January 11, 2018

 

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PHARMACOSIDERITE
Northumberland Mine, Northumberland District, Nye County, Nevada, USA One only -  Very fine pin-mounts - Sharp vitreous pale yellow crystals on matrix. $10.00

KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4·6-7H2O    

9307
'PHILLIPSITE'

AB
Limberg Quarries, Sasbach, Kaiserstuhl, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Two only - Clusters of very tiny colourless crystals on matrix. $12.00 9522
PYROMORPHITE

AD

Broken Hill, Yancowinna County, New South Wales, Australia One two remaining! - Very, very pretty little pin-mounts with sharp glassy greenish-yellow crystals on Goethite. $10.00  

Pb5(PO4)3Cl
     
 

9530
PYROMORPHITE
San Valentín Mine, Sancti Spiritu, Sierra Minera de Cartagena-La Unión, La Unión, Murcia, Spain One only -  Very fine pale yellowish-green prismatic crystals on matrix. $10.00

Pb5(PO4)3Cl

9531
RHODOCHROSITE
Sweet Home Mine, Mount Bross, Alma District, Park Co., Colorado, USA One only of this "superb" Colorado classic - A pin-mounted glassy pink crystals with quartz crystals. $12.00

MnCO3

9535
RUTILE on HEMATITE

 
Cavradi gorge, Curnera Valley, Tujetsch, Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun, Switzerland One only - Lustrous hexagonal platy crystals of Hematite on a cream Feldspar and Quartz matrix with epitaxial overgrowth of red Rutile crystals aligned in the direction of the Hematite growth.   $10.00 9537
SPHALERITE / CALCITE
AB  
               
St. Joe No. 3 Mine, Balmat, Balmat-Edwards Zinc District, St. Lawrence Co., New York, USA Three only -Extremely fine pieces with highly lustrous silvery pale yellow crystal clusters with calcite on matrix. $8.00; 1 x $10.00   

ZnS

9557
SPHALERITE

 
LaFarge Corp. Quarry (Frontier Quarry; Frontier Dolomite Products Quarry), Lockport, Niagara Co., New York, USA One only - A highly lustrous golden yellow single modified crystal off matrix.  $10.00   

ZnS

9558
SPHALERITE
Gortdrum Mine, Monard, County Tipperary, Ireland One only - Lustrous vitreous yellowish crystal on matrix.   $12.00

ZnS

9560
STRONTIANITE
Oberdorf an der Laming, Laming Valley, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria One only - Rich coverage of white to colourless crystals on matrix.  $10.00   

SrCO3

9563
SULPHUR
Red Bird Mine, Antelope Springs District, Pershing County, Nevada, USA One only - Colourless glassy rounded crystal(s) on matrix. $8.00

S

9326
'THOMSONITE'
Very fine piece but unfortunately after three tries the picture did not transfer over.
 
Highway 30 road cut, Goble Creek, Goble, Columbia Co., Oregon, USA One only – Small stacks of grey-white tabular crystals. $8.00 9334
TOPAZ

 
San Antonio Mine, East Camp, Santa Eulalia District, Municipio de Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico One only – A very fine highly lustrous colourless transparent prismatic 8.0mm crystal off matrix. $12.00

Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2

9568
VANADINITE

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Rowley Mine, Theba, Painted Rock District, Painted Rock Mountains, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA Wonderful pieces from this classic locale! Very fine pieces with stubby to elongated prismatic crystals of various colours (bright orange, brownish-red, reddish-orange) on matrix. $12.00

Pb5(VO4)3Cl

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9573
VANADINITE

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Adeghoual, Mibladen Mining District, Midelt, Khénifra Province, Meknès-Tafilalet Region, Morocco Two only of these "superb" pieces! Bright orange highly lustrous vitreous crystals on +/- white Baryte.    $12.00

Pb5(VO4)3Cl
     
        

       
 

9574
WAVELLITE

 
Willard Mine, Willard District, Humboldt Range, Pershing County, Nevada, USA One only of this fine piece - Rich coverage of stubby colourless glassy crystals. $8.00

Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3·5H2O

9336
WAVELLITE

 
Tom's quarry, Kapunda, North Mount Lofty Ranges, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia Unusual piece - One only - Glassy acicular crystals with Leucophanite. $10.00 

Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3·5H2O

9337
WILLEMITE 

 
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia One only -  A pretty piece with very sharp lustrous colourless crystals on matrix with Duftite and Smithsonite.  $12.00

Zn2SiO4

9576
WULFENITE

 
Stevenson-Bennett Mine (Stephenson-Bennett Mine), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA One only - Glassy to dull yellow thick tabular crystals on matrix. $8.00  

Pb(MoO4)

9341
WULFENITE

 
Old Yuma Mine (Yuma Mine), Saguaro National Monument, Amole District, Tucson Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA One only - A pretty little piece with highly lustrous vitreous yellowish crystals on matrix.  $10.00

Pb(MoO4)

9578
WULFENITE

 
Glove Mine, Glove Mine group, Devil's Cash Box ridge, Amado, Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall District, Santa Rita Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA One only - A pretty piece with a lustrous translucent flattened tabular light grayish-yellow crystal on matrix. $10.00

Pb(MoO4)

9580
WULFENITE

 

Purple Passion Mine, Red Picacho District, Wickenburg area, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA Three only -  A most unusual habit as elongate tapering prismatic to almost acicular (Strunzite-like) yellow-cream crystal sprays in matrix. $10.00

Pb(MoO4)

9581
WULFENITE
  
 
Lill Mine, Černojamské deposit, Březové Hory ore region, Příbram, Central Bohemia Region, Bohemia, Czech Republic One only - Unusual habit as thin tabular crystals in a vug in matrix.     $10.00

Pb(MoO4)

9583
ZIRCON with QUARTZ
Malosa Mine, Mount Malosa, Zomba District, Malawi One only - Orangey-brown crystals on matrix. $8.00 9348
       
 

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