Brian Stephenson Fine Art

Natural History Specimens

Gold in Quartz

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Gold in quartz vein from the Eldorado Gold Mine, Issano Mazaruni District, Guyana

Details


Item-Number:190013
Item-Description:Gold in quartz vein from the Eldorado Gold Mine, Issano Mazaruni District, Guyana
Medium:Crystaline quartz vein with visible gold
Origin:Guyana - Issano Mazaruni District
Dimensions:6.0 x 3.5 x 3.5 cm, approx. weight 100 gms
Age:Paleoproterozoic (2.26 - 2.09 Ga)
Provenance:Field collected Eldorado Gold Mine, 1972
Condition:Fresh, unweathered
Notes:The Eldorado gold vein is blue grey in colour probably due to the presence of accompanying teluride ores


Price: £350