This is a very interesting and unique pelican shaped gold nugget from Australia. You can see it's long beak and body in a very distinct shape. It is 5/8" (17 mm) long and weighs in at 24.1 Grains (1.56 Gram). Australian gold nuggets are known for their very high purity, especially jewelry/investment grade nuggets like this one, nuggets that are super clean and free from host rock or mineralization. They are some of the purest gold nuggets in the world at 92% to 98% pure (22 KT to 23 KT). As with all our gold nuggets, it comes with a certificate of authenticity.