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TU23 - Shattuckite after Dioptase after Calcite $ 450 SOLD
Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Democratic Republic of Congo
small cabinet - 6 x 4 x 3 cm


Shattuckite after Dioptase after Calcite from Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Democratic Republic of Congo [db_pics/pics/tu23a.jpg] Shattuckite after Dioptase after Calcite from Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Democratic Republic of Congo [db_pics/pics/tu23b.jpg] Shattuckite after Dioptase after Calcite from Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Democratic Republic of Congo [db_pics/pics/tu23c.jpg] Shattuckite after Dioptase after Calcite from Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Democratic Republic of Congo [db_pics/pics/tu23d.jpg]

Solid mass of blue Shattuckite with minor Dioptase and Chrysocolla. Top edges have the rare double psuedomorph of Shattuckite after Dioptase after Calcite. Good clusters to the left and right with a perfect upright crystal in center. From the spring of 2011 find. Rare and from a limited find.


US141 - Selenite $ 150 SOLD
Red River Floodway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
small cabinet - 8.0 x 7 x 6 cm


Selenite from Red River Floodway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada [db_pics/pics/us141a.jpg] Selenite from Red River Floodway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada [db_pics/pics/us141b.jpg]

Spherical mass of yellow Selenite crystals with two larger 'duck-bill' twins rising off the sphere. Gemmy twins of good color.


US142 - Fluorite on Celestite $ 125 SOLD
Clay Center, Ohio
miniature - 4.0 x 3.0 x 2.5 cm


Fluorite on Celestite from Clay Center, Ohio [db_pics/pics/us142a.jpg] Fluorite on Celestite from Clay Center, Ohio [db_pics/pics/us142b.jpg]

Fine quality Fluorite crystal attached to Celestite. The Fluorite has great luster and is color-zoned.


US144 - Gold $ 325 SOLD
Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada
thumbnail - 2 x 2 x 1 cm


Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/us144a.jpg] Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/us144b.jpg] Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/us144c.jpg] Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/us144d.jpg]

Floater specimen of Gold with great color. Of all the Round Mountain forms of Gold, my favorites are those such as this specimen that are a combination of bright foil-like leaf Gold that flair out on the edges into big crystals. Weighs 2.4 grams and was mined in 2006.


US145 - Gold $ 380 SOLD
Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada
thumbnail - 2.3 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm


Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/us145a.jpg] Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/us145b.jpg] Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/us145c.jpg]

Bright specimen of Gold that exhibits forms of both foil-like leaf Gold and crystallized Gold. Weighs 2.8 grams and was mined in 2006.


US146 - Quartz $ 90 SOLD
Petersen Mountain, Nevada
cabinet - 13.2 x 4 x 0.8 cm


Quartz from Petersen Mountain, Nevada [db_pics/pics/us146a.jpg] Quartz from Petersen Mountain, Nevada [db_pics/pics/us146b.jpg] Quartz from Petersen Mountain, Nevada [db_pics/pics/us146c.jpg]

Flaoter crystal of tabular Quartz. Crystallized all around and undamaged. Very neat Quartz specimen.


IN100 - Celedonite in Scolecite with Huelandite $ 250 SOLD
Nasik, India
small cabinet - 8 x 5 x 3 cm


Celedonite in Scolecite with Huelandite from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/in100a.jpg] Celedonite in Scolecite with Huelandite from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/in100b.jpg]

Uncommon Zeolite specimen with green sprays of Scolecite colored green by Celedonite. Basalt vug also lined by Calcite, Huelandite, and Apophyllite.


IN101 - Stilbite $ 150 SOLD
Nasik, India
thumbnail - 3.1 x 2.5 x 1.7 cm


Stilbite from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/in101a.jpg] Stilbite from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/in101b.jpg] Stilbite from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/in101c.jpg]

Pearly white Stilbite in a perfect 'bow-tie' formation. Undamaged flaoter.


IN103 - Apophyllite with Stilbite $ 100 SOLD
Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India
small cabinet - 9 x 5.5 x 5.5 cm


Apophyllite with Stilbite from Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India [db_pics/pics/in103a.jpg] Apophyllite with Stilbite from Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India [db_pics/pics/in103b.jpg] Apophyllite with Stilbite from Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India [db_pics/pics/in103c.jpg]

Peach colored Stilbite with water-clear Apophyllite crystals.


AF446 - Amethyst with Lepidocrocite $ 75 SOLD
Brandberg, Namibia
miniature - 4.4 x 1.2 x 1.1 cm


Amethyst with Lepidocrocite from Brandberg, Namibia [db_pics/pics/af446a.jpg] Amethyst with Lepidocrocite from Brandberg, Namibia [db_pics/pics/af446b.jpg]

Single Amethyst crystal with multiple purple phantoms. Just under the surface of the termination are bright red inclusions of Lepidocrocite. One small ding (seen in right photo, about 2/3 the way down on right edge), otherwise perfect.


AF447 - Azurite $ 235 SOLD
Bou Bekker Mine, Touissit, Morocco
miniature - 4.5 x 2.5 x 1.7 cm


Azurite from Bou Bekker Mine, Touissit, Morocco [db_pics/pics/af447a.jpg] Azurite from Bou Bekker Mine, Touissit, Morocco [db_pics/pics/af447b.jpg] Azurite from Bou Bekker Mine, Touissit, Morocco [db_pics/pics/af447c.jpg]

Tall, columnar formation of Azurite crystals with smaller crystals near the base. Complete all around and undamaged.



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