Vanadinite (classic AZ) Harold Michel Coll.

Puzzler Mine, Castle Dome Mining District, Yuma Co., Arizona
7.3 x 6.1 x 5.1 cm
Start Time: 03/20/2020 4:30:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 03/26/2020 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $300

Item Description

Lustrous, translucent, bi-colored textbook hexagonal vanadinite barrels with brown bodies and striking orange terminations, to about 4 mm, are richly festooned on the sculptural small cabinet matrix covered with tiny, sparkly first generation vannies. The exctinct Pb-Ag-F-V-Mo-Cu Puzzler Mine, operated sporadically from the early 1900s to about 1952 (MINDAT) is well-known for excellent vanadinite specimens. Classic, rich and typical material for the locale. Ex Harold Michel Collection and comes with 4 labels. Valued by a former dealer at $1250.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
tblackwood1 $300 03/26/2020 4:02:54 pm (CDT)
sodacracker $295 03/26/2020 4:02:53 pm (CDT)
tblackwood1 $285 03/26/2020 3:59:27 pm (CDT)
sodacracker $275 03/26/2020 3:59:27 pm (CDT)
sodacracker $260 03/26/2020 3:57:33 pm (CDT)
tblackwood1 $250 03/26/2020 3:57:33 pm (CDT)
tblackwood1 $250 03/26/2020 3:56:30 pm (CDT)
sodacracker $245 03/26/2020 3:56:29 pm (CDT)
tblackwood1 $235 03/26/2020 3:36:50 pm (CDT)
sodacracker $225 03/26/2020 3:36:50 pm (CDT)
sodacracker $210 03/26/2020 3:32:30 pm (CDT)
tblackwood1 $200 03/26/2020 3:32:30 pm (CDT)
tblackwood1 $200 03/26/2020 3:15:32 pm (CDT)
tigerminerals $190 03/26/2020 3:15:31 pm (CDT)
tblackwood1 $180 03/26/2020 11:40:21 am (CDT)
tigerminerals $170 03/26/2020 10:33:20 am (CDT)
tblackwood1 $160 03/24/2020 5:32:25 am (CDT)
sodacracker $150 03/24/2020 5:32:25 am (CDT)
sodacracker $130 03/24/2020 5:32:13 am (CDT)
tblackwood1 $120 03/24/2020 5:32:12 am (CDT)
sodacracker $90 03/24/2020 5:32:02 am (CDT)
tblackwood1 $80 03/24/2020 5:32:01 am (CDT)
sodacracker $60 03/24/2020 5:31:39 am (CDT)
tblackwood1 $50 03/24/2020 5:31:38 am (CDT)
sodacracker $25 03/24/2020 5:31:20 am (CDT)
tblackwood1 $20 03/24/2020 5:31:19 am (CDT)
sodacracker $15 03/21/2020 9:24:45 pm (CDT)
DiegoMat $10 03/20/2020 6:05:48 pm (CDT)