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Gemmy Watermelon Tourmaline xls (84.08 carats) viewBack to HOLIDAY SEASON MINERAL COLLECTION AUCTIONS SET #1:
- ends Thursday Dec 13th, 2018

Pederneira mine, Sao Jose da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Starting Time:12/6/2018 06:45:00 PM(CST)
  • Ending Time:12/13/2018 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Start Bid:$10
  • Reserve Bid:$10
  • Current Bid:$240
  • Size:3.8 x 2.4 x 1.9 cm
  • Size Description:Miniature

Description:A fantastic and dramatic looking pristine miniature pair of intergrown gemmy watermelon tourmaline crystals from the famed Pederneira Mine. Both crystals are doubly terminated, with the outer ends being broken and rehealed. The green rind of the lustrous, translucent, well-striated main crystals, similar to the pyramidal termination of the smaller crystal and the very nifty, jauntily angled 7 mm side car obscures the vibrant gemmy pink color of the crystal interior. The crystals GLOW, when back lit. Artistic and classic style tourmaline from this noted pegmatite. 84.08 carats or nearly 17 grams mass.

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Current Bids

Amount Time Date Bidder
$240 04:34 12/13/2018 jlk
$230 06:45 12/13/2018 dlue1982
$220 06:59 12/12/2018 martinformin
$209 09:16 12/11/2018 dlue1982
$199 09:16 12/11/2018 yamatosuki
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$135 09:15 12/11/2018 dlue1982
$121 04:46 12/11/2018 yamatosuki
$110 01:42 12/10/2018 dlue1982
$80 01:42 12/10/2018 lebeaumineral
$70 01:42 12/10/2018 dlue1982
$60 01:42 12/10/2018 lebeaumineral
$55 01:42 12/10/2018 dlue1982
$46 10:16 12/10/2018 lebeaumineral
$10 09:45 12/10/2018 rockman823