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    Gold Nugget
    Bendigo, City of Greater Bendigo
    Victoria
    Australia

    The folds of this striking Gold nugget from Victoria, Australia, are punctuated by two visible small Quartz crystals with a reddish accent. A superb luster and great color describe this wonder from "Down Under" that is gorgeous in shape, complex in form, and extremely captivating. The brilliance is unmatched, as its lustrous nature is almost electric. Twists and folds characterize the highly textural surface, and the piece represents Australia quite well. Weighing 112 grams (3.62 oz t), there is a lot of the precious metal in this nugget. Of course, the value in this finer collectible specimen is not its considerable amount of Gold but, rather, its stunning aesthetics making it a truly collectible example.
    Measurements: 1.93 x 1.68 x 0.91 x inches (4.90 x 4.27 x 2.30 cm), weighs 112 grams (3.62 oz t)


    Estimate: $10,000 - up.

    Condition Report*: Condition report available upon request.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    8th Wednesday 11:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    8th Wednesday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    0 Days 8h 12m 54s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: 13
    Page Views: 225

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    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 15% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session - Golds & Gemstones (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 72001-72100) - 12:00 PM Central Time, Wednesday, December 8, 2021.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Dallas, TX 75261



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