Fine Mixed Mineral and Inventory Liquidation Auction - Ends Sept 22, 2022

Rarities, classics, and recent finds are in this eclectic auction. Specimens from the Lemanski, Hefendehl, Hunt, Cook, Lockhart, Sherburn, Gleckler, and other collections are featured.

Highlights:

1. Fine Swiss SMOKY QUARTZ specimens from the Brent Lockhart Collection.

2. Classic large AZURITE and MALACHITE from Bisbee

3. Rare MALACHITE after AZURITE with CERUSSITE from Rum Jungle

4. Gem TOURMALINE and KUNZITE specimens

5. Bizarre SULFUR from Indonesia

6. Rare synthetic AMETHYST from Russia

7. PYRITE from classic locales

8. Amazing bent SCHORL from a New Find

Vanadinite (Sherburn Coll.)
Mibladen., Midelt Prov., Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
7.7 x 4.4 x 2.5 cm
Malachite after Azurite and Cerussite (RARE combo) Hefendehl Coll.
Brown's Prospect, Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia
5.4 x 4.6 x 2.3 cm
Schorl and Cleavelandite
Shengus, Roundu Dist., Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
8.4 x 6.8 x 6.6 cm
Smithsonite w/ Hemimorphite (Hunt Coll.)
Skorpion Mine, Rosh Pinah, ǁKaras Region, Namibia
8.1 x 4.0 x 4.0 cm
Emerald and Molybdenite (RARE combo) Hunt Coll.
Carnaíba mining dist., Pindobaçu, Bahia, Brazil
9.8 x 5.9 x 5.7 cm
Datolite and Quartz (Hefendehl Coll.)
Bor Pit, Dalnegorsk, Primorsky Krai, Russia
7.2 x 6.6 x 6.3 cm
Calcite (fluorescent) w/ Pyrite (rare locale) Hefendehl Coll
Dongposhan Mine, Dongpo ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
6.8 x 6.7 x 5.3 cm
large USA Smoky Quartz (Overcash Coll.)
Crystal Park, El Paso Co., Colorado, USA
23.0 x 10.0 x 8.9 cm
Smoky Quartz with Gwindel (Lockhart Coll.)
Zinggenstocke, Oberaar lake area, Bern, Switzerland
9.1 x 7.2 x 4.5 cm
Smithsonite (old classic) Gleckler Coll.
El Refugio Mine, Choix, Sinaloa, Mexico
6.7 x 5.1 x 1.8 cm
Pyrite (classic locale) Hunt Coll.
Huanzala Mine, Huallanca, Bolognesi Prov., Áncash, Peru
6.3 x 5.0 x 2.6 cm
Gem Smoky Quartz (RARE locale) Lockhart Coll.
Feldschijen glacier, Göscheneralp, Reuss Valley, Uri, Switzerland
10.7 x 4.3 x 3.9 cm
Stilbite (Hunt Coll.)
Jalgaon Dist., Nashik Division, Maharashtra, India
8.4 x 5.6 x 4.0 cm
large Siderite ps. after Calcite (Lemanski Coll.)
Turț Mine, Satu Mare, Satu Mare Co., Romania
15.3 x 12.2 x 5.5 cm
Bizarre Sulfur (ex Peter Maurer Coll.)
Kawah Ijen volcano, Banyuwangi Regency, East Java Prov., Indonesia
5.1 x 3.5 x 3.4 cm
Gemmy Kunzite (unusual form) Hunt Coll.
Dara-e-Pech pegmatite field, Dara-e-Pech Dist., Kunar, Afghanistan
10.7 x 3.6 x 1.8 cm
curving Schorl w/ Microcline & Lepidolite (NEW FIND)
Shigar Valley, Shigar Dist., Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
7.3 x 7.0 x 2.6 cm
Iridescent Goethite/Hematite (Turgite)
Graves Mountain., Lincoln Co., Georgia, USA
12.0 x 8.1 x 6.6 cm
Fluorite (2 generations - fluorescent!) Sherburn Coll.
Diana Maria Mine, Rogerley Quarry, Weardale, Co. Durham, England
9.7 x 7.2 x 3.6 cm
Gem bi-colored Tourmaline (1-time find)
Dara-e-Pech pegmatite field, Dara-e-Pech Dist., Kunar, Afghanistan
5.4 x 1.2 x 1.2 cm
Cobaltian Calcite (2 generatons) Gleckler Coll.
Bou Azzer Dist., Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
11.9 x 6.6 x 2.8 cm
Pyrite (classic locale )
Elba Island, Livorno Prov., Tuscany, Italy
9.2 x 4.5 x 4.1 cm