This is a classic - GOLDSTONE. This is a man-made material from Italy. If shows little flashy sparkles like metallic flake paint, but it's the same hardness as glass and takes a great polish. Excellent for any lapidary application!! This has been tough to get for a while, so don't miss out! See my other auctions for some BLUE GOLDSTONE and RARE GREEN GOLDSTONE. OFFERED HERE WITH NO RESERVE!! This one weighs 1.49 pounds. Shown dry. See photo. Buyer to pay $10.00 shipping/handling. COMBINE WINS TO SAVE ON SHIPPING!! See my other auctions for more cutting rough. Combine auctions to save on shipping. Email any ?? before bidding. Thanks for looking and !! PLEASE STAY TUNED TO ROCKMAN69 IN THE WEEKS (AND MONTHS) TO COME!! I HAVE TONS OF NEW (OLD) MATERIALS TO BRING TO EBAY SOON!