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California's Motherlode

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Where the rarest and most beautiful crystallized gold in the world comes from.

 

Crystallized gold is the rarest form of gold. There are many different crystallized structures that gold can take and of all of them the Motherlode area of California produces the most sought after, rarest and most beautiful gold specimens on the planet.

These 3 specimens are from the Colorado Quartz Gold mine near Mariposa CA. The Colorado Quartz can arguably be considered the Rolls Royce of crystal gold mines on the planet

"The Pocket Piece"

"El Fuego"

"Bristlecone Pine"