Continuing with our special themed auctions we have a selection of higher-end minerals this week with $999 reserve bids. 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 specimens!

Antigorite (var: Picrolite) (impressive large specimen - RARE locality!)
Delight Quarry (Dyer Quarry), Soldiers' Delight ridge, Delight, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
19.4 x 2.1 x 1.3 cm
Epidote (superb termination) (ex Rich Kosnar Collection)
Hashupa Epidote Occurrence, Hashupa, Shigar Valley, Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
6.2 x 3.2 x 1.4 cm
Carbonatecyanotrichite (rare and fine quality)
Qinglong Mine, Dachang Sb ore field, Qinglong County, Qianxinan, Guizhou, China
10.5 x 6.7 x 5.2 cm
Plumbogummite replacing Pyromorphite (ex Dr. Stephen Smale Collection)
Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo Co., Guilin, Guangxi, China
4.3 x 3.2 x 2.7 cm
Fluorite with Dolomite on Quartz (ex Dr. Stephen Smale Collection)
Shangbao Mine, Leiyang Co., Hengyang, Hunan, China
7.7 x 6.7 x 5.3 cm
Strontianite (superb) (ex Franz Lammer Collection)
Oberdorf magnesite deposit, Oberdorf, Tragöß-Sankt Katharein, Bruck-Mürzzuschlag District, Styria, Austria
13.2 x 7.7 x 5.7 cm
Turquoise (fine old RARE locality specimen) (ex Franz & Krantz Collections)
Jordanów Śląski, Gmina Jordanów Śląski, Wrocław County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, Poland
8.6 x 6.7 x 2.7 cm
Celestine (excellent color and quality) with Calcite (ex Colin Manlove Collection)
Ottawa Silica Company Quarry (Rockwood Quarry), Rockwood, Wayne Co., Michigan, USA
8.2 x 6.2 x 3.7 cm
Tourmaline (doubly-terminated crystal)
Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California, USA
7.3 x 1.2 x 0.7 cm
Andorite (superb rare doubly-terminated crystal group)
San Jose Mine, Oruro City, Cercado Province, Oruro Department, Bolivia
6.1 x 4.3 x 0.8 cm
Ammolite (Opalescent Placenticeras Fossil)
Korite Ammolite Mine, Bearpaw Formation, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
54.07 ct ; 58 mm x 27 mm x 3 mm
Smithsonite (beautiful green color)
79 Mine, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila County, Arizona, USA
2.77 ct ; 9.02 mm x 7.31 mm
Fluorite on Fluorite (two generations and colors) (ex Dr. Stephen Smale Collection)
Xianghualing Mine, Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore field, Linwu Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
7.7 x 6.4 x 6.2 cm
Smoky Quartz (SWISS Quality!) with Muscovite
Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil
11.7 x 8.2 x 6.4 cm
Witherite (superb old classic) (ex Al Kidwell Collection)
Minerva #1 Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Group, Hardin County, Illinois, USA
7.7 x 6.7 x 4.4 cm
Fluorite (gemmy ''phantom'' crystals)
Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
9.2 x 8.3 x 5.1 cm
Moldavite (large gemstone)
South Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
19.67 cts ; 23.75 x 17.22 mm
Augelite (LARGE rare green color crystal) with Quartz
Mundo Nuevo Mine, Huamachuco, Sanchez Carrion Province, La Libertad Department, Peru
5.7 x 4.2 x 3.4 cm
Schorl Tourmaline (RARE Virginia locality!)
Powhatan County, Virginia, USA
6.4 x 3.6 x 2.7 cm
Smithsonite (classic material)
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia
7.2 x 6.4 x 5.2 cm
Adamite (Copper-bearing) (new find)
Lavrion Mining District, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
10.4 x 5.8 x 2.7 cm
Hambergite (excellent gemmy twins) on Albite (ex Obodda)
Shigar Valley, Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
5.7 x 3.2 x 3.0 cm
Danburite (superb large crystal) (ex Gary Weaver Collection)
Charcas, Charcas Municipality, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
9.3 x 4.1 x 3.2 cm
Opal-AN (Hyalite Opal) (''Blood Vessel Opal'') (fluorescent)
Étienne Mine, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
14.1 x 11.3 x 4.7 cm
Epidote on Byssolite (looks like Knappenwand!) (ex Rich Kosnar Collection)
Tormiq Valley, Haramosh Mts., Roundu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
7.7 x 6.7 x 3.4 cm
Hemimorphite (excellent color) (ex Francesco Bedogné Collection)
Sa Duchessa Mine, Oridda Valley, Domusnovas, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
7.8 x 6.4 x 2.6 cm
Chrysoberyl (var: Alexandrite) (ex Chet Lemanski Collection)
Novello Mine, Masvingo (Fort Victoria), Masvingo, Zimbabwe
3.2 x 2.7 x 2.1 cm
Fluorite (excellent large gemmy group)
Riemvasmaak, Kakamas District, Northern Cape, South Africa
16.3 x 11.8 x 4.4 cm