Spinel-twinned wire Gold
Olinghouse District, Washoe Co., Nevada, USA
Miniature, 3.5 x 2.6 x 1.6 cm
A hefty, half-ounce specimen of intergrown "wire gold" and quartz matrix, from the classic finds here of the late 1990s. Very sturdy, and now hard to come by today. 15 grams. The piece is 360 degrees, complete all around.