The World of Opals, The Splendor of Gold including the Margie and Robert E. Petersen Collection of Gold Nuggets
11 Dec 2012, starting at 13:00 PST.

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This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.


Classic Black Opal--"The Black Prince"
Sold for US$ 134,500 inc. premium
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