1 "PREMO", HUGE 6.5"x2.5"x.25" TIGEREYE & HEMATITE SLAB

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  • Item Category: Antiquities
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 06, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

IS A REALLY "PREMO" 6.25"X2.5"X.25" THICK TIGEREYE & HEMATITE SLAB!! THIS IS PREMIUM MATERIAL THAT IS SUPER BRIGHT AND CHATOYANT AND WILL TAKE A GREAT POLISH!

I had a chance a while back to pick up some really premo hunks of tigereye with bands of hematite running through it. This is some of the brightest chatoyant tigereye I have seen in a long time. It is dense and solid and will take a super polish. You won't often find slabs this nice. I took one of the large hunks I bought and cut several nice slabs off it and am offering this premium slab from the group on this auction. (I am also offering the rest of the hunk in another auction that closes this same night). All the slabs I cut off this hunk are really great so I just grabbed this nice one for this auction. This slab is a huge 6.25" wide, 2.5" high and 1/4" thick. It is a bright honey golden yellow color and is highly chatoyant and will take a super polish because it is very dense and solid. It also has many nice bands of hematite running through it that will take a great polish to and will really highlight any cabs you cut out of it. This should cut some really unique and beautiful cabs. T are no fractures in the material at all. The weight of the slab is about 6.5 ounce or a little over 3/8 pound. I am listing this slab at a starting price of $4.99 and should
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