DIETZ COLLECTION

 

A   B  C  D

 

ADAMITE
Gold Hill Mine, Gold Hill, Gold Hill District (Clifton District), Deep Creek Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA One only - A very fine piece with nice coverage of adamantine colourless to very pale yellow transparent crystals on matrix 8.5 x 3.6 x 3.5 cm. $25.00

Zn2AsO4(OH)

98039
AFGHANITE
Tri Croci, Vetralla, Vico Lake, Viterbo province, Latium, Italy One only of this fine piece with lustrous white hexagonal crystals in vugs +/- bright orange Titanite, lustrous black Magnetite, elongated prismatic transparent Hellandite-Ce, Vonsenite on matrix 6.0 x 4.7 x 3.5 cm.

(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6

99008
ALSTONITE
AB

CD

Brownley Hill Mine (Bloomsberry Horse Level), Nenthead, Alston Moor District, Cumbria, England, UK Type locality! Four only of these "extremely" very fine piece as groups of lustrous opaque white sharply terminated crystals on matrix +/- discoidal Calcite. A) 1.5 cm group on matrix 3.5 x 2. cm $15.00; B) a 3.0 cm impressive group of Alstonite on matrix 3.8 x 3.0 cm $25.00; C) 1.5 cm group on the end of matrix 5.0 x 3.5 cm with Calcite $20.00; D) .5 cm group on matrix 4.1 x 2.0 cm $10.00

BaCa(CO3)2

98026
ALUMINITE
Newhaven, East Sussex, England, UK One only of this interesting looking piece as a matrix 3.8 x 3.0 x 2.2 cm of a chalky white mineral with Gypsum variety Selenite.

Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O

98024
ANATASE et al

 
Solumsåsen Quarry, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway Two only - Highly lustrous tiny (40x)vitreous black Anatase rich pieces of vuggy porphyry lava with Parisite-(Ce) and/or Synchysite-(Ce) on matrix A) 4.5 x 3.4 x 3.0 cm; B) 4.5 x 2.7 x 2.3 cm

TiO2

98027
ANTLERITE, CHRYSOCOLLA
 
Serrabottini, Massa Marittima, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy One only - A nice 6.2 x 2.8 x 2.8 cm piece of vuggy matrix with very fine greenish-blue Antlerite on massive to botryoidal pale to darker blue Chrysocolla.

Cu3(SO4)(OH)4 /Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

98015
ARAGONITE
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia One only of this extremely fine piece as tight compact (5.5 x 3.0 cm) lustrous silky very pale turquoise-green spherules on matrix 6.8 x 4.3 cm. $35.00

CaCO3

98501
ASTROPHYLLITE
Kjeøya, Barkevik area, Langesundsfjorden, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway One only of this aesthetically challenged piece as highly lustrous brassy crystal sections on an Aegirine, Analcime matrix 4.0 x 3.0 cm.

 K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F

98025
AURICHALCITE
AB

CD

 

79 Mine, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila County, Arizona, USA Some of the finest Aurichalcite from this classic locale as radiating sprays of highly lustrous deep turquoise blue crystals with superb colourless fans of Hemimorphite on matrix A) 6.0 x 3.0cm;B)5.6 x 3.0 cm; C)5.0 x 4.0 cm; D)5.0x3.5 cm; E)6.0 x 2.4 cm ; F)6.5 x 4.5 cm   

(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6

EF

98003
AURICHALCITE
A   B

CD

 

Harrington-Hickory Mine, Topache Peak, Star and North Star Districts, Star Range, Beaver Co., Utah, USA Nice coverage of very fine delicate sprays of highly lustrous pale to darker turquoise blue crystal on matrix A)5.0 x 3.4 x 3.6 cm; B) 4.5 x 2.5 cm; C) 3.7 x 3.0 cm; D) 4.0 x 2.5 cm; E) 4.2 x 2.6 cm. with very fine Hemimorphite.    

(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6

E

98010
AZURITE        
 
 
Kamariza Mines, Agios Konstantinos, Lavrion District Mines, Lavrion District, Attikí Prefecture, Greece

 

One only - A very fine piece with rich coverage of highly lustrous dark blue elongated prismatic sprays and stubby crystals on Allophane with very fine Gypsum variety Selenite on matrix 7.5 x 4.5 x 4.1 cm.

Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2

98021
AZURITE        
AB 

C
 

Agoulzi Mine, Bou Skour district, Djebel Saghro, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco Three only of this "wonderful" pieces with highly lustrous dark blue elongated prismatic crystals on matrix A) 6.5 x 5.7 cm with lustrous silky fibrous Malachite $25.00; B) 7.5 x 4.3 cm $25.00; C) 7.0 x 3.7 cm with very fine lustrous silky green "bowtie" crystals of Malachite. $30.00

Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2

98021
BARIOPHARMACOSIDERITE

Gold Hill Mine, Gold Hill, Gold Hill District (Clifton District), Deep Creek Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA One only  - A very fine piece with very rich coverage of lustrous dark orange cubic crystals with silvery-brown Arseniosiderite and minor lustrous apple green Conichalcite on matrix 7.0 x 4.75 x 3.6 cm

 Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4·5H2O

98020
BARYTE
AB 

C

Rincon Quarry, Rincon District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA Three only of these very fine pieces as very fine lustrous translucent thick tabular dark greyish-brown crystals richly covering matrix A) 5.6 x 3.0 cm $20.00; B) 5.0 x 3.0 cm $25.00; C) 5.0 x 3.0 cm $30.00  

BaSO4

98504
BARYTE
Cerro Warihuyn (Huarihuyn), Miraflores, Huamalíes Province, Huánuco Department, Peru One only - "EXQUISITE" A small piece of matrix 3.5 x 1.0 cm supporting 2 individual groups of absolutely incredibly beautiful transparent flattened tabular crystals. $50.00 A once in a lifetime piece!!! $50.00

BaSO4

98507
BARYTE
Nikolaevskaya Mine, Shemonaikha, Eastern Kazakhstan Province, Kazakhstan One only - An unusual piece with stacks of wafer-like thin pinkish-beige crystals opaque white Calcite forming matrix 4.5 x 4.2 x 3.1 cm $25.00

BaSO4

98535
BEMENTITE
  
Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Reppia, Graveglia Valley, Ne, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy One only - A very piece with nice coverage lustrous sandy-beige radial sprays on matrix 4.2 x 3.7 x 4.5 cm    $20.00

Mn7Si6O15(OH)8

98040
BROMARGYRITE


 
Blue Bell Mine, Zzyzx, Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino County California, USA One only - Nice coverage of lustrous brown crystals on matrix 3.5 x 3.9 cm. This very pretty piece has been identified as Bromargyrite.  $15.00

Zn2AsO4(OH)

98025
BROOKITE, QUARTZ    small cabinet      
  
 
Rutherford deposit, Magnet Cove, Hot Spring Co., Arkansas, USA One only - A very fine 4.8 x 3.5 cm matrix piece with rich coverage of lustrous black Brookite on one side and greyish-white Quartz points on the other side.   $25.00

TiO2 / SiO2

98016
CALCITE
Piedras Verde Mine, Piedras Verde, Municipio de Urique, Chihuahua, Mexico One only - A very pretty piece with highly lustrous translucent pinkish-white Calcite clusters and single crystals on matrix 6.4 x 4.2 x 3.0 cm covered with lustrous light grey Quartz points. $25.00

 CaCO3

98525
CALCITE
 
Portland Mine, Pilgrim District, Black Mountains, Mohave County, Arizona, USA One only - A very fine 3.0 x 2.2 x 2.0 cm spray of highly lustrous transparent Quartz on matrix 3.8 x 2.8 cm.  $25.00

 CaCO3

98526
CARPHOLITE
Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Reppia, Graveglia Valley, Ne, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy One only - A very piece with rich coverage of elongated lustrous vitreous yellow-gold columnar crystals on matrix 5.8 x 3.0 x 1.3 cm with orangey-brown Sursassite. $30.00

Mn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4

98032
CHALCOPYRITE on DOLOMITE 
 
R. C. West Fork Extension, Fletcher Mine, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds County, Missouri, USA One only - A very pretty with lustrous iridescent purplish crystals on greyish-white Dolomite matrix 6.0 x 5.0 cm    $20.00

CuFeS2 /CaMg(CO3)2

98520
CHROMIAN MICA
Baker Mountain Mine, Madisonville, Farmville District, Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA One only - A very fine piece with highly lustrous white to light green to reddish-brown Mica on matrix 6.7 x 3.5 x 1.5 cm. $15.00

  KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

98500
DOLOMITE
Shook Stone quarry, Wayne County, Missouri, USA One only of this very fine piece as lustrous pale pinkish-beige fan-like sprays with fans-like opaque white Calcite on Dolomite after Calcite on matrix 8.0 x 6.0 x 4.3 cm. A pretty piece! $30.00  

CaMg(CO3)2

98516
FLUORITE, HEMIMORPHITE

Blue Bell Mine, Zzyzx, Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino County, California, USA One only - A very fine piece with rich coverage of colourless to purple-zoned to phantom Fluorite cubes and modified cubes on matrix 4.5 c 3.3 x 3.5 cm with very fine sprays of colourless Hemimorphite.  $12.00

 CaF2 / Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O

98011
GALENA

Sweetwater Mine, Ellington, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds County, Missouri, USA One only - A very fine piece with rich coverage of light to dark grey crystals with Pyrite on Dolomite matrix 5.5 x 4.2 cm $25.00    

PbS

98524
GALENA

Naica Mine, Naica, Municipio de Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico One only - A very fine piece with rich coverage of highly lustrous silvery-grey Galena on Pyrite matrix 5.3 x 3.0 x 3.0 cm with lustrous brassy yellow Pyrite cubes and chalky white Calcite variety Iceland Spar (?) and Sphalerite.  $35.00    

PbS

98534
GOETHITE

Four Man Mine, Taouz, Er Rachidia Province (Errachidia Province), Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco One only of this very, very fine piece as highly lustrous black botryoidal Goethite 5.0 x 4.0 x 3.0 cm.    $30.00

 α-Fe3+O(OH)

98523
GROSSULAR
Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada One only - Extremely fine highly lustrous transparent pale salmon pink crystals on matrix 4.0 x 4.0cm.   $25.00

Ca3Al2(SiO4)3

98005
GROSSULAR / DIOPSIDE
Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada One only - A pretty pieces with highly lustrous dark green transparent Grossular crystals with very fine elongated straw-like white Diopside with greasy lustre on matrix 3.5 x 3.0 cm.  $25.00

Ca3Al2(SiO4) / CaMgSi2O6

98006
GYPSUM variety SELENITE
AB
Block & Brady One Pit, Red River Floodway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

C

Three only of these unique pieces! As translucent pale yellowish-beige spheres off matrix. A) 3.8 cm radius with a 2.3 cm appendage $25.00; B) 3.0 cm radius with a 1.5 cm appendage $20.00; C) 4.4 cm radius with 2 1.4 cm appendages $35.00. Each appendage looks like a "twin" but may be just the splitting of the crystal top to bottom.  Pretty pieces!

CaSO4·2H2O

98519
HEMATITE
Mount Cervandone area, Devero Alp, Baceno, Devero Valley, Antigorio Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy One only - Nice coverage of lustrous black flattened tabular crystal groups on (sawn-base) matrix 7.0 x 4.0 x 4.0 cm. $35.00   

Fe2O3

98513
HEMIMORPHITE

San Antonio Mine, East Camp, Santa Eulalia District, Municipio de Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico One only - An extremely fine piece with full coverage of colourless elongated tabular crystals on matrix 6.0 x 4.0 cm. $30.00    

Zn4Si2O7(OH)2·H2O

98527
HEMIMORPHITE

Potosí Mine (El Potosí Mine), Francisco Portillo, West Camp, Santa Eulalia District, Municipio de Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico One only - Lustrous translucent colourless crystals in a vug 6.0 x 2.8 cm in matrix 6.0 x 4.0 x 3.2 cm.  $15.00    

Zn4Si2O7(OH)2·H2O

98529
HERDERITE
Jaime Pacheco claim, Linópolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil One only of this very fine piece! A very fine group of lustrous creamy-beige flattened tabular crystals forming a 1.8 cm sphere on 6.0 cm Albite with tiny 'Apatite' (?) crystals.   $30.00

CaBePO4(F,OH)

98522
HUBEITE, INESITE et al

 
Fengjiashan Mine (Daye copper mine), Daye Co., Huangshi Prefecture, Hubei Province, China Type locality! One only of this very fine piece as very fine lustrous light brown elongated prismatic Hubeite extremely fine sprays of pale pink Inesite with tiny lustrous black Babingtonite + Pyrite, Quartz on matrix 4.8 x 4.5 cm.  $15.00

 Ca2Mn2+Fe3+[HSi4O13.2H2O / Ca2(Mn,Fe)7Si10O28(OH)2·5H2O

98030
HÜBNERITE
Ruby Mine, Galena Mountain, Howardsville, Animas District, San Juan County, Colorado, USA One only - Avery fine piece with very rich coverage of lustrous black flattened tabular crystals on matrix 4.5 x 3.6 cm.  $25.00

MnWO4

99455
HYDROKENORALSTONITE, THOMSENOLITE

Ivigtut Cryolite deposit, Ivittuut (Ivigtut), Arsuk Fjord, Sermersooq, Greenland One only with fine colourless elongated tabular crystals with highly lustrous colourless Thomsenolite in vugs on a nice piece of matrix 4.5 x 3.5 cm. Ralstonite was moved to the Pyrochlore Super group and is now called "Hydrokenralstonite".   $20.00

Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O / NaCa[AlF6]·H2O

98023
HYDROXYLHERDERITE
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA One only - A very fine piece with rich coverage of lustrous silky beige crystals on the ends of Albite variety Cleavelandite forming a piece 6.7 x 5.0 x 4.5 cm $30.00

CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)

98521
JOHANNSENITE

Civillina Mt., Recoaro Terme, Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italy Type locality! One only - A nice 5.0 cm long group of chalky white to chalky grey flattened elongated crystals on matrix 7.0 x 5.0 x 4.4 cm. $40.00

 CaMn2+Si2O6

98514
JOHANNSENITE

Civillina Mt., Recoaro Terme, Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italy Type locality! One only - A nice piece with 2 areas comprised of tightly pack spheres very pale to light pink elongated crystals in vugs in matrix 8.01 x 5.0 x 4.0 cm $40.00

 CaMn2+Si2O6

98515
LEUCOPHANITE

Bjørndalen Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway One only of this "ultimate aesthetically challenged" piece of matrix 6.5 x 4.5 x 3.3 cm pale to dark pink Leucophanite (fluoresces yellow) as crystals and patches on matrix +/- Seanite, Mosandrite-Ce, Nepheline, Feldspar Group et al.    $15.00

NaCaBeSi2O6F

98025
MALACHITE
 
Harrington-Hickory Mine, Topache Peak, Star and North Star Districts, Star Range, Beaver Co., Utah, USA One only - A very fine combination piece with rich coverage of lovely sea-green Malachite on matrix with soft turquoise blue Aurichalcite, lustrous colourless Hemimorphite on matrix 4.8 x 2.9 x 2.2 cm.  $15.00

Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

98013
MALACHITE
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia One only of this "fabulous" 3.5 x 3.5 x 3.0 cm piece with very fine highly lustrous silky acicular dark hunter green Malachite with wonderful lustrous dark brownish-orange Cerussite. $50.00

Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

98503
METAMUNIRITE

Burro Mine (C-SR-13 Mesa), Slick Rock District, San Miguel County, Colorado, USA Type locality! One only - A fine piece with very rich coverage of colourless to pale yellow crystals covering matrix. 4.2 x 3.0 cm.   $205.00

NaVO3

98009
MIMETITE

 
Santa Eulalia District, Municipio de Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico One only of this very pretty 3.5 x 2.4 x 2.5 cm piece of highly lustrous bright silky orange-brown crystals and fans forming matrix. A very, very fine piece! $20.00

Pb5(AsO4)3Cl

98506
MIMETITE

Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico One only - A very fine piece with highly lustrous stubby to pseudo-octahedra yellowish-green crystals on matrix 6.5 x 4.5 cm $25.00

Pb5(AsO4)3Cl

98511
MIMETITE

 
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia One only - A very fine piece with groups of lustrous silky pale yellow crystals scattered on matrix 7.0 x 5.5 x 3.4cm. $30.00

Pb5(AsO4)3Cl

98518
MOTTRAMITE

 
Whale Mine, Goodsprings District, Clark County, Nevada, USA One only - A very fine piece with rich coverage of highly lustrous dark brown to black crystals on matrix 6.0 x 6.0 cm.   $15.00

PbCu(VO4)(OH)

98007
OLIVENITE

 

Gold Hill Mine, Gold Hill, Gold Hill District (Clifton District), Deep Creek Mts, Tooele County, Utah, USA One only - An extremely fine example of this species as lustrous light to dark olive green crystals of various habits on matrix 4.8 x 2.8 cm.   $15.00

Cu2(AsO4)(OH)

98017
ORTHOCLASE

 
Seula mine (ex Montecatini quarry), Mount Camoscio, Oltrefiume, Baveno, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy One only - A very fine group of very pale pink to opaque white stacks of Orthoclase with Zinnwaldite, Epidote, Prehnite, Pumpellyite-(Fe2+) etc forming a matrix 6.0 x 3.5 x 4.0cm $35.00

K(AlSi3O8

98508
PASCOITE
Burro Mine (C-SR-13 Mesa), Slick Rock District, San Miguel County, Colorado, USA One only - Nice coverage of pale yellow to deep orange spherules on matrix 3.6 x 2.1 cm with minor Metamunirite.   $15.00

Ca3(V10O28)·17H2O

98012
POLYMIGNITE

Håkestad Quarry, Håkestad, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway One only of this rare but aesthetically challenged pieces as semi-lustrous 2.0 x 2.0 cm black platy prismatic crystal mass on matrix 4.3 x 3.0 cm $25.00

(Ca,Fe,Y,Th)(Nb,Ti,Ta,Zr)O4

98036
PYRITE  
AB
 
Rico Argentine Mine, Silver Creek, Rico District (Pioneer District), Dolores Co., Colorado, USA Two only - A very fine piece with lustrous brassy tetrahedra Pyrite crystals on matrix A) 7.5 x 5.5 cm $20.00; B) 7.2 x 4.8 x 3.9 cm with lovely sprays of soft white Calcite crystals -a very pretty piece! $30.00

FeS2

98517
PYRITE  

 
Sweetwater Mine, Ellington, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds County, Missouri, USA One only of this very fine piece from the wonderful locale! Bright brassy tetrahedra Pyrite richly covering pale pink to white rhombs of Dolomite on matrix 7.1 x 3.5 c 3.0 cm. $25.00

FeS2

98531
PYRITE  

 
Naica Mine, Naica, Municipio de Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico One only of this very fine piece with highly lustrous brassy yellow pyrite cubes forming matrix 4.3 x 3.0 c 2.0 cm with chalky white Calcite variety Iceland Spar (?) and very fine lustrous black Sphalerite. $30.00

FeS2

98533
PYROBELONITE
Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Reppia, Graveglia Valley, Ne, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy One only of this rarity as lustrous rather crude dark brown to black crystals on matrix 4.2 x 4.0 x 2.0 cm. $30.00

PbMn2+(VO4)(OH)

98031
PYROLUSITE
AB
 
Powells Fort Mine, Woodstock, Little Fort Valley, Shenandoah County, Virginia, USA Two only of these very fine piece with rich coverage of highly lustrous thin tabular silvery-black crystals on Oriskany Sandstone matrix A)4.5 x 3.0 cm; B) 5.4 x 2.0cm.  $25.00

FeS2

98034
PYROXMANGITE

Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Reppia, Graveglia Valley, Ne, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy One only - A very fine piece with "feather-like" lustrous pale pink and pale orange columnar crystals covering both side of matrix 4.5 x 4.8 x 1.5 cm. An extremely fine small cabinet piece!!! $40.00

MnSiO3

98512
QUARTZ
Piedras Verde Mine, Piedras Verde, Municipio de Urique, Chihuahua, Mexico One only - A pretty piece with Quartz phantom dotted with Pyrite, Acanthite, and Quartz variety Amethyst on matrix 4.0 x 4.5 cm.   $20.00  

SiO2

98505
QUARTZ variety AMETHYST
AB 

CD

Cerro De La Concordia, Piedra Parada, Municipio de Tatatila, Veracruz, Mexico Four only of these very fine pieces! Highly lustrous gemmy very pale transparent lilac Amethyst from this wonderful locale with Laumontite on matrix - A) 6.0 x 5.7 cm; B) 7.0 x 4.0 cm; C) 7.0 x 6.0 cm; D) 6.0 x 6.0 cm $25.00  

SiO2

98510
QUARTZ, HEULANDITE-Ca
A   B 
 
SA Canyon (Grapevine Campground), Gila Hot Springs, Alum Mountain District (Alum District), Grant Co., New Mexico, USA Two  only - Pretty pieces with highly lustrous water-clear Quartz crystals groupings in a partial "egg" with very fine almost iridescent Heulandite-Ca on matrix A) 4.7 x 2.8 cm; B) 5.0 x 2.0 cm $15.00

SiO2  / (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72·26H2O

98004
QUARTZ, PYRITE
Sweetwater Mine, Ellington, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds County, Missouri, USA One only of this very fine combination piece with groups of highly lustrous "gemmy" Quartz on Pyrite matrix. A beautiful piece! $30.00    

SiO2  / FeS2

98502
RHODOCHROSITE
Santa Eulalia District, Municipio de Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico One only - A very fine piece with 4.0 x 2.0 cm coverage of beautiful highly lustrous pale pink spherules dotted with superb colourless doubly-terminated Quartz crystals on matrix 6.2 x 5.0 x 4.0 cm. $25.00

MnCO3

98509
STELLERITE
Vulcan Materials Company Crushed Stone Quarry, Manassas, Prince William County, Virginia, USA One only of this extremely fine piece as "5" very fine highly lustrous vitreous yellow-orange spheres on matrix 3.5 x 3.5 cm.    $15.00

Ca4(Si28Al8)O72·28H2O

98025
STILPNOMELANE
Wesley Hills, Town of Ramapo, Rockland County, New York, USA One only - Highly lustrous dark orangey-brown crystal groups on matrix 6.0 x 2.3 x 2.2 cm.   $15.00

(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36·nH2O

98532
TINZENITE  

 
Molinello Mine, Graveglia Valley, Ne, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy One only - A fine combination piece with lustrous wafer thin perfect "orange-ice" Tinzenite with highly lustrous water-clear Quartz on matrix 5.5 x 3.0 cm.    $30.00

Ca2Mn2+4Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2

98033
TOPAZ
East Grants Ridge, Cibola County, New Mexico, USA One only - A fine piece with lustrous pinkish-beige to colourless Topaz crystals on matrix 5.0 x 3.0 x 2.2 cm.    $12.00

Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2

98014
TRIPHYLITE
Norrö Mica Quarry, Norrö, Nynäshamn, Södermanland, Sweden One only of this aesthetically challenged piece with 2.5 x 1.5 cm area of dull black Triphylite with a darker rim of 'Ferroalluaudite-NaNa' on matrix 5.0 x 3.0 cm with very fine honey-brown Muscovite.   $20.00

LiFe2+PO4

98035
VANADINITE  
AB

 
Thunderbird Mine, Tucson Wash, Mammoth, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona, USA Two only as highly lustrous deep orange crystals on matrix. A) 6.5 x 3.5cm; B) 5.8 x 3.5cm  $15.00

Pb5(VO4)3Cl

98000
VANADINITE  

 
San Carlos Mine (Apex mine), San Carlos, Municipio de Manuel Benavides, Chihuahua, Mexico One only - A very fine 5.0 x 4.0 x 3.1 cm Calcite matrix richly covered with 1.0mm reddish-orange Vanadinite crystals.  $15.00

Pb5(VO4)3Cl

98001
VANADINITE  
AB 

CD
 

Puzzler Mine, Adams Mine group, Kofa Game Range, Castle Dome District, Castle Dome Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA Four only of these very fine pieces with rich coverage of golden light to dark sandy beige crystals of various size on matrix A)3.6 x 2.5 cm; B) 5.1 x 3.3 cm; C) 4.5 x 2.0 cm; D)4.0 x 3.1 cm.   $15.00

Pb5(VO4)3Cl

98008
VANADINITE  

 
Gallagher Vanadium & Rare Minerals Corporation Mine, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise County, Arizona, USA One only - A fine piece with lustrous creamy-beige stubby to fan-like crystals on matrix 4.0 x 4.2 x 4.0 cm.   $15.00

Pb5(VO4)3Cl

98018
VANADINITE variety ARSENATIAN VANADINITE  
AB 
 
Chalk Mountain Mine, Chalk Mountain District, Churchill County, Nevada, USA Two only of these very fine matrix pieces with rich coverage of highly lustrous silvery-brown "rice-shaped" Vanadinite on matrix A) 6.6 x 2.3cm; B) 4.8 x 2.5cm   $20.00

Pb5(VO4)3Cl

98002
WAVELLITE
Willard Mine, Willard District, Humboldt Range, Pershing Co., Nevada, USA One only of this extremely fine 7.2 x 5.2 x 3.75 cm piece with rich coverage of lustrous silky white Wavellite interspersed with lustrous dark brick red Goethite.  $30.00

Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3·5H2O

98019
WAVELLITE
Tom's quarry, Kapunda, North Mt Lofty Ranges, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia One only - An amazingly beautiful piece with rich coverage 3.5 x 3.5 cm of greyish-white to white silky acicular spheres on matrix 5.5 x 4.0 cm.  $25.00

Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3·5H2O

98038
WULFENITE

79 Mine, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila County, Arizona, USA One only - A striking piece with very fine highly lustrous translucent pale creamy orange to transparent bright orange tabular crystals on a dark matrix 7.5 x 4.7 cm $40.00

Pb(MoO4)

98528
WULFENITE

Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico One only - A very fine piece with highly lustrous light beige-orange crystals richly covering matrix with dark olive green Pyromorphite on matrix 9.0 x 4.5 x 2.0 cm $30.00

Pb(MoO4)

98530

     
 

 

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