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

Native Gold

$7,500.00   €6,905  £5,750.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC7604
A gorgeous large thumbnail (or small miniature) of leaf-sheet Native Gold from the classic Romanian Roşia Montană area. Light metallic burnished yellow Native Gold in the habit of crystallised sheets, hackly platelets and small single crystals pervades a matrix of translucent milky Calcite. The largest crystallised sheet, measuring to 2.6 x 2.3 cm, has a metallic silky lustre whose entire surface is covered in micro-triangular crystal faces. All the smaller sheets of Native Gold are covered in similar crystals, some better defined than those on the largest sheet. It is a beautiful example of crystallised Native Gold in miniature form and is a fabulous example from the historic and ancient mining district of Roşia Montană.

Details

Dimensions
3.0 × 2.5 × 2.4 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals, Native Elements
Locality
Rosia Montana, Alba Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Native Gold

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