• Native Gold
  • Native Gold
  • Native Gold
  • Native Gold
Gallery

Native Gold

ID: CC16843
Clogau St. Davids mine at Bontddu in Gwynedd, Wales, lies within the Dolgellau Gold Belt and is one of its more famous gold mines.  Welsh gold is highly prized and is the traditional source for Royal wedding rings, the tradition originally starting with that of Elizabeth Bowes Lyon (the late Queen Mother), sourced entirely from Clogau St. Davids.  This specimen contains approximately 12 pinhead grains of buttery Native Gold embedded in opaque milky Quartz with a little attached grey shale (Clogau Shale).  A most pleasing Clogau St. Davids Native Gold for any collection missing this locality.

Out of Stock

Add to Wishlist

Details

Dimensions
2.9 × 2.4 × 1.8 cm
Categories
Native Elements
Locality
Clogau St Davids Mine, Bontddu, Dolgellau Gold Belt, Gwynedd, Wales, UK, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Native Gold

Related Mineral Specimens

NATIVE GOLD
$375
 Round Mountain Mine, Nye County, Nevada, USA, North America
A specimen of finely crystallised Native Gold as a flattened leaf with included milky-white Quartz,...
Native Gold
$2,500
 Rosia Montana, Alba Co, Romania, Europe
Rich areas of bright metallic yellow leaf Native Gold cover areas to 2.2cm of a white translucent...
Native Gold
$7,500
 Rosia Montana, Alba Co, Romania, Europe
A very rich miniature crystal specimen of Native Gold from Rosia Montana, Romania. The specimen...
Native Gold
$5,000
 Eagle's Nest Mine, Placer County, California, USA, North America
A neat display of crystalline Native Gold on a white Quartz veinstone from the Eagle's Nest Mine,...