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FINE MINERAL COLLECTION and INVENTORY LIQUIDATION AUCTION (set 1 of 2) - end June 30, 2016

Specimens Available: 60

Ends June 30, 2016
at 6:30 PM (Central Time Zone)

Another exciting week featuring mineral specimens from the recently acquired collection from the east coast with plenty of classic material from historic defunct localities. Look for a mix of rarities, classics, hard to find and well-known species plus gem crystals and native elements. This collection dates from the 1950s to the 1990s and covers a wide variety of material. As always this auction is filled with interesting mineral specimens both classic and contemporary - not just the standard “20 species,” but an eclectic assortment of exciting pieces that appeal to a wide range of collectors

Some of the highlights from this week’s include:
1. Very fine large Illinois FLUORITE!
2. Excellent old European, USA and Mexican classics
3. Gemmy Afghanistan MORGANITE
4. Impressive large Kalahari CALCITE xl cluster
5. Huge Panasqueira Mine FERBERITE crystal!
6. Superb large Jalgaon FLUORAPOPHYLLITE combination

FINE MINERAL COLLECTION and INVENTORY LIQUIDATION AUCTION (set 2 of 2) - end June 30th, 2016

Specimens Available: 60

Ends June 30th, 2016
at 6:45 PM (Central Time Zone)

Another exciting week featuring a bunch of specimens from the recently acquired collection from the east coast with plenty of classic material from historic defunct localities. Look for a mix of rarities, classics, hard to find and well-known species plus gem crystals and native elements. This collection dates from the 1950s to the 1990s and covers a wide variety of material. There are plenty of hidden treasures and valuable older material mixed in, so look closely! As always this auction is filled with interesting specimens both classic and contemporary, and not just the standard “20 species”, but an eclectic assortment of exciting pieces that appeal to a wide range of collectors

Some of the highlights from this week’s include:
1. Emerald green Dioptase crystals on matrix from Republic of Congo (Brazzaville)
2. Fine quality gemmy Afghanite on matrix from Afghanistan
3. An unusual Fluorapatite included with Riebeckite from Zagi Mt., Pakistan
4. A cool OLD TIME Titanite from Canada (ex George Kunz Collection!)
5. A lovely dual color Rhodochrosite specimen from the famous Sunnyside Mine in Colorado
6. Rarities include Twinnite , Wherryite w/ Paralaurionite, Native Tellurium, Native Antimony, Svenekite and more!

SPECIAL $100 and $50 RESERVE GEMSTONE AUCTION - Ends June 30th, 2016

Specimens Available: 15

Ends Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 7:00 PM (Central Time)

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 next year. 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