Turquoise Nugget (lot)

Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Mine, Globe, Arizona
Gems, various
Start Time: 05/12/2022 7:00:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 05/19/2022 6:50:00 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $875
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder

Item Description

615 grams of beautiful , mixed sizes of turquoise pebbels, nodules, and slabs from the famous Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Mine located in Globe, Arizona , which was considered to be one of the most important American Turquoise mines in the world for the quality of the robin's-egg blue material. The Sleeping Beauty mine is seven miles outside Globe, AZ and was closed in 2012. Sleeping Beauty turquoise was noted for its solid, light blue color with no matrix. This lot came fro mthe old estate of a longtime lapidary dealer, and had been wrapped up and in a box for decades. The largest nugget is 68 grams and 6.7 x 4.8 x 1.6 cm. The largest cut slab is 69.4 grams and 9 x 8 x 6 cm in size. Sold as a lot ONLY.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
Private Bidder $875 05/19/2022 6:44:55 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $850 05/19/2022 6:43:20 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $830 05/19/2022 6:43:20 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $825 05/19/2022 6:42:37 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $800 05/19/2022 6:42:37 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $785 05/19/2022 6:38:56 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $760 05/19/2022 6:38:56 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $750 05/19/2022 6:37:33 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $725 05/19/2022 6:32:23 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder * $700 05/19/2022 6:32:17 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder * $700 05/19/2022 6:32:17 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $675 05/19/2022 6:28:05 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $650 05/19/2022 6:27:28 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $625 05/19/2022 6:27:08 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $600 05/19/2022 6:27:07 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $550 05/19/2022 6:26:39 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $525 05/19/2022 6:26:39 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $500 05/19/2022 6:26:16 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $490 05/19/2022 6:26:16 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $480 05/19/2022 6:26:02 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $470 05/19/2022 6:26:02 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $460 05/19/2022 6:25:57 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $450 05/19/2022 6:25:57 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $440 05/19/2022 6:25:50 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $430 05/19/2022 6:25:50 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $420 05/19/2022 6:11:28 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $410 05/19/2022 6:11:28 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $400 05/19/2022 5:32:40 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $390 05/19/2022 5:32:40 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $380 05/19/2022 5:32:35 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $370 05/19/2022 5:32:35 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $360 05/19/2022 11:25:31 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $350 05/19/2022 11:25:31 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $340 05/19/2022 11:25:26 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $330 05/19/2022 11:25:26 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $320 05/19/2022 11:25:12 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $310 05/19/2022 11:25:12 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $300 05/19/2022 11:25:08 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $290 05/19/2022 11:25:08 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $280 05/19/2022 11:24:21 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $270 05/17/2022 1:05:37 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $260 05/17/2022 1:05:32 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $250 05/17/2022 1:05:32 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $240 05/17/2022 1:05:27 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $230 05/17/2022 1:05:27 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $220 05/16/2022 10:26:13 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $210 05/16/2022 10:26:13 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $190 05/14/2022 5:27:59 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $180 05/14/2022 5:27:59 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $160 05/14/2022 2:35:43 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $150 05/14/2022 2:35:43 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $98 05/14/2022 2:34:14 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $88 05/14/2022 2:34:14 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $77 05/14/2022 12:36:34 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $67 05/14/2022 12:36:34 am (CDT)
Private Bidder $20 05/13/2022 11:34:47 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $15 05/13/2022 5:12:31 pm (CDT)
Private Bidder $10 05/13/2022 12:58:32 pm (CDT)
* Proxy Bid Battle: In the event of two customers inputting matching proxy bids, the leading bid goes to the earliest of the two proxy bids. Tie winners are shown in bold.