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Dinosaur Bone (ex Willard Wulff Collection) viewBack to SPECIAL $100 and $50 RESERVE GEMSTONE AUCTION - Ends November 1st, 2018

Utah
  • Starting Time:10/25/2018 07:00:00 PM(CDT)
  • Ending Time:11/1/2018 07:00:38 PM(CDT)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Start Bid:$100
  • Reserve Bid:$100
  • Current Bid:$100
  • Size:62.41 ct
  • Size Description:39.45 mm x 29.73 mm

Description:A really cool piece of polished Dinosaur Bone from an undisclosed locality in Utah. The material has been around for a while, but it still stands out as some of the coolest fossil / gemstones out there. This beautiful "Oval" Cabochon gem is a good example of this well known material, showing wonderful spots and stripes against and a reddish-brown background. Good quality and size. The gem comes from the collection of Willard W. Wulff Sr. (1904-1998) of Colorado Springs, Colorado, a prominent figure and collector of Colorado minerals. Wulff was one of the founding members of the Colorado Springs Mineralogical Society in 1936. You can read Willard's bio on the Mineralogical Record website here ( http://www.minrec.org/labels.asp?colid=1528 ). Later in Wulff's life, he took an affinity to cutting cabochons, and this particular stone was in fact cut and polished by Wulff. There is a label from Wulff attached to the back of the stone.

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Current Bids

Amount Time Date Bidder
$100 06:55 11/1/2018 karose1