Khaidarkanite (Ultra Rare - Type Locality)

Khaidarkan Sb-Hg deposit, Batken Region, Kyrgyzstan
Ex. Vasco Trancoso
Thumbnail, 3.0 x 2.2 x 1.8 cm
Start Time: 11/17/2022 7:00:00 pm (CST)
End Time: 11/26/2022 6:30:00 pm (CST)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $230

Item Description

Ultra rare and colorful Khaidarkanite, a Cu-Al-hydroxyhalide, from the Type Locality. Tiny rich turquoise-blue needles fill the sculptural vug on the thumbnail matrix. The species was named in 1999. The richness of this piece is above average for the locale. From 1990s finds, and now almost never seen on the market today. Ex Dr. Vasco Trancoso Collection and illustrated in the MINDAT Photo Gallery for the locale. This was purchased by Rob in the 1990s from the Fersman Museum of Moscow, and sold to Vasco at that time. It came from a museum expeditionary trip

Bidding History

Bid Amount Bid Time
$230 11/20/2022 2:11:10 am (CST)
$220 11/19/2022 11:50:04 pm (CST)
$210 * 11/19/2022 11:49:51 pm (CST)
$210 * 11/19/2022 11:49:51 pm (CST)
$200 11/19/2022 11:49:45 pm (CST)
$190 11/19/2022 11:49:45 pm (CST)
$180 11/19/2022 11:14:34 pm (CST)
$170 11/19/2022 11:11:18 pm (CST)
$160 * 11/19/2022 11:11:13 pm (CST)
$160 * 11/19/2022 11:11:13 pm (CST)
$150 11/19/2022 11:11:07 pm (CST)
$140 11/19/2022 11:11:07 pm (CST)
$130 11/19/2022 11:14:43 am (CST)
$120 11/19/2022 9:30:53 am (CST)
$110 11/19/2022 9:30:41 am (CST)
$105 11/19/2022 9:30:41 am (CST)
$95 11/19/2022 9:30:36 am (CST)
$85 11/19/2022 9:30:36 am (CST)
$75 11/19/2022 12:45:01 am (CST)
$65 11/19/2022 12:15:03 am (CST)
$55 11/19/2022 12:14:58 am (CST)
$51 11/19/2022 12:14:58 am (CST)
$46 11/19/2022 12:14:52 am (CST)
$41 11/19/2022 12:14:52 am (CST)
$36 11/19/2022 12:14:48 am (CST)
$31 11/19/2022 12:14:48 am (CST)
$26 11/18/2022 7:16:58 pm (CST)
$21 11/18/2022 7:16:58 pm (CST)
$10 11/18/2022 6:44:32 pm (CST)
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