Gem tabular Tourmaline (rare style) Bill Larson Coll.

Himalaya Mine, Gem Hill, Mesa Grande Mining Dist., San Diego Co., California, USA
Small Cabinet, 6.2 x 1.6 x 1.1 cm
Start Time: 09/17/2021 6:45:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 09/23/2021 7:45:00 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $1,867
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder

Item Description

A RARE and beautiful, TABULAR, gem bi-colored tourmaline from the famous Himalaya Mine. This striking, very glassy and lustrous, striated prism has a classic light "Himalaya pink" body with very little internal layering. A very interesting contrasting 8 mm water-clear subtle yellow-green zone lies beneath the unusual modified cranberry-red pinacoidal termination. Most Himalaya tourmalines are trigonal. From the San Diego County Pegmatite Collection of mine owner Bill Larson and long on display at his Pala shop in Fallbrook. 20 grams mass. A colorful, beautiful and RARE tabular gem tourmaline from the mine.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
Private Bidder $1,867 09/23/2021 7:35:32 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,818 09/23/2021 7:35:32 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,817 09/23/2021 7:34:07 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,767 09/23/2021 7:29:54 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,717 09/23/2021 7:29:18 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,670 09/23/2021 7:29:18 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,619 09/23/2021 7:24:53 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,569 09/23/2021 7:24:53 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,565 09/23/2021 7:17:33 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder * $1,515 09/23/2021 7:16:51 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder * $1,515 09/23/2021 7:16:51 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,464 09/23/2021 7:15:39 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder * $1,414 09/23/2021 7:10:55 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder * $1,414 09/23/2021 7:10:55 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,363 09/23/2021 7:09:05 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,313 09/23/2021 7:07:18 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,263 09/23/2021 7:01:17 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,213 09/23/2021 6:56:14 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,212 09/23/2021 6:56:14 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,163 09/23/2021 6:51:00 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,113 09/23/2021 6:49:32 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,111 09/23/2021 6:49:32 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,063 09/23/2021 6:41:41 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,013 09/23/2021 6:38:41 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $999 09/23/2021 6:38:41 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $988 09/23/2021 6:34:07 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $963 09/23/2021 6:34:07 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $938 09/23/2021 6:29:54 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $913 09/23/2021 6:26:56 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $888 09/23/2021 5:53:34 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $887 09/23/2021 5:53:34 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $802 09/23/2021 5:52:42 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $777 09/23/2021 5:52:42 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $691 09/23/2021 3:09:10 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $666 09/23/2021 3:09:10 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $612 09/23/2021 2:59:00 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $587 09/23/2021 2:59:00 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $540 09/23/2021 2:58:00 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $515 09/23/2021 2:58:00 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $486 09/23/2021 2:57:45 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $476 09/23/2021 2:57:45 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $432 09/23/2021 2:57:12 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $422 09/23/2021 2:57:11 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $388 09/19/2021 8:07:37 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $378 09/19/2021 7:19:35 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $368 09/19/2021 7:19:26 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $361 09/19/2021 7:19:26 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $351 09/19/2021 7:19:07 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $341 09/19/2021 7:19:07 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $331 09/19/2021 7:02:12 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $321 09/19/2021 7:02:12 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $15 09/19/2021 1:07:43 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $10 09/18/2021 11:17:16 pm (CDT)
* Proxy Bid Battle: In the event of two customers inputting matching proxy bids, the leading bid goes to the earliest of the two proxy bids. Tie winners are shown in bold.