Wardite on Quartz (rare locality ) Matioli Coll.

Baixao claim, Taquaral, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
11.3 x 6.7 x 3.4 cm
Start Time: 11/01/2018 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 11/08/2018 6:30:56 pm (CST)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $10

Item Description

Wardite, a rare Na-Al phosphate, is very uncommon from this obscure pegmatite in the Taquaral, Minas Gerais area. Sculptural large combination specimens with wardite crystals on sharp, well-formed quartz crystals are RARE. Clusters of sharp, tetragonal white wardite crystals, to 5 mm, are scattered on the striking and impressive plate of stacked, parallel-growth, lustrous and translucent, terminated quartz crystals. A rare, exceptional and desirable large combination from the Matioli Collection.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
cookieman $10 11/08/2018 6:25:56 pm (CST)