SPECIAL $249 and $999 RESERVE MINERAL SPECIMENS LIQUIDATION AUCTION - Ends SATURDAY May 2, 2020
PLEASE NOTE: This auction closes on SATURDAY, May 2
Continuing with our special themed auctions we have combined our $249 and $999 reserve auctions into one set this week!
We have a great mix of higher-end specimens including plenty of excellent display pieces, rarities and gem crystals, plus minerals from contemporary and classic localities around the world.
The vast majority of the pieces with $249 reserves are valued at or around $1,000 in our inventory (some are as much as $1,500) and the specimens with $999 reserves are valued between $3,000 and up to $4,000.
A great opportunity to pick some excellent specimens for up to 80%+ off retail!
- Franklinite (old classic) (ex Tom Campbell Collection)
- Franklin Mine, Sussex County, New Jersey
- 3.5 x 3.2 x 2.5 cm
- Fluorite (gemmy "phantom" cubes) (ex Dr. Stephen Smale Collection)
- Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
- 6.0 x 5.7 x 5.6 cm
- Rhodochrosite (good locality specimen) (ex Dr. William Logan Collection)
- Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
- 8.2 x 6.8 x 3.1 cm
- Winning Bidder: denham92
- Tourmaline (multicolor and doubly-terminated) with Quartz
- Stak Nala, Haramosh Mts., Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
- 4.9 x 4.8 x 3.5 cm
- Rhodochrosite (great locality specimen) (ex Dr. William Logan Collection)
- Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán Municipality, Chihuahua, Mexico
- 5.6 x 2.3 x 1.7 cm
- Fluorite (penetration twin) (classic material (ex Tom Campbell Collection)
- Weardale, Co. Durham, England, UK
- 4.3 x 3.2 x 2.9 cm
- Fluorite with Celestine (classic material) (ex Tom Campbell Collection)
- Clay Center, Ottawa County, Ohio
- 7.6 x 7.3 x 5.4 cm
- Winning Bidder: dormrat
- Bastnasite-(Ce) pseudomorph after Donnayite-(Y) (rare and fine)
- Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, La Vallee-du-Richelieu RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada
- 3.7 x 2.6 x 1.8 cm
- Winning Bidder: jabaco