Stilbite on Quartz (Smale Coll.)

Jalgaon Dist., Nashik Division, Maharashtra, India
Cabinet, 10.2 x 9.3 x 9.0 cm
Start Time: 06/16/2022 7:00:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 06/23/2022 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $1,400
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder

Item Description

A fantastic, sculptural, 6.8 cm tall complex cluster of intergrown, beautiful salmon-pink, frosted and translucent Stilbite crystals dramatically set on the sculptural rolling basalt matrix covered with starkly contrasting sparkly drusy quartz. The fabulous doubly bowtie crystal in the front is 5.5 cm tall. Ex Dr. Steve Smale Collection. Steve has assembled one of the world's finest private collections and is also a world renowned mathematician. He collects only exceptional quality specimens. Read more about Steve at: https://mineralogicalrecord.com/biographies_labels/smalestephen/. Comes with a custom-made and engraved lucite base valued at $145 for free. An amazingly aesthetic, colorful and beautiful stilbite and quartz combination from Jalgaon. Valued at $2500-3000 for superb aesthetics and quality. This is an old style, outstanding old quality from the 1980s or 1990s.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
Private Bidder $1,400 06/23/2022 3:13:05 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,350 06/23/2022 3:12:52 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,300 06/23/2022 3:12:52 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,250 06/23/2022 3:12:24 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,200 06/23/2022 3:12:24 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,150 06/23/2022 3:12:07 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,100 06/23/2022 3:12:07 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,050 06/23/2022 1:49:31 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $1,000 06/23/2022 1:49:31 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $925 06/20/2022 3:18:36 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $900 06/20/2022 3:18:36 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $825 06/20/2022 3:16:38 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $800 06/20/2022 3:16:38 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $775 06/20/2022 3:16:23 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $750 06/20/2022 3:16:23 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $725 06/20/2022 2:25:49 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $700 06/20/2022 2:25:49 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $675 06/20/2022 2:23:15 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $650 06/20/2022 2:23:15 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $625 06/20/2022 2:19:04 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $600 06/20/2022 2:19:04 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $575 06/20/2022 2:18:41 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $550 06/20/2022 2:18:41 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $525 06/18/2022 12:49:17 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $500 06/18/2022 12:49:16 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $470 06/18/2022 12:49:01 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $460 06/18/2022 12:49:01 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $410 06/18/2022 12:48:34 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $400 06/18/2022 12:48:34 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $343 06/18/2022 10:53:53 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $333 06/18/2022 10:53:53 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $10 06/17/2022 4:04:15 pm (CDT)