This native gold is from the Sigma Mine in Val d’Or, La Valle-de-l’Or RCM, Abitibi-Temiscamingue, Quebec, Canada. This mine has been in production since 1937. It contains 21 different minerals but is mined for the production of gold. This piece consists of a quartz matrix that is shot through and covered on the display surface with native gold. This piece measures 7/8 x 1/4 x 5/16 inches or 22 x 6 x 8 mm.