Native Gold – Romania – 340 €

SPECIMEN NUMBER: ROA016

PROVENANCE:  Roşia Montana, Rosia Montana Commune, Apuseni Mountains, Alba Province, Romania

DESCRIPTION: Crystallized native gold, electrum variety (analyzed.) Crystallization and shine are typical of this famous location. This gold comes from the same veins, cultivated by the Romans, about 2000 years ago. In particular, this gold comes from the area called “Cirnic” in the local language. The mother rock is volcanic, called “Dacite”. The mines have now been closed since 2007.

Specimen size: 1.4 × 2.2 × 1.8 cm  /  PRICE: 340 €   BUY       THIS MINERAL NOW