Spinel (ex Shields Flynn Collection)

Kukh-i-Lal, Pyandzh River Valley, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan
Thumbnail, 1.3 x 1.2 x 1.2 cm
Start Time: 01/08/2022 6:30:00 pm (CST)
End Time: 01/15/2022 6:30:00 pm (CST)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $137
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder

Item Description

These are some of the best Spinel crystals in the modern era of mineral collecting. The excellent crystal form and beautiful color make them incredibly desirable for fans of gem minerals. This piece is a superb quality, very sharp, highly lustrous, gemmy, gorgeous pinkish-lavender colored octahedral crystal group, free of matrix. The piece is in superb condition all around, save the base where it detached from the pocket wall. There are few localities around the world that produce gemmy, sharp, well-formed Spinels crystals in such pleasing color like the pieces from this locality. From the collection of Shields Flynn.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
Private Bidder $137 01/15/2022 2:41:38 pm (CST)
Private Bidder $127 01/15/2022 2:41:38 pm (CST)
Private Bidder $117 01/15/2022 9:39:28 am (CST)
Private Bidder $107 01/14/2022 10:16:10 am (CST)
Private Bidder $100 01/14/2022 10:16:10 am (CST)
Private Bidder $79 01/13/2022 2:31:15 pm (CST)
Private Bidder $69 01/13/2022 2:31:15 pm (CST)
Private Bidder $60 01/13/2022 2:35:44 am (CST)
Private Bidder $50 01/13/2022 2:35:44 am (CST)
Private Bidder $49 01/13/2022 2:35:25 am (CST)
Private Bidder $44 01/13/2022 2:35:25 am (CST)
Private Bidder $38 01/12/2022 2:36:41 am (CST)
Private Bidder $33 01/12/2022 2:36:41 am (CST)
Private Bidder $10 01/10/2022 8:01:01 pm (CST)