorphic rock has been polished mirror bright to emphasize the striking chatoyant bands of Tiger's Eye running across the middle sections. It is surrounded by thick, dark bands of red and black: Hematite and Jasper, as well other colors: yellow from Goethite, white from Quartz, blue from Riebeckite, and green from a mix of Goethite and Riebeckite. This free form slab is in pristine condition, and its serving tray size is perfect for any occasion.
    Overall Measurements: 23.5 x 10.8 x 0.5 inches (59.7 x 27.3 x 1.3 cm)
    Offered at no reserve.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    4th Sunday
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