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ID Number D055  -  $385.00  
MALACHITE 
PSEUDOMORPHED AFTER AZURITE 
A velvety surface of malachite pseudomorphs the shapes of former azurite crystals underneath.
Milpillas Mine, Municpia de Santo Cruz, Sonora, Mexico.
80 x 45 x 45 mm
ID Number D056 - $225.00
TITANITE (SPHENE) 
A lustrous twinned crystal of titanite collected in the late 1980s.
Entia Valley, Harts Range, Northern Territory, Australia.
40 x 25 x 22 mm
ID Number D057  -  $285.00  
AZURITE and MALACHITE 
Layers of brilliant azurite in various hues with minor malachite, make this an eyecatching large cabinet specimen.
Liu Feng Shui Mine, Anhui Province, China
110 x 70 x 80 mm
ID Number D058 - $385.00
QUARTZ WITH RUTILE INCLUSIONS 
A nice cabinet sized specimen of wo quartz crystals shot through with golden rutile needles.
Novo Horizonte, Brazil, Brazil.
90 x 55 x 40 mm
ID Number D059  -  $475.00  
FLUORITE 
A large cabinet specimen of attractive cranberry coloured fluorites cover the surface of this specimen. All crystals show an octahedral habit.
De'an Mine, Wushan, Jiujiang Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China.
130 x 100 x 70 mm
ID Number D060 - SOLD - $285.00
FLUORITE 
A group of large octahedrons of mauve translucent fluorite.
Huanggang Mine, Inner Mongolia, China.
75 x 55 x 55 mm
ID Number D061  -  $325.00  
AQUAMARINE BERYL AND SCHORL 
An attractive plate of terminated pale blue beryls with minor black schorl crystals.
Erongo Mountains, Namibia, SW Africa.
65 x 52 x 22 mm
ID Number D062 - $350.00
CARROLITE 
A clean and lustrous partial carrolite crystal. The rare cobalt, copper and nickel sulphide has an unusally etched crystal face.
Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
25 x 25 x 18 mm
ID Number D063  -  $475.00  
RUBELLITE TOURMALINE 
A well terminated gemmy crystal of the red variety of tourmaline from an unusual locality.
Mokhovaya pegmatitie, Malchan, Krasnyi Chikoy, Chitinskaya Oblast, Russia.
32 x 15 x 14 mm
ID Number D064 - $375.00
CASSITERITE 
Large and lustrous twinned crystals of cassiterite with quartz druze.
Vilocco Mine, La Paz Department, Bolivia.
45 x 35 x 30 mm
ID Number D065  -  $465.00  
DIOPTASE on PLANCHEITE 
A nice plate of dioptase with crystals up to 10mm on a base of plancheite.
Mindouli, Pool Department, Republic of Congo, (Brazzerville).
52 x 33 x 15 mm
ID Number D066 - $245.00
SPODUMENE 
A large gem-quality crystal of the clear variety of spodumene. The crystal shows evidence of etching insitu.
Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan.
120 x 40 x 30 mm
ID Number D067  -  $225.00  
VESUVIANITE 
A clean terminated gemmy crystal of vesuvianite.
Jeffery Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada
40 x 30 x 25 mm
ID Number D068 - $225.00
ATACAMITE 
A vugh of lustrous atacamites in calcite matrix. Better than the image shows.
Lily Mine, Ica Department, Peru.
50 x 35 x 40 mm
ID Number D069  -  $385.00  
NATIVE COPPER AND NATIVE SILVER 
A roughly crystalline copper and silver hybrid alloy in a quartz matrix. Ex Donald Olson collection.
Evergreen Bluff Mine, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA
90 x 90 x 60 mm
ID Number D070 - $250.00
EPIDOTE AND PREHNITE 
A sphere of lime green prehnite balanced on a matrix of well-formed lustrous epidote crystals.
Baga West, Arrondiesment Diakon, Kayes Retion, Mali.
105 x 70 x 60 mm
ID Number D047  -  $225.00  
NATIVE COPPER 
A large cabinet specimen of native copper with few crystal faces, but majority of arborescent copper
Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan, USA
205 x 160 x 25 mm
ID Number D046 - $285.00
AZURITE AND MALACHITE 
Lustrous azurite crystals to 18mm on malachite, some partly pseudomorphed from the azurite.
Milpillas Mine, Municipio de Santa Cruz, Sonora, Mexico
65 x 35 x 30 mm
ID Number D005 - $325.00
GALENA and QUARTZ
Lustrous galena crystals, some showing Spinel twinning.
Barieva Mine, Madan, Bulgaria
90 x 75 x 50 mm
ID Number D036  - $385.00
FLUORITE
A large plate of pale green fluorite crystals up to 25mm. Some crystals show phantom inner crystals
Xianghualing Mine, Hunan Province, China
160 X 130 X 50 mm

 

ID Number D045  -  $375.00  
QUARTZ, ARSENOPYRITE AND SIDERITE
A gem of a small cabinet specimen with bright lustrous quartz crystals overlaid with brassy arsenopyrite and siderite.
Panasqueira, Portugal
80 x 65 x 30 mm
ID Number D044 - $400.00
BENITOITE
Crystals of the rare mineral benitoite up to 12mm on a natrolite matrix. Ex Collector's Edge specimen.
California State Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California, USA
70 x 60 x 30 mm

 

ID Number D035  -  $245.00  
HEMIMORPHITE AND CALCITE
A large cabinet specimen with a vugh of lustrous white hemimorphite blades ON CALCITE
Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
160 x 100 x 80 mm
ID Number D048 - $325.00
CERUSSITE
A clean twinned and terminated crystal of cerussite on a drusy calcite base. Ex John Roe collection.
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, SW Africa
50 x 50 x 30 mm

 

ID Number D037 -  $285.00
VANADINITE
A 35mm single floater crystal of vandinite with an unusual "feathered" appearance showing great lustre and colour.
Mibladen, Morocco
35 x 35 x 12 mm
ID Number D049 - $465.00
CALCITE AND QUARTZ
Highly fluorescent calcite with scattered lustrous quartz crystals in afine cabinet piece. Ex Wendel Minerals specimen.
Nicolay Mine, Dal'negorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
120 x 90 x 60 mm

 

ID Number D040  - $425.00
QUARTZ AND HEMATITE
A large cabinet specimen of iron coloured quartz crystals. Minor hematites nestle between the crystals. Specimen has been shaped to sit well and has a couple of broken points that don't detract overall.
Jinlong Hill, Longchuan Co., Guangdong Province, China
130 x 120 x 90 mm
ID Number D054 - SOLD - $375.00
AEGIRINE AND ALBITE
Sharply terminated of acicular crystals of aegirine to 30mm surounded by white albite crystals
Erongo Mountains, Namibia, SW Africa
100 x 65 x 60 mm

 

ID Number D038 - $365.00
VANADINITE ON BARITE
Red crystals of vanadinite up to 12mm contrast against a matrix of barite blades coloured black with manganese oxides.
Mibladen, Morocco
80 x 60 x 50 mm
ID Number D051- $385.00
DIOPTASE ON CALCITE
Lustrous crystals of dioptase coat and white contrasting calcite
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, SW Africa
85 x 50 x 40 mm
ID Number D022 - $465.00
BARITE on NATIVE SULPHUR
Sharp blades of cream coloured barite sitting on a yellow matrix of sulphur. Ex Wendell Mineralsl specimen
Machow Mine, Tarnobrzeg, Podkarpackie, Poland
100 x 50 x 85 mm
ID Number D043 - $300.00  
SCOLECITE WITH CALCITE
A large scolecite spray with 2-4mm crystals of calcite clinging to the scolecites. Calcites are pale green under LW UV light.
Nasik District, Maharashtra, India.
140 x 125 x 70 mm

 

ID Number D026  -  $285.00
CELESTITE
Lustrous terminated pale blue crystals of celestite line a vugh in this compact geode.
Sakoany, Mahajanga Province, Madagascar
140 x 105 x 70 mm
ID Number D027 - $300.00
STILBITE
An aesthetic group of flower-like stilbites on matrix
Maharashtra, India.
150 x 120 x 120 mm

 

ID Number D041  -  $285.00
MALACHITE AND CHRYSOCOLLA
A large showy cabinet specimen with modified octahedral pyrite crystals up to 70mm on edge
Huanzala Mine, Huanuco Department, Peru.
180 x 130 x 110 mm
ID Number D031 - $245.00
WULFENITE
Orange wafer crystal plates of wulfenite to 20mm on matrix. Large for this location.
Kuruktag Mountains, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
65 x 70 x 40 mm

 

ID Number D032  -  $225.00
CHRYSOCOLLA
A large cabinet sized duck-egg blue coloured specimen from the Donald Olson collection.
Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
200 x 105 x 70 mm
ID Number D034 - $285.00
HEULANDITE
An unusually coloured lustrous fan of heulandite on matrix
Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India.
90 x 85 x 75 mm

 

ID Number D003 - $400.00
QUARTZ - JAPAN-LAW-TWINNED
A single twinned 50 mm crystal standing proud of a matrix of "normal" quartz crystals.
Mahaiza Area, Vakinankaratra Region, Antananarivo Province, Madagascar
135 x 130 x 60 mm
ID Number D050 - $330.00
BLUE BARITE 
Clean blades of pale blue barite from a now exhausted location
Sidi Lahcen Mine, Nador, Nador Province, Morocco.
70 x 40 x 40 mm
ID Number D007 - $425.00
PYRITE CUBES on MATRIX
Lustrous cubes emerging from matrix. Free standing
Largest cube 30 mm 
Ampliacion a Victoria Mine, Navajun, La Rioja, Spain
100 x 80 x 60 mm
ID Number D024 - $300.00
EPIDOTE
An excellent small cabinet specimen. Very lustrous epidote crystals to 18mm and displays both sides equally well.
Coayllo Mine, Mala Province, Lima Department, Peru
110 x 85 x 35 mm
ID Number D052 - $285.00
APATITE, ALBITE AND MUSCOVITE
A pegmatite matrix scattered with green and olive coloured apatite and muscovite crystals
Sapo Mine, Goiabera, Minas Gerais, Brazil
120 x 90 x 80 mm
ID Number D010 - $485.00
PYRITE and QUARTZ
Very showy and lustrous specimen with mauve quartz crystals and heavily striated pyrite.
Huanzala Mine, Huanuco Dept., 
Peru, South America
190 x 100 x 40 mm
 
ID Number D053 - $225.00
AZURITE "SUNS" ON KAOLINITE
Brilliant blue azurite "suns" to 30mm contrast against white kaolin.
Malbunka Copper Mine, Areyonga, Northern Territory, Australia
120 x 80 x 45 mm
ID Number D012 - $425.00
CASSITERITE
Lustrous crystals, semi transparent up to 20mm
Viloco Mine, Loayza Province, La Paz, Bolivia
90 x 50 x 40 mm
ID Number D028 - $400.00
CASSITERITE AND QUARTZ
Nicely twinned cassiterites on a matrix of smoky tipped sceptre quartz. Mounted on an acrylic base.
Viloco Mine, La Paz, Bolivia
80 x 65 x 40 mm
ID Number D020 - $280.00
HEMATITE pseudomorphed after MAGNETITE
A very lustrous sharp pseudomorph from this now closed locality.
Patagonia, Argentina, South America
75 x 65 x 65 mm
ID Number D033 - $375.00
FLUORITE
A large plate of purple to "Tanzanite" coloured crystals. Modified cubes of fluorite to 18mm across.
Xiayang, Yongchun County, Quanzhou Prefecture, Fujian, China
180 x 100 x 75 mm
ID Number D016 - $325.00
MAGNETITE
A lustrous group of magnetite crystals, up to 50mm across
Huanggang mines region, Inner Mongolia, China
100 x 90 x 70 mm

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