USA Minerals

A fun suite of minerals from both well known and obscure USA localities


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T809 - Quartz after Barite $ 180
Colorado, USA
cabinet - 11 x 10 x 4 cm


Quartz after Barite from Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/t809a.jpg] Quartz after Barite from Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/t809b.jpg] Quartz after Barite from Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/t809c.jpg] Quartz after Barite from Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/t809d.jpg] Quartz after Barite from Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/t809e.jpg] Quartz after Barite from Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/t809f.jpg]

Quartz crystals cast after a large Barite crystal.


T810 - Copper $ 250
Santa Rita Mine, New Mexico, USA
cabinet - 11.8 x 6 x 1 cm


Copper from Santa Rita Mine, New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t810a.jpg] Copper from Santa Rita Mine, New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t810b.jpg] Copper from Santa Rita Mine, New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t810c.jpg] Copper from Santa Rita Mine, New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t810d.jpg]

Flattened cluster of elongated Copper crystals with a good red patina. Good on both sides.


T811 - Copper $ 300
Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
cabinet - 9.5 x 8 x 5.5 cm


Copper from Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t811a.jpg] Copper from Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t811b.jpg] Copper from Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t811c.jpg] Copper from Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t811d.jpg]

Thick, heavy mass of Copper crystals. Nothing but crystal all around that get larger as they grade towards the top surface. Bisbee Copper specimens are fairly uncommon.


T812 - Wulfenite $ 150
Rowley Mine, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
thumbnail - 1.7 x 1.2 x 0.5 cm


Wulfenite from Rowley Mine, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t812a.jpg] Wulfenite from Rowley Mine, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t812b.jpg] Wulfenite from Rowley Mine, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t812c.jpg]

Small but stunning undamaged gem of a Wulfenite. Great color and luster.


T813 - Muscovite with Rutile $ 90 SOLD
Hiddenite, North Carolina, USA
small cabinet - 8 x 7 x 7 cm


Muscovite with Rutile from Hiddenite, North Carolina, USA [db_pics/pics/t813a.jpg] Muscovite with Rutile from Hiddenite, North Carolina, USA [db_pics/pics/t813b.jpg] Muscovite with Rutile from Hiddenite, North Carolina, USA [db_pics/pics/t813c.jpg]

Undamaged cluster of large Muscovite crystals from the emeral mining area of North Carolina. A floater crystallized all around. There are small red Rutile crystals on one of the Muscovite crystals.


T814 - Rosasite $ 150
Arizona, USA
cabinet - 10 x 8 x 4.5 cm


Rosasite from Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t814a.jpg] Rosasite from Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t814b.jpg] Rosasite from Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t814c.jpg] Rosasite from Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t814d.jpg]

Blue Rosasite lining vugs on both sides of specimen.


T815 - Aragonite $ 150
San Luis Obispo, California, USA
small cabinet - 8 x 8 x 7 cm


Aragonite from San Luis Obispo, California, USA [db_pics/pics/t815a.jpg] Aragonite from San Luis Obispo, California, USA [db_pics/pics/t815b.jpg] Aragonite from San Luis Obispo, California, USA [db_pics/pics/t815c.jpg]

Coral-like formation of Aragonite crystals. The Aragonite grades up from pink at the base to white.


T816 - Strengite, Kidwellite $ 300
Three Oak Gap, Polk Co., Arkansas, USA
small cabinet - 7.5 x 5 x 4 cm


Strengite, Kidwellite from Three Oak Gap, Polk Co., Arkansas, USA [db_pics/pics/t816a.jpg] Strengite, Kidwellite from Three Oak Gap, Polk Co., Arkansas, USA [db_pics/pics/t816b.jpg] Strengite, Kidwellite from Three Oak Gap, Polk Co., Arkansas, USA [db_pics/pics/t816c.jpg]

Colorful specimen with purple Strengite on green Kidwellite with other phosphates Beraunite, Dufrenite, and Cacoxenite. Comes with a Kidwell label!! A Kidwellite from the Kidwell collection.


T817 - Spangolite $ 250
Mex Tex Mine, Bingham, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
small cabinet - 5.8 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm


Spangolite from Mex Tex Mine, Bingham, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t817a.jpg] Spangolite from Mex Tex Mine, Bingham, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t817b.jpg] Spangolite from Mex Tex Mine, Bingham, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t817c.jpg]

Bright blue Spangolite crystals in Quartz lined vugs. Ex. Jeff Lines collection.


T818 - Scheelite $ 350
California, USA
large cabinet - 15.5 x 7 x 6 cm


Scheelite from California, USA [db_pics/pics/t818a.jpg] Scheelite from California, USA [db_pics/pics/t818b.jpg] Scheelite from California, USA [db_pics/pics/t818c.jpg]

A large 6cm Scheelite crystal partially exposed from a Quartz matrix. This came from an old collection and the exact locality is unknown, however this is a huge scheelite from ANY California locality, as most California Scheelite are in the 1-2cm size range.


T819 - Almandine $ 180
Wrangell, Alaska, USA
miniature - 4.5 x 4 x 2.5 cm


Almandine from Wrangell, Alaska, USA [db_pics/pics/t819a.jpg] Almandine from Wrangell, Alaska, USA [db_pics/pics/t819b.jpg] Almandine from Wrangell, Alaska, USA [db_pics/pics/t819c.jpg]

A 2.4cm Almandine garnet in matrix. A large sized garnet for the locality with just one small chip, otherwise perfect.


T820 - Fluorite $ 160 SOLD
Bingham, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
miniature - 5 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm


Fluorite from Bingham, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t820a.jpg] Fluorite from Bingham, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/t820b.jpg]

Translucent green octahedral Fluorite crystal on matrix. The Fluorite is 4cm tip to tip and has a purple phantom just under the surface.


T821 - Calcite $ 75
Borrego Hot Springs, California, USA
small cabinet - 8 x 4.5 x 4 cm


Calcite from Borrego Hot Springs, California, USA [db_pics/pics/t821a.jpg] Calcite from Borrego Hot Springs, California, USA [db_pics/pics/t821b.jpg] Calcite from Borrego Hot Springs, California, USA [db_pics/pics/t821c.jpg]

cluster of Calcite crystals that are alternately transparent and pearly white. An interesting locality piece for a Calcite or California collector.


T822 - Andradite $ 150
Stanley Butte, Arizona, USA
miniature - 4 x 4 x 2.5 cm


Andradite from Stanley Butte, Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t822a.jpg] Andradite from Stanley Butte, Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t822b.jpg] Andradite from Stanley Butte, Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t822c.jpg]

Andradite crystals to over 2cm in size. No matrix, nothing but crystals. One small contact otherwise undamaged.


T823 - Calcite $ 150
Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
small cabinet - 7 x 6 x 3 cm


Calcite from Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t823a.jpg] Calcite from Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t823b.jpg]

A particularly aesthetic example of the stalactitic Calcites from Bisbee with larger transparent crystals growing off the more opaque white stalactites.



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