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    Gold Nugget
    Dunolly, Victoria

    Just shy of 20 troy ounces, this truly magnificent Gold nugget from Australia is in a class with few peers. A huge specimen with unlimited visual appeal, this stunning example exudes artistry, complexity, and a natural form hard to believe. The vibrant luster is unmatched on the exquisite nugget featuring an ideal and incredibly rare combination of size, shape and brilliance. A perfect collector's specimen, the nugget features intricate folds and broad faces of lively Gold over its strikingly complicated surface. The drama associated with this piece is endless, and every side, angle or vantage point could be its primary display face. The massive nugget has wonderful dimensionality being immensely attractive completely around. This is an absolutely gorgeous Gold nugget with everything going for it. It is a wow specimen to behold.
    Overall Measurements: 4.31 x 2.97 x 1.54 inches (10.96 x 7.55 x 3.90 cm), weighs 607 grams (19.51 oz t)
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    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]

    Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000.

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    15th Saturday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    15th Saturday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    3 Days 2h 33m 5s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 16
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 72001-72250) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Saturday, December 15, 2018.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

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