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Natural History Specimens

Gold in Quartz

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Gold in quartz vein from the Hick's Gold Mine, Issano Mazaruni District, Guyana

Details


Item-Number:190015
Item-Description:Gold in quartz vein from the Hick's Gold Mine, Issano Mazaruni District, Guyana
Medium:Crystaline quartz vein with visible gold
Origin:Guyana - Issano Mazaruni District
Dimensions:10.0 x 7.5 x7.0 cm, approx. weight 820 gms
Age:Paleoproterozoic (2.26 - 2.09 Ga)
Provenance:Field collected Hick's Gold Mine, 1972
Condition:Higly weathered
Notes:Sample carries considerable gold but also is highly weathered and lateratised hence the light brown colouration


Price: £750