SPECIAL $999 and $249 RESERVE MINERAL & GEM LIQUIDATION AUCTION - Ends September 22nd, 2022

Continuing with our special themed auctions we have a selection of higher-end minerals this week with both $249 and $999 reserve bids. This is a great opportunity to pick up excellent pieces for bargain prices! You'll find a great mix of fine quality specimens from new and contemporary discoveries plus classics and showy display pieces!

Calcite with Boulangerite inclusions (ex Kurt Hefendehl Collection)
Herja Mine, Chiuzbaia, Baia Sprie, Maramureș County, Romania
9.3 x 9.2 x 8.3 cm
Red Quartz
Tinejdad, Er Rachidia Province (Errachidia Province), Meknes-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
10.8 x 7.7 x 6.1 cm
Antique Mining Hammer Head (from the 16th-17th century)
Příbram District, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
9.3 x 3.3 x 2.6 cm
Baryte (''flower'')
Jebel Ouichane, Guelaia Cercle, Nador Province, Oriental Region, Morocco
10.2 x 6.3 x 5.7 cm
Fluorite (ex Dr. Stephen Smale Collection)
Huanggang Fe-Sn deposit, Hexigten Banner, Chifeng City, Inner Mongolia, China
6.0 x 4.5 x 4.3 cm
Realgar (ex Bill and Anne Cook Collection)
Shimen Mine, Shimen Co., Changde, Hunan, China
5.7 x 3.0 x 0.9 cm
Emerald (LARGE faceted stone)
Bubani Mine, Ajmer District, Rajasthan, India
1,500 ct (300 grams) ; 93.4 mm x 68.2 mm x 27.8 mm
Fluorite (GEMMY bi-colored crystal) on Muscovite
Chumar Bakhoor, Nagar District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
10.1 x 7.7 x 5.7 cm
Fluorite on Sphalerite on Baryte
Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee, USA
17.7 x 11.8 x 4.5 cm
Gold (beautiful crystals)
813 pit, Alta Gold Mine, Olinghouse Mining District, Pah Rah Range, Washoe County, Nevada, USA
14.6 x 8.8 x 4.7 cm
Sanidine (gem quality Feldspar) (large stone!)
Itrongay, Mahasoa Est, Betroka, Anosy, Madagascar
49.20 ct ; 29.75 mm x 20.84 mm
Wulfenite on Calcite (classic material)
Ahumada Mine, Los Lamentos, Mun. de Ahumada, Chihuahua, Mexico
7.3 x 6.2 x 6.1 cm
Epidote (fine twin) with Quartz (ex Belsky Collection)
Green Monster Mountain, Prince of Wales Island, Alaska
4.2 x 3.4 x 3.3 cm
Cerussite (classic material) (ex Brian Kosnar Collection)
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia
5.3 x 4.6 x 3.5 cm
Petrified Wood (INCREDIBLY rare green color) with Chalcedony
Petrified Forest, Gokwe South, Midlands, Zimbabwe
12.5 x 7.8 x 6.7 cm
Jeremejevite on Foitite Tourmaline (RARE matrix specimen!)
Ameib Farm 60, Usakos, Karibib Constituency, Erongo Region, Namibia
5.7 x 3.7 x 2.7 cm
Rhodochrosite (RARE pegmatite specimen!)
Chhappu, Braldu Valley, Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
6.7 x 6.4 x 6.1 cm
Andradite Garnet (var: Demantoid) (ex Charlie Key Collection)
Tubussis Farm 22, Dâures Constituency, Erongo Region, Namibia
6.3 x 5.7 x 3.3 cm
Indicolite Tourmaline (GEMMY crystal)
Pederneira Mine, Sao Jose da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
12.0 x 1.7 x 1.1 cm
Brookite (incredibly rare faceted stone)
Kharan District, Balochistan, Pakistan
0.50 ct ; 6.32 mm x 6.22 mm
Phenakite (large stone)
Izumrudnye Kopi area, Malyshevo, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia (Type Locality)
5.15 ct ; 14.71 mm x 9.02 mm
Opal (Precious Opal) (Multicolor!)
Queensland, Australia
27.33 mm x 13.99 mm ; 10.40 carats
Peridot (HUGE stone for the locality!) (ex Marvin Rockey estate)
San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila County, Arizona, USA
16.59 ct ; 17.80 mm x 10.90 mm