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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Gold in Matrix

Identifier:
16780.1
Description:
Gold is one of the heaviest minerals and is often found in quartz, igneous rocks, and sedimentary deposits. It is considered a precious metal and does not corrode. This specimen was loaned by George S. Knapp. 

Gold Formula: Au
Dimensions:
3/4 in." h 1 1/4 in." w ; 1/2 in." h 1 1/2 in." w ; 1/2 in." h 1 1/2 in." w ; 1/2 in." h 3/4 in." w ; 1 in." h 3/4 in." w
Source:
Gift of George S. Knapp
Rights:

Maker/Donor
George S. Knapp
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