Crystallized Gold. Round Mountain Mine, Round Mountain. Round Mountain Mining District.Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
Round Mountain Mine, Round Mountain
Round Mountain Mining District
Toquima Range, Nye Co.
This specimen of Round Mountain Gold features a large leaf with twinned crystals along the surface, and weighs 72 grams. The spinel-law twinned octahedral crystals continuously overlap resulting in a unique texture that resembles lizard skin. This specimen is extremely vibrant with a very appealing true gold color. The crystallized Gold comes with a custom beveled acrylic display mount.
Overall Measurements: 3.52 x 1.40 x 0.59 inches (8.93 x 3.55 x 1.50 cm), weighs 72 grams
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000.
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