- Gold (wire)
- Farncomb Hill, French Gulch, Breckenridge Mining District, Summit Co., Colorado, USA
- Miniature, 3.3 x 2.8 x 2.5 cm
- $6,000.00 Payment Plan Available
The wires seen in this specimen are actually elongated and spinel twinned crystals. We seldom see large examples from this old discovery. At over 1.2 ounces, this is a very significant and heavy example of the kind of old Colorado gold that drove the Colorado gold rush in the late 1800s. It consists of a dense birdsnest style cluster, very tightly wound together. 44.44 g.