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Stichtite (Type Locality) on Serpentine viewBack to SPECIAL AUCTION: OLD CLASSIC MINERALS
from the Kay Robertson Mineral Collection
ends Tuesday June 25th, 2019

Argent Tunnel, Stichtite Hill, Dundas mineral field, Tasmania, Australia (TL)
  • Starting Time:6/5/2019 06:30:00 PM(CDT)
  • Ending Time:6/25/2019 06:30:00 PM(CDT)
  • Time Left:1D 3H 29M 26S

  • Start Bid:$10
  • Reserve Bid:$10
  • Current Bid:$30
  • Size:5.3 x 5 x 3 cm
  • Size Description:Small Cabinet

Description:Discovered in 1910, Stichtite is a hydrated chromium magnesium carbonate formed from altered, chromium-bearing Serpentine.A fine example from the TYPE LOCALITY. The rich lavendar color of the Stichtite is enhanced by its exceptional luster, and the color contrast with the green Serpentine is highly aesthetic. Rare, rich and showy, this was #1129 in Kay's collection.

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