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Natural History - Mineral Specimen Group

Lot 1128 Details

Description
. A mixed group of mineral specimens, many in old card trays, comprising: a group of selenite rose specimens from Mexico; a group of polished chalcopyrite from Peru; a group of rutile crystals in polished quartz from Brazil; a group of polished Mugglestone from South Africa (the stone has three minerals that make the combination, haematite, jasper and tiger's eye); a group of bornite (also known as peacock ore or chalcopyrite) specimens from Mexico; a group of unusual green calcite specimens from Chihuahua, Mexico. 1.3 kg total, 13-69mm (1/2 - 2 3/4"). Property of a Lincolnshire, UK, gentleman; acquired on the UK art market. [32, No Reserve]
Condition
Fine condition.
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Natural History - Mineral Specimen Group

Estimate
£30
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£40
Dec 02, 2015
Starting Price
£5
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1128: Natural History - Mineral Specimen Group

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Est.
£30
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£40
Starting Price
£5
TimeLine Auctions - Antiquities, Day 2
Wed, Dec 02, 2015 04:00 AM
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Lot 1128 Details

Description
...
. A mixed group of mineral specimens, many in old card trays, comprising: a group of selenite rose specimens from Mexico; a group of polished chalcopyrite from Peru; a group of rutile crystals in polished quartz from Brazil; a group of polished Mugglestone from South Africa (the stone has three minerals that make the combination, haematite, jasper and tiger's eye); a group of bornite (also known as peacock ore or chalcopyrite) specimens from Mexico; a group of unusual green calcite specimens from Chihuahua, Mexico. 1.3 kg total, 13-69mm (1/2 - 2 3/4"). Property of a Lincolnshire, UK, gentleman; acquired on the UK art market. [32, No Reserve]
Condition
...
Fine condition.

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