Stichtite (Type Locality) on Serpentine

Argent Tunnel, Stichtite Hill, Dundas mineral field, Tasmania, Australia (TL)
5.3 x 5 x 3 cm
Start Time: 06/05/2019 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 06/25/2019 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $91

Item Description

Discovered in 1910, Stichtite is a hydrated chromium magnesium carbonate formed from altered, chromium-bearing Serpentine.A fine example from the TYPE LOCALITY. The rich lavendar color of the Stichtite is enhanced by its exceptional luster, and the color contrast with the green Serpentine is highly aesthetic. Rare, rich and showy, this was #1129 in Kay's collection.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
jabaco $91 06/25/2019 6:19:44 pm (CDT)
cookieman $86 06/25/2019 6:19:44 pm (CDT)
jabaco $48 06/25/2019 5:53:36 pm (CDT)
medicinewheel $30 06/08/2019 10:31:36 pm (CDT)
smallrocks $25 06/08/2019 10:31:36 pm (CDT)
medicinewheel $20 06/07/2019 11:17:35 pm (CDT)
smallrocks $15 06/07/2019 11:17:35 pm (CDT)
medicinewheel $10 06/07/2019 6:20:57 pm (CDT)