Selected Specimens

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NA945 - Adamite $ 250
Mina Oujela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
small cabinet - 6.5 x 5 x 2 cm


Adamite from Mina Oujela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico [db_pics/pics/na945a.jpg] Adamite from Mina Oujela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico [db_pics/pics/na945b.jpg]

Unusual Adamite with long individual crystals to 1.5 cm, 6.5 x 5 x 2 cm. Not your typical Adamite - rather than hemispherical masses, this one has jackstraw arrangement of long crystals. A good one for a Mapimi collector.


NA907 - Grossular $ 300
Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada
thumbnail - 1.7 x 1.5 x 1.2 cm


Grossular from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada [db_pics/pics/na907a.jpg] Grossular from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada [db_pics/pics/na907b.jpg]

Rare large, clear Grossular garnets to 1 cm wide. Slightly yellow at the transparent corners, 1.7 x 1.5 x 1.2 cm. These white/clear crystals were always rare and now even more so since the mine is closed.


NA107 - Epidote with Quartz $ 375
Green Monster Mine, Prince of Wales Island, Alaska
miniature - 4 x 2 x 1.3 cm


Epidote with Quartz from Green Monster Mine, Prince of Wales Island, Alaska [db_pics/pics/na107c.jpg] Epidote with Quartz from Green Monster Mine, Prince of Wales Island, Alaska [db_pics/pics/na107d.jpg] Epidote with Quartz from Green Monster Mine, Prince of Wales Island, Alaska [db_pics/pics/na107e.jpg]

Fine specimen of thick Epidote crystals with Quartz from the classic locality. Main crystal is 4 x 2 x 1.3 cm in size. No damage to this specimen, I can't tell which view is best, good all around. Mounted on a lucite stand, 5 x 4 x 2.5 cm.


NA297 - Pyromorphite $ 950
Bunker Hill Mine, Kellogg, Idaho
miniature - 3.4 x 3.1 x 2.4 cm


Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, Kellogg, Idaho [db_pics/pics/na297a.jpg] Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, Kellogg, Idaho [db_pics/pics/na297b.jpg] Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, Kellogg, Idaho [db_pics/pics/na297c.jpg]

Curved yellow Pyromorphite crystals on matrix. Excellent piece, old Kristalle label, size 3.4 x 3.1 x 2.4 cm.


NA127 - Acanthite $ 380
Guanajuato, Mexico
thumbnail - 3.1 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm


Acanthite from Guanajuato, Mexico [db_pics/pics/na127a.jpg] Acanthite from Guanajuato, Mexico [db_pics/pics/na127b.jpg] Acanthite from Guanajuato, Mexico [db_pics/pics/na127c.jpg]

Fine thumbnail acanthite with mulitple crystals culminating in a large, sharp 1.5cm cubic crystal at the tip. Better in person, 3.1 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm.


NA554 - Neptunite $ 250
Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California
small cabinet - 6.5 x 4 x 3 cm


Neptunite from Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na554a.jpg] Neptunite from Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na554b.jpg] Neptunite from Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na554c.jpg]

Pair of Neptunite crystals to 3 cm, 6.5 x 4 x 3 cm.


SA451 - Tourmaline, Lepidolite, Quartz $ 360
Mina da Ponte, Aracuai, Mnas Gerais, Brazil
miniature - 4 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm


Tourmaline, Lepidolite, Quartz from Mina da Ponte, Aracuai, Mnas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/pics/sa451a.jpg] Tourmaline, Lepidolite, Quartz from Mina da Ponte, Aracuai, Mnas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/pics/sa451b.jpg] Tourmaline, Lepidolite, Quartz from Mina da Ponte, Aracuai, Mnas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/pics/sa451c.jpg]

Clear Quartz crystal partially enclosing what was once a green Tourmaline crystal. The Tourmaline within the Quartz remains complete, however where it exits the Quartz (on top and along the backside), it has altered to a rectangular stack of Lepidolite crystals. Two small dings on the Quartz. Really neat and interesting specimen, 4 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm.


SA557 - Rhodochrosite $ 260
Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Prov., Peru
miniature - 3.7 x 2 x 2 cm


Rhodochrosite from Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Prov., Peru [db_pics/pics/sa557a.jpg] Rhodochrosite from Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Prov., Peru [db_pics/pics/sa557b.jpg]

Perfect single gem red scalenohedral Rhodochrosite crystal, 1cm, 3.7 x 2 x 2 cm.


WP19 - Chalcocite $ 320
Levant Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall, England
thumbnail - 2 x 1.6 x 0.9 cm
ex.  Dr. Wolfgang Pohl


Chalcocite from Levant Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall, England [db_pics/pics/wp19a.jpg] Chalcocite from Levant Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall, England [db_pics/pics/wp19b.jpg] Chalcocite from Levant Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall, England [db_pics/pics/wp19c.jpg]

Superb thumbnail of a twin Chalcocite crystal. The small cluster of crystal broke off the main and has now been repaired and the price has been halved. Comes with old Richard Barstow label. Ex. Wolfgang Pohl collection, 2 x 1.6 x 0.9 cm.


E543 - Acanthite $ 600
Freiberg, Saxony, Germany
miniature - 3.4 x 3.2 x 2.2 cm


Acanthite from Freiberg, Saxony, Germany [db_pics/pics/e543a.jpg] Acanthite from Freiberg, Saxony, Germany [db_pics/pics/e543b.jpg] Acanthite from Freiberg, Saxony, Germany [db_pics/pics/e543c.jpg] Acanthite from Freiberg, Saxony, Germany [db_pics/pics/e543d.jpg]

Well formed Acanthite crystal to 1.4cm in a cluster. Older specimen with a Mark Rogers label, 3.4 x 3.2 x 2.2 cm.


E548 - Kammererite with Calcite $ 245
Kop Dalgari, East Anatolia, Turkey
small cabinet - 7 x 5 x 1.8 cm


Kammererite with Calcite from Kop Dalgari, East Anatolia, Turkey [db_pics/pics/e548a.jpg] Kammererite with Calcite from Kop Dalgari, East Anatolia, Turkey [db_pics/pics/e548b.jpg]

Purple Kammererite crystals to 5mm associated with clear Calcite crystals, unusual hard to find specimen, 7 x 5 x 1.8 cm.


E524 - Anapaite in fossil bivalve $ 220
Kertch, Crimea, Ukraine
small cabinet - 5.5 x 4.5 x 3 cm


Anapaite in fossil bivalve from Kertch, Crimea, Ukraine [db_pics/pics/e524a.jpg] Anapaite in fossil bivalve from Kertch, Crimea, Ukraine [db_pics/pics/e524b.jpg]

Two exceptionally fine Anapaite crystals which formed in a 2.3cm wide fossil bivalve, size 5.5 x 4.5 x 3 cm.


E568 - Sulfur on Aragonite $ 725
Sicily, Italy
small cabinet - 6 x 5 x 4.5 cm


Sulfur on Aragonite from Sicily, Italy [db_pics/pics/e568a.jpg] Sulfur on Aragonite from Sicily, Italy [db_pics/pics/e568b.jpg] Sulfur on Aragonite from Sicily, Italy [db_pics/pics/e568c.jpg]

Large 2.4cm Sulfur crystal well centered on a pair of Aragonite covered points. Main crystal is undamaged, some areas have the Aragonite growing over the Sulfur. From a ecently released collection. Size 6 x 5 x 4.5 cm.


A609 - Fluorite, Arsenopyrite, Dolomite $ 200
Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China
small cabinet - 5.2 x 4.5 x 4 cm


Fluorite, Arsenopyrite, Dolomite from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/a609a.jpg] Fluorite, Arsenopyrite, Dolomite from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/a609b.jpg] Fluorite, Arsenopyrite, Dolomite from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/a609c.jpg]

Fine, near floater grouping of light purple Fluorite cubes, Arsenopyrite in and interlocking 4cm cluster, pearlescent pink Dolomite that wraps all around the backside, and Muscovite, size 5.2 x 4.5 x 4 cm.


A174 - Ferberite $ 250
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Hunan, China
small cabinet - 5.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm


Ferberite from Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/a174a.jpg] Ferberite from Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/a174b.jpg] Ferberite from Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/a174c.jpg]

Large, fine single Ferberite crystal. A very good example of a mineral that is somewhat common now, however will soon will be a classic, ranking as the worlds best, size 5.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm.



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