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PRE-TUCSON SHOW FINE MINERAL COLLECTION AUCTION (set 1 of 2) - FEATURING SPECIMENS FROM OLD COLLECTIONS - end Thursday January 25th, 2018

Specimens Available: 50

OLD CLASSICS SPECIAL MINERAL COLLECTION and INVENTORY LIQUIDATION AUCTION (set 1 of 2) - end January 25, 2018 Ends January 25, 2018
at 6:30 PM (Central Time Zone)

Look for a special mix pulled form gallery and show-quality backstock of the BEDOGNE (Italy), ZERFASS (France), and ROBERTSON (USA) collections! Look for gem crystals, rare species, old classics, and many good things hard to find at any price, let alone at auction!


Some of the highlights from this week’s include:

1. Fine bi-colored Pakistan TOURMALINE from the 1980s
2. Rare old VARISCITE from Utah
3. PYROMORPHITES, CALCITES & FLUORITES
4. Old ENGLISH classics from the 1800's
5. Gem GROSSULAR GARNET from the Jeffrey Mine
6. Large old Frizington BARITE (mid-1800's!)
7. TRINITITE FROM THE 1ST NUCLEAR BOMB TEST IN THE USA !
8. Large gem SCAPOLITE

PRE-TUCSON SHOW FINE MINERAL COLLECTION AUCTION (set 2 of 2) - FEATURING SPECIMENS FROM THE KAY ROBERTSON COLLECTION - end Thursday January 25th, 2018

Specimens Available: 60

Ends Thursday, January 25th, 2018
at 6:45 PM (Central Time Zone)



This week's auction is filled with new material we picked up over the last few months along with rarities, unusual pieces, gem crystals, classics and display specimens. Look for pieces mixed in from various collections we've obtained including Willard Wulff, Rolando Gioia, Kay Robertson, Francesco Bedogné, and Paul Zerfass, along with dealers' inventories. Look here for the not so typical mineral specimens along with plenty of your favorites. We don't just offer the "standard 20 species", but an eclectic mix of specimens that appeal to everybody! Enjoy!


Some of the highlights from this week’s auction include:

1. GEMMY blue INDICOLITE TOURMALINE from Brazil (ex Richard Kosnar Collection)
2. Classic deep red PROUSTITE on matrix from the Uchucchacua Mine, Peru
3. Large, rare, gemmy prismatic EPIDIDYMITE from Mt Malosa, Malawi
4. Attractive "flower"-shaped group of GEMMY GYPSUM crystals from Lignite Mine, Hesse, Germany
5. Rarities include HENRYMEYETERITE and MORENOSITE
6. Classic CALCITE on SIDERITE from Billy Creek, Ouray, Colorado (ex Dave Bergman Collection)
7. Brazilian minerals from the collection of Rolando Gioia!
8. PAGE 2 features assorted minerals from the Kay Robertson Collection!

SPECIAL $100 and $50 RESERVE GEMSTONE AUCTION - Ends January 25th, 2018

Specimens Available: 15

Ends Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 7:00 PM (Central Time Zone)

ATTENTION! We are pleased to announce that we have purchased a notable collection / supply from a retiring gem dealer of beautiful mixed stones, cabochons and jewelry which we will be offering at liquidation prices!!

Keep watching every week for a great mix and new variety of good quality gemstones to appear over the following months. Reserve prices will typically be $100 and $50 on the better material every other week, with $25 and $10 reserves on alternating weeks.
Questions about Gems?: CONTACT Gem admin Brian Kosnar: click here