Sulfur (rare locale)

Lake Taupo, Taupo Dist., Waikato Region, New Zealand
Ex. A. L. Kidwell
Thumbnail, 2.6 x 1.0 x 0.8 cm
Start Time: 11/17/2022 7:00:00 pm (CST)
End Time: 11/26/2022 6:30:00 pm (CST)
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Current Bid: $25
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Item Description

Anything from New Zealand is a treat to see! Sulfur specimens are rare from this New Zealand locality - a lake formed in the caldera of the Taupo volcano, that last erupted about 1800 years ago (MINDAT). This sculptural two-sided bright canary-yellow spearpoint thumbnail is composed of intergrown stepped-growth crystals with striking skeletal features. Ex Al Kidwell Collection and acquired in 1986. Excellent and RARE crystallized sulfur from the North Island of New Zealand. A fine, surprising thumbnail specimen!

Bidding History

Bid Amount Bid Time
$25 11/20/2022 8:55:39 pm (CST)
$20 11/20/2022 10:38:01 am (CST)
$15 11/20/2022 1:56:27 am (CST)
$10 11/19/2022 10:22:12 pm (CST)