Fluorite, Dolomite & Muscovite on Quartz

Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
Small Cabinet, 6.6 x 5.9 x 4.7 cm
Start Time: 06/16/2022 7:00:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 06/23/2022 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $205
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder

Item Description

A beautiful, gemmy, 1.6 x 1.5 x 1.3 cm, blush purple (or magenta depending on the light source) compound fluorite cube with striking violet edge phantoms and satin lustre faces is aesthetically set on the sculptural milky quartz matrix covered with creamy dolomite crystals and pearlescent muscovite blades. The one modified corner to the fluorite cube adds much character. Purple fluorescence. See the 2011 Mineralogical Record article in China-III Special Issue, Vol. 42, No. 6. A classic and highly desirable fluorite style from the famed Yaogangxian Mine.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
Private Bidder $205 06/23/2022 4:14:30 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $195 06/23/2022 4:10:17 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $191 06/23/2022 4:10:17 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $185 06/23/2022 4:10:10 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $175 06/23/2022 4:10:10 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $141 06/23/2022 1:57:49 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $131 06/23/2022 1:57:49 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $121 06/23/2022 12:24:11 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $111 06/23/2022 8:47:41 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $101 06/23/2022 8:47:27 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $100 06/23/2022 8:47:27 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $80 06/23/2022 8:47:18 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $70 06/23/2022 8:47:18 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $60 06/23/2022 8:47:09 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $50 06/23/2022 8:47:09 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $36 06/21/2022 5:29:09 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $31 06/21/2022 5:29:09 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $30 06/18/2022 4:29:42 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $25 06/18/2022 4:29:42 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $20 06/18/2022 12:58:12 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $15 06/18/2022 12:58:12 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $10 06/18/2022 1:57:55 am (CDT)