Description

    Tiger's Eye Slab
    Mt. Brockman Station
    Pilbara
    Western Australia
    3.56 x 3.24 x 1.00 inches (9.04 x 8.22 x 2.54 cm)


    This blocky piece of Tiger's Eye has a lot of surface area which is important since the polished "window" which displays the vibrant colors and inherent chatoyancy of the material is rather large relative to the size of the roughly square specimen. Also, while saturated gold is the dominant hue of this Tiger's Eye, there are unexpected bluish-gray streaks that frame the smooth face of this very colorful paperweight.

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


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    21st-28th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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