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    Native Silver
    White Pine Mine, White Pine
    Ontonagon Co.
    Michigan, USA

    This dramatic Native Silver specimen offers an amazing visual duality as bubbly silvery clusters anchor the angular piece that culminates in a trio of fibrous "tree-like" structures which extend evenly up from the base metal component of the example. Presented on a custom engraved acrylic base, this mineral has immense aesthetic appeal and hails from the White Pine Mine in Ontonagon County, Michigan. A special piece with superb display qualities, the specimen once belonged in the collection of Helen and Charles L. Leavitt, Jr. The combination of shape, form and aesthetics result in an outstanding collector example.
    Overall Measurements: 2.72 x 2.59 x 0.67 inches (6.91 x 6.57 x 1.70 cm), weighs 84 grams

    Provenance: Collection of Helen and Charles L. Leavitt, Jr.

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

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2020
    14th Saturday
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