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    Tiger's Eye Slab
    Mt. Brockman Station
    Pilbara
    Western Australia
    3.82 x 1.46 x 0.76 inches (9.70 x 3.70 x 1.94 cm)


    This small slab of Tiger's Eye may not be large, but it packs a punch. Not only is the polished surface reflective, but the expected chatoyant gold bands are joined by brilliant blue stripes on each end. This is an adorable paperweight, and the lapidary piece has a specimen quality to it, as the banding is apparent on the rough backside. This hand-sized example is really striking when moved to and fro in the light.

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




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    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    14th-21st Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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