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Enargite with Quartz
 Quiruvilca Mine, La Libertad Department
Enargite, a copper-arsenic sulphosalt, forms magnificent specimens at the Quiruvilca mine in Santiago de Chuco
 Cripple Creek, USA
The mere mention of Cripple Creek instantly conjures images of gold, the Wild West, gun-fights and old mining
 Marienschacht Mine, Germany
This fine specimen of dark blackberry-purple Fluorite is from the Marienschacht mine in the Wölsendorf
Topaz with Quartz
 Schneckenstein Cliff, Germany
Schneckenstein Cliff is a famous German Topaz locality on the north-west slope of Kielberg mountain in
Cuprite with Native Copper
 Wheal Gorland, England
This fine small cabinet specimen of Cuprite and Native Copper crystals is from the world-famous Wheal Gorland
Witherite with Fluorite
 Ozark-Mahoning Mine, Illinois
The Ozark-Mahoning mine at Cave-in-Rock, Illinois, USA is known for its fine Fluorite specimens.  Only
Corundum var. Ruby
 Sivec marble quarries, North Macedonia
The ancient Sivec marble quarries on Sivec Mountain in North Macedonia are believed to have begun operations
Azurite with Malachite
 Chessy-les-Mines, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Even if you do not collect French minerals, a specimen of Azurite from Chessy-les-Mines in the
 Levant Mine, England
The old engine houses of the historic Levant mine still stand proudly, high on the spectacular rugged cliffs
Epidote with Quartz
 Green Monster Mountain, USA
Think Green Monster Mountain, think Epidote!  This classic locality on Prince of Wales Island in Alaska,
 Lavrion District Mines, Greece
Aesthetic botryoidal crystals of Smithsonite forming intergrown mamillated druses are a trademark species and
Bournonite with Quartz
 Herodsfoot Mine, England
Bournonite with Quartz from Herodsfoot mine at Lanreath in Cornwall is a true British classic and this
 St. Andreasberg, Germany
Well formed crystals of Fluorapophyllite were scarce even when mining was at its peak in the silver mining
Olivenite with Azurite
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
A remarkably good small miniature of crystallised Olivenite with minor Azurite and likely Gartrellite from the
 Chessy-les-Mines, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
A large thumbnail of deep inky Royal blue azurite forming a compact block of intergrown rhombohedral-shaped
 Cripple Creek, USA
Krennerite is a rare gold-silver telluride which forms acicular and cylindrical crystals of pale metallic
Moschellandsbergite with Calomel
 Landsberg (Moschellandsberg), Rhineland-Palatinate
Landsberg, formerly known as Moschellandsberg, lies within the Rhineland-Palatinate state of Germany and is a
 Ilfeld, Germany
Manganite from its type locality at Ilfeld in Thuringia, Germany, is a world-classic and makes an essential
 Eisleben, Saxony-Anhalt
Maucherite is an extremely rare silver-nickel arsenide and this magnificent, crystallised miniature is from
 Tatabánya, Hungary
Mellite is one of the rare organic minerals which occur in nature, containing benzine salts and the elements
Quartz (Japan Law Twin)
 Washington Camp-Duquesne District, Arizona
The Washington Camp-Duquesne District defines a roughly 5 x 5 km mining area on the southern Arizona border
 Haborshytte ore field, Sweden
Pyrosmalite-(Fe) is an extremely rare complex iron silicate which forms buff to golden-honey hexagonal
 Leadhills-Wanlockhead orefield, UK
Minerals from the world-famous Leadhills-Wanlockhead orefield in southern Scotland are becoming ever harder to
 Bayerland Mine, Bavaria
This attractive cluster of complexly developed Pyrite crystals is from the Bayerland mine in Bavaria, Germany,
Scheelite with Quartz
 Gelbe Birke Mine, Germany
From the Gelbe Birke mine in Saxony, Germany, four octahedral Scheelite crystals nestle among a bed of tiny
Microcline var. Hyalophane
 Zagradski Potok Mine, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Hyalophane is the glassy transparent variety of Microcline Feldspar and this beautiful example is from the
Cerussite with Malachite
 Friedrichssegen Mine, Germany
The Friedrichssegen mine in the German municipality of Frücht worked a Zn-Pb-Cu-Ag deposit, mainly for lead,
 Wolfsberg, Saxony-Anhalt
The mineral Plagionite is an extremely rare lead-antimony sulphosalt and although no specific mine name is
 Pucher Shaft, Germany
For the dedicated systematic collector or anyone with an interest in rare and exotic species, Pucherite is a
Galena (Spinel Law Twin)
 Lüderich Mine, Germany
The Lüderich mine near Altenbrück in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, was probably worked for lead and zinc as
 Phoenix United Mine, Cornwall
The Phoenix United mine at Minions, close to Liskeard in Cornwall, England, is a favourite amongst collectors
 Wolf Mine, Germany
This beautiful specimen provides a rare opportunity to acquire one of Germany’s most iconic mineral species,
 Rosenberg Mine, Germany
This large mine, about 0.5 km north of Braubach, in Bad Ems, Germany, produced several attractive mineral
Magnetite with Fluorapatite and Tremolite
 Malmberget, Sweden
A delightful combination of well crystallised black lustrous Magnetite and buff to gooseberry-green
Malachite on Cuprite on Azurite
 Chessy-les-Mines, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Malachite coating octagonal Cuprite crystals from Chessy-les-Mines at Villefranche in France is one of the
 Ehrenfriedersdorf, Germany
Ehrenfriedersdorf is a town in the district of Erzgebirge in Saxony, Germany and the district surrounding it
Phosgenite in Galena
 Monteponi Mine, Sardinia
A gorgeous tight cluster of transparent gemmy Phosgenite crystals fill a 2.5 x 1.5 cm vug in a matrix of
Köttigite with Gypsum
 Mapimí, Durango
Köttigite is a rare, hydrated zinc arsenate and occurs on this fine miniature as long tabular prismatic
 Schlema-Hartenstein District, Germany
The Schlema-Hartenstein District in Saxony, Germany, is a silver and uranium mining region.  This fine
Acanthite with Nickeline
 Medenec (Kupferberg), Bohemia
This excellent and rare specimen of crystallised Acanthite with Nickeline is from Měděnec in the Ústí nad
 Shaft 366, Saxony
Shaft 366 serviced a section of the Alberoda uranium mining district in Saxony, Germany, although uranium
 Dal'negorsk, Far-Eastern Region
Calcite is ubiquitous throughout the various mineralised deposits within the Dal'negorsk district, within
 Wölsendorf Fluorite Mining District, Bavaria
This pleasing small miniature Fluorite is from the Wölsendorf Fluorite Mining District in Upper Palatinate,
 Medenec (Kupferberg), Bohemia
A rare specimen of crystallised Acanthite from Měděnec in the Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech
 Cínovec/Zinnwald, Saxony & Ústí Region (Bohemia)
A gorgeous thumbnail of domed lustrous black Cassiterite crystals from the famous tin deposit which spans the
 Krásno, Bohemia
A magnificent group of jet-black Cassiterite crystals up to around 3 cm long and forming stellate repeated
  Pribram, Czech Republic
A well developed intergrown cluster of the rare silver-lead-antimony sulphosalt Diaphorite, measuring to 5 mm
 Cínovec/Zinnwald, Saxony & Ústí Region (Bohemia)
This rather lovely ex-matrix crystal of Ferberite is from the tin deposit at Cínovec/Zinnwald near to