Lepidolite on Quartz

Brown Derby Mine, Quartz Creek Pegmatite Mining Dist., Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
Ex. Bill and Anne Cook
Cabinet, 12.2 x 8.2 x 6.8 cm
Start Time: 03/16/2023 7:00:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 03/23/2023 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $72

Item Description

Pretty lavender, pearlescent luster, curved books of lepidolite plates form this showy uncommon large mounded specimen from the less well-known extinct Colorado series of REE-Li-Be pegmatites. The pegmatites are best known for tourmaline and these lepidolite specimens. Smoky quartz is the matrix. Ex Bill and Anne Cook collection and a very fine example of lepidolite from the locale. Seldom on the market today.

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Bidding History

Bid Amount Bid Time
$72 03/23/2023 5:07:49 pm (CDT)
$63 03/23/2023 5:07:49 pm (CDT)
$30 03/20/2023 10:08:13 am (CDT)
$25 03/19/2023 9:27:59 am (CDT)
$20 03/18/2023 7:32:42 am (CDT)
$15 03/17/2023 2:06:32 pm (CDT)
$10 03/17/2023 12:43:11 pm (CDT)