|This is gallery of a variety of mineral specimens. Apr 2009|
01 - 6henste
SIDERITE pseudomorph after CALCITE on AMETHYST - $150
Turt Mine, Oasului Mountains, Maramures, Romania
6 x 4.5 x 3 cm
Undamaged terminated and probably double terminated Amethyst on a matrix of Pyrite and Siderite. The back half of the Amethyst crystal is covered with undamaged crystals of brown Siderite pseudomorph after Calcite.
02 - 6hljden
SPODUMENE - $125
Newry, Oxford County, Maine
8.5 x 4.5 x 3 cm
Two non-terminated crystals of greenish Spodumene in matrix from Maine.
03 - 7ectggs
ADAMITE - $950
Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
10.5 x 7 x 6.5 cm
Excellent double vug filled with lustrous large yellow Adamite crystals.
04 - 5ikggg
VIVIANITE - $600
Blackbird Mine, Cobalt, Lehmi County, Idaho
9 x 5.5 x 5.5 cm
Matrix specimen with transparent purple Vivianite crystals from an American classic location for Vivianite. ex Gil Griffin collection 20.284. NOTE: SHIPPING MAY NOT BE POSSIBLE.
05 - 5ikggg
SPESSARTINE - $100
Ducktown, Polk County, Tennessee
8 x 4.5 x 2.5 cm
Red brown lustrous Spessartine crystals in a schist matrix. ex Gil Griffin collection 6.178.
06 - 5atdbts
BARYTE - $125
Basin, Jefferson County, Montana
10 x 6.5 x 4.5 cm
Large brown transluscent crystals of Baryte from Montana.
07 - 6hljdig
MANGANITE - $800
Jackson Mine, Marquette, Marquette Iron Range, Marquette County, Michigan
9.5 x 6 x 3 cm
Sharp lustrous black crystals of Manganite from the classic American location for Manganite.
08 - 6hlkmns
DOLOMITE - $400
Binkley and Ober Quarry, East Peterburg, Manheim Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
15 x 9 x 4 cm
Extra large undamaged specimen of curved pink fans of Dolomite crystals. NOTE: Color is most like the bottom photo.
09 - 5atxllr
RHODOCHROSITE cast after CALCITE with ILVAITE - $225
Level 5, Los Remedios Mine, Taxco, Guerrero, Mexico
5.5 x 3 x 2.5 cm
note in with Mexican
Fine cast of Rhodochrosite with micro black Ilvaite on one side.
11 - 1atdlrs
CASSITERITE - $100
Huanuni Mine, near Oruro, Bolivia
5 x 4 x 1.5 cm
Sharp black lustrous Cassiterite crystals. They are richly included by the red Hematite.
12 - 6hlkmns
GOETHITE STALACTITES - $150
Madawaska Mine (Faraday Mine), Bancroft District, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
4 x 1 x .5 cm
Three parallel knobby stalactites of Goethite from the Faraday Mine.
13 - 6hljdns
WULFENITE with MIMETITE - $100
Old Yuma Mine (Yuma Mine), Saguaro National Monument, Amole District, Pima County, Arizona
9.5 x 5 x 4.5 cm
Yellow orange Wulfenite crystals and yellow Mimetite.
15 - 6hljdes
AZURITE on MALACHITE - $175
Bisbee, Warren District, Cochise County, Arizona
8.5 x 8 x 3.5 cm
ex Bideaux Mineral label, ex David F. Hess collection.