Rhodochrosite w/ Fluorite (RARE combo) W.S. Logan Coll.

Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru
4.3 x 3.4 x 2.1 cm
Start Time: 11/01/2018 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 11/08/2018 6:30:00 pm (CST)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $163

Item Description

A RARE and showy combination from this famous mine. Rich pastel-pink, sharp, sugary rhodochrosite rhombs, to 7 mm, cover the sulfide matrix and are nicely accented with rare clusters of glassy, lustrous fluorite cubes. The mostly gray transparent to translucent cubes, highlighted by the striking 8 mm cube on the side, are mostly gray, but some have areas of light purple, adding contrast. Purple fluorescence. Ex W.S. Logan Rhodochrosite Collection # X105-8. Rare combination quality and rarely on the market.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
padp11 $163 11/08/2018 5:40:04 pm (CST)
daveshipman $153 11/08/2018 5:40:04 pm (CST)
padp11 $143 11/08/2018 5:39:54 pm (CST)
daveshipman $133 11/08/2018 5:39:54 pm (CST)
padp11 $123 11/08/2018 5:39:47 pm (CST)
daveshipman $113 11/08/2018 5:39:47 pm (CST)
padp11 $80 11/08/2018 12:29:31 am (CST)
jimsgems $36 11/07/2018 10:14:01 am (CST)
mg2425 $30 11/07/2018 12:52:05 am (CST)
jacrow $21 11/05/2018 7:07:08 pm (CST)
keith $10 11/05/2018 5:50:43 pm (CST)