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Diaspore (GEM quality) (ex Irv Brown Collection) viewBack to SPECIAL NEW YEAR'S MINERAL AUCTION - MINIATURES AND THUMBNAILS FROM THE COLLECTION of IRV BROWN - ends January 3, 2019

Selcuk, Mugla Province, Aegean Region, Turkey
  • Starting Time:12/20/2018 07:00:00 PM(CST)
  • Ending Time:1/3/2019 07:00:00 PM(CST)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Size:Thumbnail
  • Size Description:2.8 x 1.0 x 0.6 cm

Description:Once an old classic, there was a lapse of production from this locality for decades. Now, re-mining efforts for specimens here have produced a probably brief burst of this old gem material again. This is a GEM quality crystal with fine form and light yellow-green color under incandescent lighting which shifts to a pink color under halogen lighting. Hard to photograph, better in person! The piece is not pristine, as one end is contact, but still WATER! Valued at $1,000 From the worldwide thumbnail / miniature collection of Irv Brown.

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