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Baryte
$500
 Settlingstones Mine, Northumberland
A first-class and impressive display specimen of beautifully crystallised light grey Baryte from
Baryte on Quartz
$600
 Ale & Cakes Mine, England
A good sized and excellent cabinet specimen of greenish-grey Baryte crystals richly coating the top surface of
Celestine
$500
 Yate Quarry, England
An excellent and aesthetic, well crystallised Celestine (strontium sulphate) from Yate quarry at Yate in South
Malachite
$900
 Geufron Mine, Powys
Geufron mine at Llanidloes in Powys, Wales, lies slightly SE of Snowdonia National Park and worked part of the
Galena with Sphalerite
$500
 Mogul Mine, Ireland
An impressive cabinet specimen of beautifully crystallised Galena with gemmy golden yellow Sphalerite (variety
Aragonite
$500
 Wanlockhead, Scotland
A splendid crystallised Aragonite from the mines at Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway (formerly
Tin "Candle"
$525
 Wheal Gorland, England
A rare Cornish mining artefact, termed a ‘Tin Candle’ and purportedly originating from Wheal Gorland at St.
Cerussite
$250
 Tynagh Mine, Ireland
Over its short life, Tynagh mine was a prolific producer of beautifully crystallised specimens, but very few
Hematite var. Pencil Ore
$200
 Furness Region, Cumbria
The variety of Hematite termed Pencil Ore from the Furness Region of Cumbria, England has a fibrous
Quartz
$2,500
 Crystal Cave Pocket, County Kerry
A fabulous group of colourless and milky-white Quartz crystals from the Crystal Cave Pocket at Dunvin, Dingle,
Fluorite
$2,500
 Larkin's Quarry, Co. Galway
A magnificent, good hand sized cabinet specimen of well crystallised Fluorite from Larkin's quarry at
Fluorite
$1,000
 Heights Mine, England
Three pairs of mild emerald-green Fluorite twinned crystals sit on an altered limestone matrix coated with
Goethite on Quartz
$200
 Restormel Royal Iron Mine, England
Based on the attached faded copperplate, hand written label, this is an old time Goethite on Quartz from the
Hematite and Quartz
$550
 Florence Mine, England
A splendid small cabinet specimen of smoky double terminated Quartz crystals overlaying a bed of finely
Fluorite and Quartz
$225
 Wheal Mary Ann, England
A super specimen of cloudy peppermint-green octahedral Fluorite occurring as complete and cleaved crystals
Cuprite
$450
 Wheal Gorland, England
An interesting specimen of micro-crystallised Cuprite which cements brecciated fragments and shards of
Bayldonite
$450
 Wheal Carpenter (old dump), Cornwall
Rich, drusy layers of micro-crystalline Bayldonite richly coat a block of cryptocrystalline Quartz, from the
Libethenite on Quartz
$450
 Phoenix United Mine, Cornwall
An excellent specimen of deep bottle-green Libethenite crystals richly lining shallow open vugs in a
Brookite
$150
 Prenteg, Wales
At least six blades of gemmy, bronze-clove-brown Brookite nestle amongst an Alpine-style vein Quartz from its
Cassiterite
$300
 St Agnes, Cornwall
A roughly 3 x 1.5 cm area of nicely crystallised Cassiterite crystals on a mid-grey killas matrix, from the
Linarite with Malachite
$200
 Red Gill Mine, England
Deep azure-blue blades and granules of Linarite occur embedded in a Malachite impregnated block of vein Quartz
Mimetite var. Campylite
$150
 Dry Gill Mine, England
A heavy dense mass of burnt toffee-orange Campylite crystals, the barrel-shaped crystal variety of Mimetite
Rockbridgeite-Hentschelite var. Andrewsite
$400
 Phoenix United Mine, Cornwall
The classic Cornish mineral Andrewsite is actually a mixture of Rockbridgeite and Hentschelite with minor
Mendipite
$150
 Torr Works Quarry, England
A good representative specimen of the rare lead oxychloride Mendipite from Torr Works quarry at Cranmore,
Cuprian Aragonite
$350
 Tynebottom Mine, England
An impressive botryoidal coating of bubbly light apple-green Cuprian Aragonite surrounded by milky-white
Pyromorphite
$900
 Glenmalure, Co. Wicklow
A very rare location specimen of well formed hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals on milky veinstone Quartz from
Fluorapatite with Tourmaline and Orthoclase
$300
 Cornwall, England
A charming small miniature with glassy, teal-blue Fluorapatite crystals to 6 mm long, sitting on near
Chalcocite
$940
 Redruth, England
A splendid, solid crystallised block of lustrous dark grey Chalcocite from the mining district around the town
Chalcophyllite
$450
 St Day United Mines, England
Platy hexagonal crystals of greenish-turquoise Chalcophyllite form rich druses within shallow vugs in a grey
Galena
$300
 Frazer's Hush Mine, England
A very good single large Galena crystal from Frazer's Hush mine at Rookhope in Weardale, County Durham,
Fluorite on Dolomite
$150
 Ullcoats Mine, England
An approximately 2 x 1.5 x 1 cm mass of pale lime-green Fluorite attached to a bed of curved, saddle-shaped
Chalcopyrite var. Blister Copper
$750
 Dolcoath Mine, England
A really terrific miniature of the variety of Chalcopyrite known as Blister Copper from Dolcoath mine,
Fluorite
$450
 St Day United Mines, England
What appears to be an old-time specimen, a large thumbnail sized group of virtually colourless Fluorite
Olivenite
$600
 Wheal Gorland, England
Rich light olive-green sprays of acicular Olivenite pervade a long and narrow rusty orange-tan,
Siderite
$400
 Tincroft Mine, Cornwall
Well formed trigonal Siderite crystals cover a triangular area of 4 cm on edge, from the famous Tincroft mine
Cronstedtite
$1,000
 Wheal Jane, England
Cronstedtite, a complex iron silicate, is one of the classic minerals forever associated with Wheal Jane at
Pyromorphite
$850
 Wanlockhead, Scotland
Rich druses of vibrant bright yellowish lime-green and deeper siskin-green Pyromorphite largely cover a
Chalcopyrite on Dolomite
$300
 New Glencrieff Mine, Scotland
A single brassy 6 x 4 x 3 mm Chalcopyrite crystal nestles on a matrix of sharp, creamy Dolomite crystals from
Acanthite
$3,500
 Imiter Mine, Morocco
Acanthite is a silver sulphide and in this superb specimen forms a open, porous mass of octahedral crystals
Iron Meteorite (Gibeon, polished)
$3,000
 Gibeon, Hardap Region
A magnificent partly sawn and polished block from the Gibeon meteorite, weighing in at 2.96 kg; making this a
Siderite ps. after Calcite
$850
 Aggeneys, Northern Cape Province
A superb and aesthetic group of Siderite pseudomorphs after barrel-shaped Calcite crystals from Aggeneys in
Schorl
$600
 Davib Ost Farm 61, Erongo Region
Specimens from Davib Ost (East) Farm 61 originate from a granite pegmatite close to Karibib in the Erongo
Quartz var. Sceptre Amethyst
$250
 Chiredzi mining district, Masvingo
A steep and sharply terminated Amethyst crystal from the Chiredzi mining district in Masvingo Province,
Beryl var. Heliodor
$650
 Stiepelmann Mine, Namibia
A well formed and terminated Beryl crystal, variety Heliodor, from the Klein Spitzkoppe (Spitzkopje) granite
Cobaltoan Calcite
$1,200
 Aghbar Mine, Morocco
A choice mound of glassy and translucent Cobaltoan Calcite crystals from the Aghbar Mine in the Bou Azer
Quartz var. Sceptre Amethyst
$400
 Chiredzi mining district, Masvingo
A quite different habit of Sceptre Quartz from the Chiredzi mining district in Masvingo Province, Zimbabwe, SE
Chrome Dravite
$700
 Nadonjukin, Manyara Region
A fabulous single terminated crystal of bi-coloured Chrome Dravite, a member of the Tourmaline Group, from
Alabandite
$2,000
 Merelani Hills, Tanzania
Alabandite, a manganese sulphide with the formula MnS, is rarely seen in good specimens, so this part, yet