Calcite (rare Ohio fluorescent) Chet Lemanski Coll.

Washington Court House, Fayette Co., Ohio, USA
Small Cabinet, 9.8 x 7.5 x 6.8 cm
Start Time: 07/17/2021 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 07/22/2021 6:40:00 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $80
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder

Item Description

VERY RARE and highly unusual fluorescent and phosphorescent calcite from a most obscure extinct quarry near Washington Court House, county seat, of Fayette County, Ohio. The massive bi-colored pink to creamy to light brown translucent calcite rests on fine-grained sandstone matrix. This is considered to be Terlingua-type calcite deposit. Pink areas of the calcite have variable pink fluorescence under SW and LW UV light. These areas are phosphorescent under SW UV light. See: https://www.mindat.org/photo-994176.html for more details. Ex Chet Lemanski Collection and acquired in 1993.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
Private Bidder $80 07/22/2021 6:34:43 pm (CDT)
Clove $70 07/22/2021 6:34:43 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $60 07/22/2021 6:25:00 pm (CDT)
glowrockhound $50 07/22/2021 2:28:00 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $45 07/22/2021 2:28:00 pm (CDT)
glowrockhound $40 07/20/2021 1:50:15 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $35 07/20/2021 1:50:15 pm (CDT)
glowrockhound $30 07/20/2021 1:50:01 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $25 07/20/2021 1:50:01 pm (CDT)
glowrockhound $20 07/20/2021 1:49:50 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $15 07/20/2021 1:49:50 pm (CDT)
glowrockhound $10 07/19/2021 8:15:05 pm (CDT)