November 22 2017

 

A Collection of Common

but very fine pieces!!

 

 

Poudrette Quarry, , Mont St-Hilaire, La Valleé-du-Richelieu RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada

All pieces $10.00 unless otherwise indicated.

 

Micro Minerals of Mont St-Hilaire, Québec, Canada

Drawings by:

 R. W. Fisher & G. H. Glenn

This magazine-like production contains all the known and unknown species from Mont St-Hilaire up to 1993.  It is a beautiful illustrated work of art.   Pages were placed in sheet-protectors and placed in a binder.  The binder would be very expensive to post but the pages would travel well in a magazine mailer.   $50.00  
ALBITE
 
One only - Very fine chalky white to colourless crystals +/- Aegirine, Siderite on matrix.   $8.00

Na(AlSi3O8)

2335
CARLETONITE


 
One only - Type locality!  A very fine lustrous transparent light blue gemmy crystal(s) pin-mounted.     

Zn2AsO4(OH)

2337
CATAPLEIITE        
  
 
One only - A sharp flattened pseudo-hexagonal transparent crystal on matrix. 

Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O

2338
ELPIDITE
One only - Groups of columnar to acicular silky light pinkish-grey to light grey crystals on matrix. 

 Na2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O

2339
EPIDIDYMITE
One only -  Colourless crystals of various habits on matrix. 

Na2Be2Si6O15 · H2O

2345
GENTHELVITE
One only - A very fine lustrous white (arrow) tetrahedra crystal on matrix.

  Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S

2346
HILAIRITE
Three only - Type locality! Three only of this St. Hilaire rarity! Clusters of pin-mounted glassy deep reddish-brown to dark brown translucent to transparent crystals.     $12.00

Na2Zr[SiO3]3 · 3H2O

2340
LABUNTSOVITE-Mn
One only - Very fine highly lustrous transparent bright orange prismatic crystals a vugs in matrix. $15.00

Na4K4(Ba,K)2Mn2+(Ti,Nb)8(Si4O12)4(O,OH)8·10-12H2O

2347
LEUCOPHANITE

One only - A fine piece with a blocky colourless to white-zoned crystal on matrix. $15.00     

NaCaBeSi2O6F

2348
NATROLITE One only - Fine chalky white to whitish-grey prismatic crystals on matrix.   $8.00

Na2(Si3Al2)O10·2H2O

2349
POLYLITHIONITE
 
One only - Clusters of cream to colourless semi-transparent micaceous crystals on matrix.

 KLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2

2351
PYROCHLORE
 
One only - Very fine "tiny" red-brown to orangey-brown crystals on Aegirine crystals.

 A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z

2342
RHODOCHROSITE
 
One only - Very fine highly lustrous dark reddish-brown rhombs on matrix.

 MnCO3

2352
SÉRANDITE
Eight of these pretty piece of various habits!  Fine examples of this rarity! - Sharp crystals of various habits - thin tabular to thick highly lustrous prismatic colourless to deep orangey-pink to salmon-pink crystals on matrix.   

 NaMn2+2Si3O8(OH)

2343
SIDERITE
Two only - Pretty pieces with very fine crystallized pieces of various habits and colours on matrix. 

 FeCO3

2353
ZIRCON
One only - Very, very fine sharp highly lustrous gemmy yellowish-brown to pale yellow glassy transparent crystals on matrix.  Pretty pieces! 

ZrSiO4

2344

     
 

 

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