Massive 17 Pound Gold Nugget Found In China
from clearasvodka A 17-pound/7.85kg/252.38 troy .oz gold nugget with an estimated value of more than $255,00 was found lying in a field in the far western Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region of China. The nugget is 9 inches long, 7 inches wide, and 3 inches thick. It appears to have a one-of-a-kind shape of China mainland. The shepherd was concerned that he would not be able to keep the nugget, yet no government official has come forward to confiscate the find.