Ophir Mine Shaft, Ore, circa 1859
Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Nevada
This silver-gold ore specimen originated from the North Comstock Lode, North Ophir Mine. The silver-gold ore was mined from a 25 ft. wide vein exposed in the old workings located not more than 250 feet from the original Comstock discovery made in Ophir Canyon, June 1, 1859.
Certificate No. OP-50
2.5" x 1.2"