• Native Gold
  • Native Gold
  • Native Gold
  • Native Gold
  • Native Gold
  • Native Gold
Native Elements

Native Gold

$5,000.00   €4,213  £3,800.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC18197
A very fine small cabinet specimen of filigree Native Gold on Calcite from the renowned British locality of Hope's Nose, just east of Torquay in Devon, England.  The long, narrow Calcite matrix has been lightly acid etched (as have all such specimens) to expose at least five areas of dendritic Native Gold, the largest patch being approximately 1.5 x 1.0 cm.  Characteristic of Hope’s Nose, the Gold forms delicate arborescent stems and branches and occasional, more matted, tangled nests of Native Gold wires.  The Calcite varies in colour from snow-white to glassy dull brick-red.  Good areas of visible Native Gold occur on both faces of the specimen, so it can be displayed from either side.  A classic Hope’s Nose Native Gold from Devon, England.

Details

Dimensions
10.3 × 4.2 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Native Elements
Locality
Hope's Nose, Torquay, Devon, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Native Gold

Related Mineral Specimens

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,...
Native Gold
$800
 Rosia Montana, Alba Co, Romania, Europe
A neat miniature specimen of Native Gold on Quartz from Roşia Montană, Romania. Finely...
Native Gold
$4,000
 Sacarimb (Nagyag), Hunedoara Co, Romania, Europe
A fine spread of crystalline metallic yellow Native Gold over an area of 4cm x 3cm in a...
Native Gold
$4,000
 Berezovskii, Ekaterinbug, Sverdlovskaya Oblast, Urals Region, Russia, Asia
An excellent and rich matrix Native Gold specimen from the old Berezovskii mining area in Russia....