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Pyromorphite (3 generations) ex Allen Dillwith Coll. viewBack to MINERAL COLLECTION LIQUIDATION AUCTIONS - SPECIAL NEW YEAR'S COLLECTION SALE:
featuring OLD CLASSICS - ends Thursday Jan 10, 2019

Bunker Hill Mine, Kellogg, Shoshone Co., Idaho
  • Starting Time:1/5/2019 06:45:00 PM(CST)
  • Ending Time:1/10/2019 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Size:7.8 x 7.6 x 3.2 cm
  • Size Description:Small Cabinet

Description:Three generations of sparkly pyromorphite crystals cover this sculptural crust from the well-known 1990s finds at the famed Bunker Hill Mine. Classic first generation rich orange spherical aggregates of arsenian pyromorphite cover the crust. Next comes a rich overgrowth of small sharp brown, flat-lying hexagonal prisms. Patches of upright tiny translucent honey-yellow prisms finalize this showy and colorful multi generational piece. Ex Patrick Haynes Collection and purchased in 1993 and the Allen Dillwith Collection. Classic and excellent Bunker Hill pyromorphite.

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