The times of wearing gold till it looks like you’ve “O G’ed” are long behind us. But, gold is still garnering major dollars at the auction. The auctioneer pulled out a huge “nugget” for bidders and it looked like something out of the gold rush or Mars. The western towns that were looking for gold decades ago would’ve definitely killed for this piece.
The nugget, according to the auctioneer assistant, was very heavy. She said, “It’s a lot heavier than it looks.” The nugget went for $400,000 and it turns out it is the biggest ever discovered. Check out the auction here: