California Gold Nugget-"The Buddha" 1.945 ozt.
Black Canyon Mine, Foresthill, California
From the heart of Placer County, California obtained directly from the miner and his wife, comes this anthropomorphic nugget resembling a seated figure of a Buddha. Medium gold with nice luster particularly in the high spots, there is evidence of some quartz in the crevices. This is an aesthetic and fine nugget.
Weighing approximately 1.945 ozt (60.4 grams) and measuring 1 ¾ x 1 ¼ x ¼ in