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SPECIAL MINERAL AUCTION - $499 RESERVE LIQUIDATION SPECIMENS - ends TUESDAY, February 19, 2019

Specimens Available: 30

Ends Thursday, February 19, 2019
at 6:45 PM (Central Time Zone)

Continuing with our special themed auctions we've put together a selection of higher-end specimens all starting with $499 reserve bids. NEARLY every piece in this auction is valued at $1,500 MININUM in the inventory (several are valued at $2,000-$3,000+). There are plenty of classic and contemporary, fine quality, attractive display pieces from around the world.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the larger size and weight of some of the pieces in this auction, there will be additional shipping charges. Please keep this in mind when bidding. If you have any questions, please ask before placing your bids. Thank you!

TUCSON SHOW FINE MINERAL LIQUIDATION AUCTION (set 2 of 2) - FEATURING SPECIMENS FROM THE KAY ROBERTSON COLLECTION - end Thursday February 21st, 2019

Specimens Available: 45

Ends Thursday, February 21st, 2019
at 6:45 PM (Central Time Zone)


It's the final week of the Tucson Show, and we have a great selection of material that we picked up over the last few months along with rarities, unusual pieces, gem crystals, classics and display specimens. Look for new goodies from recent shows / discoveries along with new collection acquisitions to appear in the coming weeks. You'll even find a few fossils, carvings / lapidary items and gemstones mixed in every now and then. We'll still have selections from various collections we've obtained including the newly acquired collection of David Burgess along with Brian Lloyd, Rolando Gioia, Charlie Key, Dr. Stephen Smale, Geary Murdock and plenty of pieces from Kay Robertson along with various 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. Classic emerald green DIOPTASE from Tsumeb
2. Beautifully crystallized GOLD specimen from the Piolho claim in Brazil
3. Rare "Star of David" twinned SPINEL crystal from Myanmar
4. Fine cabinet sized BORNITE with QUARTZ and PYRITE from Butte, Montana
5. Attractive doubly-terminated "floater" group of TOURMALINE from Brazil (ex Rolando Gioia Collection)
6. Old classic LANGITE specimen from Slovakia
7. Cool GEMMY green TALC from Vermont
8. Page 2 features assorted worldwide minerals (focusing on European and North American localities) from the Kay Robertson Collection

SPECIAL $50 RESERVE GEMSTONE AUCTION - Ends February 21st, 2019

Specimens Available: 14

Ends Thursday, February 21st, 2019 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