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Rhodochrosite (classic Colorado) W.S. Logan Coll. viewBack to PRE-TUCSON SPECIAL MINERAL COLLECTION LIQUIDATION AUCTION:
featuring OLD CLASSICS - ends Thursday Feb 7, 2019

Grizzly Bear Mine, Bear Creek Canyon, Ouray District, Ouray Co., Colorado
  • Starting Time:2/1/2019 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Ending Time:2/7/2019 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Size:3.5 x 3.1 x 2.9 cm
  • Size Description:Miniature

Description:A 1.6 cm cluster of sharp, rich pastel-pink rhodochrosite rhombs is aesthetically set on the vuggy blocky drusy quartz and quartz matrix on this showy and excellent miniature from this well-known San Juan mine. This extinct Au-Ag-Cu-Zn-Bi-W-Pb-Ba (baryte) mine was intermittently active from 1875 into the 1980s. Ex W.S. Logan Collection # X124-2. Classic San Juan rhodo.

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