This report is a summary about what has been going on with our featured mineral-dealers during the past month.
Do not forget to check mineralauctions.com frequently, there are lots of fine mineral specimens available there, starting at 10$!
Here are a couple of sold specimens that caught my eye:
Hundreds or maybe thousands of minerals have been available on e-rocks this month, from various dealers from all around the world. Their auctions included all sorts of mineral specimens from rarities and micromounts up to cabinet-sized classics offering a huge variety and diversity to the happy bidders!
Here are three highlights:
Weinrich minerals with frequent website updates & auctions offer a great variety of minerals at nearly all price levels! August was another interesting month as usual and I would strongly encourage that you visit their website and use their advanced search tool to find a specimen for your collection!
Here are a couple of my favorites from their latest updates:
Bob Griffis Minerals kept their website up to date with three new mineral updates this month!
Their first update included thumbnails from a collection they acquired recently. Here is a nice one:
Their second update included Fluorite epimorphs from Colorado!
Their third update and last one for this month included California Borates!
Christos Spiromitros from GreekRocks has been posting weekly auctions on e-rocks with some of his better Greek Minerals and he will keep launching auctions in a weekly basis. Their latest update included some superb minerals from Greece and here are some of the highlights:
A superb, large alpine-type amethyst/smoky scepter from Kato Nevrokopi:
A killer pseudomorph:
A rare, beautiful Smithsonite from the European classic locality, Lavrion:
Our latest mineral-dealer addition, Viamineralia, owns a fine website with excellent, well-photographed mineral specimens. They also have frequent online auctions on e-rocks. Here are some highlights from their website:
We will be posting reports from more dealers soon as most of the well-known mineral dealers have already accepted our invitation to join this venture and they will be with us soon!