Continuing with our special themed auctions we have a selection of higher-end minerals this week with $999 reserve bids.  EVERY item in this auction is valued at least at $3,250 and range up to $7,000 retail!  You'll find a great mix of fine quality specimens from new and contemporary discoveries plus classics and even a superb WIRE GOLD from California!  Check them out and pick up some good pieces for bargain prices.
Rhodochrosite (fine large crystals) (ex William Logan Collection)
Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry), Mont Saint-Hilaire, La Vallee-du-Richelieu RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada
4.4 x 3.7 x 2.6 cm
Cavansite with Calcite on Okenite
Wagholi Quarries, Wagholi, Pune (Poona) District, Maharashtra, India
4.3 x 3.7 x 2.8 cm
Pyromorphite (great old classic from 1847!) (ex Herb Obodda Private Collection)
Wheal Alfred, Great Wheal Alfred (Alfred Consols), Hayle, Cornwall, England, UK
5.2 x 4.0 x 3.2 cm
Austinite (excellent rare classic material)
Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
5.0 x 3.7 x 3.2 cm
Winning Bidder: phosphophyllite
Spessartine Garnet with Smoky Quartz and "Hyalite" Opal
Wushan Spessartine Mine, Tongbei, Yunxiao Co., Zhangzhou Prefecture, Fujian, China
17.2 x 12.7 x 5.1 cm
Smithsonite (Cadmian)
Wenshan, Yunnan, China
15.7 x 9.3 x 5.8 cm
Fluorite (multi-color "phantom" crystals)
Okorusu Mine (Okarusu Mine), Otjiwarongo District, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia
8.4 x 7.3 x 4.3 cm
Rhodochrosite (fine quality)
Manuelita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Junín Dept., Peru
5.8 x 5.2 x 4.2 cm
Calcite (var: Manganoan) with Calcite, Fluorite and Quartz
Huanggang Fe-Sn deposit, Hexigten Banner, Ulanhad League, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China
13.7 x 11.2 x 8.8 cm
Fluorite (excellent large gemmy group)
Riemvasmaak, Kakamas District, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
16.3 x 11.8 x 4.4 cm
Gold (WIRES !) on Quartz (ex Hauck Collection)
Grass Valley, Grass Valley Mining District, Nevada County, California
4.2 x 2.3 x 1.9 cm
Winning Bidder: zuniite
Fluorite (classic material)
Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
10.1 x 7.2 x 4.8 cm
Winning Bidder: jlk