FINE MIXED MINERAL COLLECTION & INVENTORY LIQUIDATION AUCTION - ENDS JUNE 23, 2022

Recent finds, classics, and rarities are highlighted in this auction. Many are species and localities you normally don't see in auctions. This auction features a number of rare Southern California pegmatite species. Sherburn, Cook, Larson, Lemanski, Reynolds, Hefendehl, and other collections are featured.

Highlights:

1. MORGANITE, KUNZITE, SPODUMENE, SPESSARTINE, TOURMALINE and SMOKY QUARTZ from Southern California.

2. Large Brucite

3. REALGAR on NATIVE ARSENIC

4. Chinese FLUORITES

5. Rare AQUAMARINE from China

6. Fine English FLUORITES

7. Rare Swiss 2-generation CALCITE, CITRINE, and QUARTZ combination

Realgar on botryoidal Native Arsenic
Baia Sprie, Maramures, Romania
12.9 x 8.9 x 4.6 cm
Winning Bid: $1,015
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Gemmy Sphalerite, Barite, Quartz & Galena (RARE combo) Lemanski Coll.
San Cristobal Mine, Yauli District, Yauli Province, Junín, Peru
8.3 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm
Winning Bid: $181
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Vanadinite (2016 find) Jeff Kremer Coll.
Mibladen, Midelt Prov., Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
14.0 x 5.8 x 4.0 cm
Winning Bid: $210
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Native Silver & Erythrite in Acanthite slab (rare)
Christopher Mine, Cobalt area, Cobalt-Gowganda region, Ontario, Canada
11.7 x 8.2 x 2.6 cm
Winning Bid: $141
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Spessartine Garnet (RARE CA! - Kent, Rose & Sherburn Coll.)
Schindler Mine, Little Cahuilla Mtn, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
4.8 x 4.3 x 3.8 cm
Winning Bid: $533
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Stilbite on Quartz (Smale Coll.)
Jalgaon Dist., Nashik Division, Maharashtra, India
10.2 x 9.3 x 9.0 cm
Winning Bid: $1,400
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Fluorite, Dolomite & Muscovite on Quartz
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
6.6 x 5.9 x 4.7 cm
Winning Bid: $205
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Pyromorphite (Reynolds Coll.)
Brown's Prospect, Rum Jungle, Batchelor, Northern Territory, Australia
5.9 x 4.0 x 3.3 cm
Winning Bid: $102
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Hubeite (Type Locality), Fluorapophyllite, Pyrite & Quartz (Lemanski Coll.)
Fengjiashan Mine, Daye Co., Huangshi Prefecture, Hubei, China
6.5 x 5.6 x 3.1 cm
Winning Bid: $130
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Kyanite (Lemanski Coll.)
Barra do Salinas dist., Barra do Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
8.4 x 5.3 x 3.1 cm
Winning Bid: $237
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Tourmaline & Smoky Quartz on Microcline (Reynolds Coll.)
Blue Lady Mine, Warner Springs Mining Dist., San Diego Co., California, USA
11.0 x 7.4 x 7.2 cm
Winning Bid: $353
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Gemmy "Tanzanite" Fluorite on Quartz
Yongchun Co., Quanzhou, Fujian, China
6.2 x 4.2 x 2.6 cm
Winning Bid: $701
Winning Bidder: jabaco
Lazulite, Quartz and Siderite (Reynolds Coll.)
Rapid Creek, Dawson mining dist., Yukon, Canada
13.8 x 11.8 x 7.1 cm
Winning Bid: $435
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Crocoite (Hefendehl Coll.)
Red Lead Mine, Dundas mineral field, Zeehan dist., Tasmania, Australia
6.0 x 3.5 x 3.3 cm
Winning Bid: $286
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Quartz on Malachite and Manganoan Calcite (RARE & rare locale) Sherburn Coll.
Luambo, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
10.2 x 9.4 x 4.4 cm
Winning Bid: $281
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Ruby (fluorescent) on Marble
Sivec marble quarries, Sivec Mtn, Prisad, Prilep Mun., North Macedonia
3.8 x 3.3 x 3.1 cm
Winning Bid: $525
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
large Calcite w/ phantoms (Lemanski Coll.)
Sweetwater Mine, Ellington, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA
15.7 x 14.2 x 8.5 cm
Winning Bid: $210
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Bi-colored Fluorite (classic locale - fluorescent)
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
11.6 x 8.5 x 4.7 cm
Winning Bid: $277
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Spessartine Garnet on Smoky Quartz and Microcline (Cook Coll.)
Wushan Spessartine Mine, Tongbei, Yunxiao Co., Fujian, China
5.6 x 4.0 x 3.6 cm
Winning Bid: $240
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Bismuth xls (lab grown) Halpern Coll.
Germany
5.3 x 5.3 x 4.1 cm
Winning Bid: $91
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Spodumene var. Triphane (Larson Coll.)
Pala Chief Mine, Chief Mtn, Pala, Pala Mining Dist., San Diego Co., California, USA
4.9 x 4.4 x 1.4 cm
Winning Bid: $319
Winning Bidder: bnavis427
Brookite & Quartz (Cook Coll.)
Kharan District, Balochistan Region, Pakistan
5.7 x 5.3 x 3.8 cm
Winning Bid: $725
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Pyrite ps. Ammonite (Late Cretaceous)
South Dakota
4.6 x 3.7 x 1.8 cm
Winning Bid: $190
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Fluorapatite (rare cluster) Hefendehl Coll.
Ipirá complex, Bahia, Brazil
10.1 x 9.8 x 8.0 cm
Winning Bid: $395
Winning Bidder: jabaco
Natrolite (Cilen & Lemanski Coll.)
Horseshoe Dam area, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
7.3 x 6.3 x 4.1 cm
Winning Bid: $304
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Spessartine, Schorl & Albite on DT Smoky Quartz (old CA classic)
Little Three Mine, Ramona Mining Dist., San Diego Co., California, USA
7.8 x 4.3 x 4.2 cm
Winning Bid: $199
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Bi-colored Aquamarine (RARE China)
Pingjiang Co., Yueyang, Hunan, China
8.0 x 4.1 x 3.6 cm
Winning Bid: $210
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
Morganite (RARE! - Cilen & Larson Coll.)
San Pedro Mine , Hiriart Mtn, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co,, California, USA
5.6 x 5.3 x 3.4 cm
Winning Bid: $735
Winning Bidder: jabaco
Uvarovite Garnet (Type Locality) on Chromite (Lemanski Coll.)
Saranovskii Mine, Gornozavodskii Dist., Perm Krai, Russia
9.7 x 8.7 x 6.0 cm
Winning Bid: $195
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder
large Brucite (rich yellow color)
Killa Saifullah District, Balochistan Region, Pakistan
17.3x 11.7 x 1.8 cm
Winning Bid: $826
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder