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    Tiger's Eye Rectangular Table
    Mt. Brockman Station, Pilbara, Western Australia

    This spectacular table top came from the remote Australian region known as the Pilbara. This region is recognized as having some of the oldest rock formations on Earth. It is also home to many ancient Aboriginal Australian Tribes. Here these pre-historic people would express their Dreamtime beliefs by using the same pigment materials which are found in this amazing Tiger's Eye slab. These tribes would use black and red Hematite pigments to paint on rock outcrops throughout the country. Hematite is found in this slab as undulating black and red ripples. It also has bright, chatoyant Tiger's Eye, as well as amazing Goethite, Riebeckite, and Jasper. This piece has a lovely polish and was cut with expert precision. It is in pristine condition and will add some Australian natural history to any room.
    Overall Measurements: 39.0 x 19.0 x 1.0 inches (99.1 x 48.3 x 2.5 cm)


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    4th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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