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    Tiger's Eye Box
    South Africa

    This undeniably amazing box has been fashioned out of blue Tiger's Eye from South Africa. The dynamic box displays strong bands of dark blue, black, golden-yellow, and brown which contrast beautifully with the brilliant chatoyancy of the golden Tiger's Eye which has been impressively laid "seamlessly" into four sections which match perfectly across both the front and the back. The interior is lined with black velvet, and the box was topped off with a gold-plated brass hinge. The material exhibits a deep schiller resulting in the box never really looking the exact same twice. The lapidary creation is in pristine condition.
    Overall Measurements: 8.19 x 5.91 x 2.36 inches (20.80 x 15.00 x 6.00 cm)
    Offered at no reserve.


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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    3rd Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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