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B640 - Beryl on Schorl $ 350 SOLD
Erongo Mountains, Namibia
small cabinet - 9 x 6 x 4 cm


Beryl on Schorl from Erongo Mountains, Namibia [db_pics/pics/b640a.jpg] Beryl on Schorl from Erongo Mountains, Namibia [db_pics/pics/b640b.jpg] Beryl on Schorl from Erongo Mountains, Namibia [db_pics/pics/b640c.jpg]

Spikey cluster of unusual bi-colored Beryl crystals on fibrous black Schorl. The Beryl crystals reach 3cm long and have distinct greenish tips.


B642 - Tourmaline $ 950
Kunar Prov., Afghanistan
small cabinet - 6 x 0.6 x 0.6 cm


Tourmaline from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b642a.jpg] Tourmaline from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b642b.jpg] Tourmaline from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b642c.jpg] Tourmaline from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b642d.jpg]

Complete and undamaged side by side Tourmaline crystals with great transparency their entire length. Undamaged with fine, deep blue color.


B643 - Tourmaline $ 250 SOLD
Mawi, Nuristan, Laghman Province, Afghanistan
small cabinet - 5.7 x 0.7 x 0.6 cm


Tourmaline from Mawi, Nuristan, Laghman Province, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b643a.jpg] Tourmaline from Mawi, Nuristan, Laghman Province, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b643b.jpg] Tourmaline from Mawi, Nuristan, Laghman Province, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b643c.jpg]

Complete and undamaged pastel green Tourmaline crystal. Gemmy, tapering crystal that is double-terminated.


B644 - Chrysoberyl $ 200 SOLD
Madagascar
thumbnail - 1.5 x 0.9 x 0.3 cm


Chrysoberyl from Madagascar [db_pics/pics/b644a.jpg] Chrysoberyl from Madagascar [db_pics/pics/b644b.jpg] Chrysoberyl from Madagascar [db_pics/pics/b644c.jpg] Chrysoberyl from Madagascar [db_pics/pics/b644d.jpg] Chrysoberyl from Madagascar [db_pics/pics/b644e.jpg]

Set of 3 fine twinned Chrysoberyl crystals. A 1.3 cm diamond shaped crystal, very fine and gemmy (love it!!); a 1cm V-twin; and a 1.5cm gemmy partial crystal. Comes with an old Scott Williams label describing them as 'choice'.


B645 - Sulfur $ 150 SOLD
San Felipe, Baja California, Mexico
thumbnail - 2 x 2 x 1 cm


Sulfur from San Felipe, Baja California, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b645a.jpg] Sulfur from San Felipe, Baja California, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b645b.jpg]

A large single crystal of Sulfur complete all around. Having lived in San Diego and travelled alot in Baja, I have an affinity for it's minerals, this being the best single sulfur crystal I've seen from there. Makes a great thumbnail for a Baja collection.


B648 - Copper $ 350
Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
miniature - 4.3 x 1 x 1 cm


Copper from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia [db_pics/pics/b648a.jpg] Copper from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia [db_pics/pics/b648b.jpg] Copper from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia [db_pics/pics/b648c.jpg] Copper from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia [db_pics/pics/b648d.jpg]

Cluser of Copper crystals with a large spinel twin of 3cm forming the base for additional smaller crystals. Good patina and in excellent condition.


B649 - Ludlamite $ 480 SOLD
Santa Eulalia, Mexico
thumbnail - 2.5 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm


Ludlamite from Santa Eulalia, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b649a.jpg] Ludlamite from Santa Eulalia, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b649b.jpg] Ludlamite from Santa Eulalia, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b649c.jpg]

Double terminated cluster of shimmering green Ludlamite on matrix. Ex. F. John Barlow collection.


B652 - Crocoite $ 350 SOLD
Red Lead Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia
miniature - 3.5 x 1.0 x 0.3 cm


Crocoite from Red Lead Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia [db_pics/pics/b652a.jpg] Crocoite from Red Lead Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia [db_pics/pics/b652b.jpg]

Two crystals of Crocoite of gemmy, deep red color. This is old material, likely from the 1970s. Not your typical hollow, orange Crocoite - solid and gemmy with great red color.


B653 - Crocoite $ 350 SOLD
Red Lead Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia
miniature - 3.7 x 1.0 x 0.3 cm


Crocoite from Red Lead Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia [db_pics/pics/b653a.jpg] Crocoite from Red Lead Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia [db_pics/pics/b653b.jpg]

Single well terminated Crocoite crystal of gemmy, deep red color. This is old material, likely from the 1970s. Not your typical hollow, orange Crocoite - solid and gemmy with great red color.


B654 - Ruby $ 300 SOLD
Jegdalek, Saroby, Afghanistan
small cabinet - 7.5 x 4.5 x 3 cm


Ruby from Jegdalek, Saroby, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b654a.jpg] Ruby from Jegdalek, Saroby, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b654b.jpg] Ruby from Jegdalek, Saroby, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b654c.jpg]

SHARP 1.2 cm Ruby crystal in marble matrix. The ruby has deep color and in combination with the blue/grey marble makes for an eye pleasing color combo.



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