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The Golden Nugget Casino and Hotel has a very unique treasure. Located within the casino area is "The Hand of Faith Nugget." This magnificent gold nugget, the largest on public display in the world. Was discovered using a metal detector by Kevin Hillier near Kingower, Victoria, Australia on 26 September 1980. It was lying six inches below the surface in a vertical position. It weighs a massive 875 troy ounces. (61 pounds, 11 ounces av.) Mr. Hillier and his family were prospecting behind their modest trailer home when they found it.

129 East Fremont Street Las Vegas, NV 89101

Phone: (702) 385-7111
Website: http://www.goldennugget.com/

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  • Updated Jul 23, 2015
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