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    Tiger's Eye Box
    South Africa

    The material used to create this striking box is known for its strong chatoyancy. This box does not disappoint in regards to that eye-catching effect as the material has been cut and polished in such a way as to highlight this amazing "cat's-eye" visual aspect. Created by needle-like inclusions, the light is reflected off the surface of the stone to create an amazing treat for the viewer. This large decorative box has been crafted by an expert lapidary to get the most out of the stone. The pieces of rich yellow and gold Tiger's Eye have been matched to achieve the best result. All sides of this box have been matched almost perfectly. The inside is lined with black velvet and finished with a Gold-plated brass hinge. The masterpiece is in perfect condition and will add the ideal finishing touch to any room.
    Overall Measurements: 8.03 x 5.87 x 2.36 inches (20.40 x 14.90 x 6.00 cm)

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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    4th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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