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Mother Lode (Mother Lode belt), Tuolumne Co., California, USA

A fine 2-piece set from the famous Mother Lode District of California. Two large, sculptural, flattened to rounded, river-worn gold nuggets with rich gold luster and color comprise this lot. The rectangular nugget has a sculptural, nubby look and the flattened nugget is beautifully leaf-like. These are old-time nuggets from a lot recently obtained lot.