Turqoise (ex Kay Robertson Collection)

Sleeping Beauty Mine, Globe-Miami District, Gila County, Arizona
5.2 x 2.6 x 1.7 cm
Start Time: 12/13/2018 6:45:00 pm (CST)
End Time: 12/20/2018 6:57:51 pm (CST)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $131

Item Description

This mine is known for having some of the finest Turquoise in the world in terms of color, consistency and size. Thsi specimen features massived UN-polished Turquoise of the classic blue hue with minor associated sparkling golden Pyrite. A classic specimen of the famous Sleeping Beauty Turquoise dating back many decades based upon the LOW catalogue number. Ex Kay Robertson Collection (#576). Kay is a prominent California collector, who specialized in European classics (see the article in the March-April, 2007 Mineralogical Record and the 50+ page article in the German Magazine "Mineralien Welt" November-December 2017).

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
karose1 $131 12/20/2018 6:52:51 pm (CST)
seacrystal $121 12/20/2018 6:49:32 pm (CST)
seacrystal $111 12/20/2018 6:46:16 pm (CST)
karose1 $111 12/20/2018 6:46:16 pm (CST)
karose1 $101 12/20/2018 6:43:40 pm (CST)
seacrystal $91 12/20/2018 6:34:03 pm (CST)
karose1 $81 12/20/2018 2:57:20 pm (CST)
tigerminerals $71 12/20/2018 2:57:20 pm (CST)
karose1 $61 12/20/2018 10:57:55 am (CST)
tmr $50 12/18/2018 7:57:19 pm (CST)
seacrystal $45 12/18/2018 1:22:43 pm (CST)
tmr $38 12/18/2018 9:35:46 am (CST)
tmr $33 12/16/2018 1:04:24 pm (CST)
karose1 $33 12/16/2018 1:04:24 pm (CST)
karose1 $23 12/15/2018 8:42:11 pm (CST)
stormnorm1@msn.com $10 12/15/2018 7:12:48 pm (CST)