Announcements

  • January 28, 2018 - New Update - Special Sale!

    We have added 31 new specimens to the website.  To see these directly click on the "Latest Additions" link on the home page.

    We have put 91 new specimens in to the Special Sale section.  These are, for a short time, listed at 80% off their regular prices!  To view these click on the Special Sale link on the home page.

  • January 27, 2018 - New Update

    We have added 20 new specimens to the website galleries.  To view these directly please click on the "Latest Additions" link on our home page.

  • January 26, 2018 - New Update

    We have added another 50 new specimens to the website.  To view these directly click on the "Latest Additions" link on the home page.

  • January 25, 2018 - New Update, New Auction

    We have added 50 new specimens to the website.  To view these directly click on the "Latest Additions" link on our home page.

    There are now 125 new specimens up for auction this week.  The auction will close on Tuesday January 30, 2018 at 7 p.m. eastern standard time.  Some of the highlights include:

    1. showy smoky quartz from the French Alps
    2. neat sceptered quartz on matrix from China
    3. well crystallized small cabinet szenicsite from Chile
    4. showy barite/orpiment from Peru
    5. large fine cuprite from Congo
    6. crystalline native lead from Sweden
    7. pretty pargasite on marble from Vietnam
    8. very fine demantoid from Madagascar
    9. excellent Chinese babingtonite with large crystals
    10. well crystallized Namibian descloizite

    Plus many others.  To see these directly click on the "Auction Link" on our home page.

  • January 23, 2018 - New Update, Auction Closing

    We have added new specimens to the website.  To see these directly click on the "Latest Additions" link on the home page.

    The auction will close Tuesday night, January 23, 2018, at 7 pm eastern standard time. There are now 117 new specimens up for auction this week. Some very choice things here.  Some of the highlights include:

    1. old classic hemimorphite after calcite from Granby, Missouri
    2. very fine plumbogummite after pyromorphite from China
    3. large matrix aquamarine from China
    4. large matrix hopeite from Zambia
    5. several excellent cabinet galena specimens from the old Tri-State District
    6. very fine vivianite from Bolivia
    7. beautiful large Elmwood calcite
    8. superb aesthetic crocoite from Tasmania
    9. large pretty Spanish fluorite

    Plus many others.  To see these directly go to the "Auction Link" on the home page.

  • January 22, 2018 - New Update

    We have added 40 new specimens to the website.  To view these directly click on the "Latest Additions" link on the home page.

  • January 21, 2018 - New Update

    We have added 20 new specimens to the website.  To view these click on the "Latest Additions" link on the home page.

  • January 18, 2018 - New Update, New Auction

    We have added new specimens to the website.  To see these directly click on the "Latest Additions" link on the home page.

    There are now 117 new specimens up for auction this week. Some very choice things here.  The auction will close at 7 p.m. eastern standard time on Tuesday, January 23, 2018.  Some of the highlights include:

    1. old classic hemimorphite after calcite from Granby, Missouri
    2. very fine plumbogummite after pyromorphite from China
    3. large matrix aquamarine from China
    4. large matrix hopeite from Zambia
    5. several excellent cabinet galena specimens from the old Tri-State District
    6. very fine vivianite from Bolivia
    7. beautiful large Elmwood calcite
    8. superb aesthetic crocoite from Tasmania
    9. large pretty Spanish fluorite

    Plus many others.  To see these directly go to the "Auction Link" on the home page.

  • January 17, 2018 - Houston Show Venue Change!

    For our upcoming private showing in Houston on Sunday, January 21, 2018, the show venue is changed from the Best Western in Humble, Texas to:

    Baymont Inn, 18032 McKay Drive, Humble, TX 77338, in the conference room.

    The Best Western is still recovering from the hurricane.

  • January 16, 2017 - New Update, Auction Closing

    New specimens have been added to the website.  To see these directly click on the "Latest Additions" link on the home page.

    The auction will close this evening at 7 p.m. eastern standard time.  There are 150 new specimens in the auction this week.  Some of the highlights include:

    1. fine crystallized stromeyerite from Kazakhstan
    2. classic well crsytallized hessite from Romania
    3. beautiful zoned gemmy fluorite from Illinois
    4. two very aesthetic blue barite specimens from Morocco
    5. neat large red quartz from Kazakhstan
    6. old-time crystallized acanthite from Slovakia
    7. pretty crystallized rose quartz from Brazil
    8. classic sylvanite from Romania
    9. several gem tourmaline specimens
    10. large diopside crystal from Canada
    11. choice native wire silver from Peru
    12. large showy Elmwood calcite

    Plus many others.  To see these directly go to the "Auction" link on our home page.