Chalcocite on ore (Stoudt Coll.)

Cole Shaft, Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona
Cabinet, 11.8 x 5.4 x 2.4 cm
Start Time: 05/13/2009 5:00:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 05/21/2009 5:06:49 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed

Item Description

Sharp, lustrous, dark gray chalcocite crystals are FESTOONED on the front of the CABINET-SIZED specimen of massive chalcopyrite/bornite ore on this fine, old-timer from the famous Cole Shaft at Bisbee. The back of this hefty ore specimen has been sawed and reveals the rich, golden-yellow chalcopyrite and bornite ore. Ex Dave and Emily Stoudt Collection and according to their catalogue and label, was purchased from then Bisbee rock shop owner Chuck Youngblood in 1988.

Did You Know We Offer Custom Bases?

Learn More