Carbonates

 

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Cerussite
$250
 Vein 2, Somerset
This Cerussite specimen nestles snuggly in a broad, deep vug in a sooty black Cryptomelane-type manganese
Crednerite with Hydrocerussite and Malachite
$450
 Vein 2, Somerset
Black blades of the copper-manganese oxide Crednerite are overgrown with velvety druses of sub-mm, light
Smithsonite
$2,500
 Lavrion District Mines, Attikí Prefecture
The wonderful Lavrion mining district on the Attica Peninsula in southern Greece is host to over 600 mineral
Smithsonite
$1,500
 Sounion Area, Greece
For anyone who has had the great pleasure of visiting Greece or, better still, collecting there, Sounion with
Smithsonite
$5,000
 Lavrion, Attikí Prefecture
Smithsonite from the Lavrion mining district is always a pleasure to see and admire. The exact locality of
Strontianite
$7,500
 Oberdorf An Der Laming, Austria
Strontianite from Oberdorf an der Laming in Styria, Austria, is without any doubt some of the absolute best
Zinkenite with Chalcostibite and Siderite
$9,500
 Saint-Pons area, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
This quite magnificent small cabinet specimen of Zinkenite with Chalcostibite and Siderite is from a rarely
Aragonite var. Floss Ferri
$2,500
 Styrian Erzberg, Austria
Styrian Erzberg is a mountain in the Austrian state of Styria and has been mined by open pit methods for about
Azurite on Malachite
$600
 Lavrion, Attikí Prefecture
World locations don’t get more classic than the Lavrion mining district in the Attica Peninsula of southern
Aragonite
$450
 Maria Alm, Salzburg
A rare and beautiful acicular Aragonite from the little-known occurrence at Maria Alm, west of Salzburg in
Smithsonite
$600
 Lavrion District Mines, Attikí Prefecture
Deep apple-green Smithsonite, in the habit of micro-sucrosic crystals, forms a most pleasing hillocky,
Smithsonite
$600
 Lavrion, Attikí Prefecture
Of all the world-wide localities where Smithsonite occurs, this gorgeous miniature shouts Lavrion!  I
Azurite
$300
 Chessy-les-Mines, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
This fabulous miniature is a splendid example of a classic Azurite nodule with included Malachite from its
Smithsonite
$8,500
 Kelly Mine, New Mexico
The Kelly mine in Socorro County, New Mexico, USA, is often described as the world’s best Smithsonite locality
Rhodochrosite with Quartz
$6,500
 Uchucchacua Mine, Peru
Uchucchacua mine in Oyon Province, Peru.  This deep mine works a polymetallic orebody hosted in early
FLUORITE with ARAGONITE and QUARTZ
$1,200
 Graeber Jones Pocket, Co. Durham
Under indoor artificial light this lovely group of Fluorite crystals from the Diana Maria mine appear almost
Fluorite with Dolomite
$500
 Heißer Stein Mine, Bavaria
Pearly-white Dolomite crystals of 2 to 4mm, dusted terracotta and burnt carmine, are richly scattered over a
Fluorite on Dolomite
$450
 Ehrenfriedersdorf, Germany
A most pretty, small miniature of lilac-plum, semi-transparent Fluorite on, and intermixed with, snow-white to
Fluorite with Aragonite
$750
 Snowdrift Pocket, England
A beautiful miniature of gemmy mid-emerald-green Fluorite crystals embedded in snow-white crystalline
Fluorite with Dolomite
$450
 Heißer Stein Mine, Bavaria
Translucent pale yellow-green Fluorite forms cubic, blocky-stepped crystals up to 1 cm across partly encircled
Malachite
$1,200
 Shilu Mine, China
Without wishing to overstate, this description must begin with a massive Wow!  This very reasonably
Calcite with Dolomite
$700
 Dal'negorsk, Far-Eastern Region
A beautiful delicate bubble-gum pink group of fine Calcite crystals dusted with a preferential light coating
Mereheadite with Mendipite and Hydrocerussite
$950
 Torr Works Quarry, England
This great cabinet specimen from Torr Works quarry (aka Merehead quarry) at Cranmore in Somerset is an
Witherite
$1,500
 Nentsberry Haggs Mine, England
Witherite, a relatively rare barium carbonate, crystallises in the orthorhombic system and forms
Aragonite with Quartz
$280
 Greystone Quarry, UK
This X-shaped spray of Aragonite crystals is an excellent example from Greystone quarry, at Lezant, in north
Aragonite
$5,000
 Cicov Hill, Bohemia
Číčov Hill is a distinctive feature on the skyline above Hořenec, in the Ústí Region of the Czech Republic and
Smithsonite
$1,600
 Kamariza Mines, Greece
This flattened dome of deep bluish-sea-green Smithsonite is from the ancient mining district around the small
Mendipite with Paralaurionite
$1,500
 Torr Works Quarry, England
A V-shaped mass of creamy-grey Mendipite with pale-lemon Paralaurionite, white Hydrocerussite and sky-blue
Siderite
$600
 East Pool Mine, England
Not only is this an excellent large miniature of well crystallised Siderite from the famous East Pool mine,
Alstonite
$100
 Brownley Hill Mine, England
Alstonite is a rare barium-calcium carbonate which forms in low-temperature hydrothermal veins.  This
Witherite
$140
 Nentsberry Haggs Mine, England
A fine single crystal of the barium carbonate Witherite, forming a 6 x 2.3 cm hexagonal crystal with a
Siderite with Calcite
$300
 Dal'negorsk, Russia
Of all the mineral specimens I have ever seen, this small miniature of light sandy-tan Siderite sprinkled over
Azurite with Duftite
$500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
While looking through lots of Azurite specimens from Tsumeb it would be easy to become somewhat blasé to their
Conichalcite on Dolomite
$100
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
A really different looking specimen, forming an inverted Greek letter pi ( Π ) built from Dolomite casts
Dundasite with Azurite and Cerussite
$3,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Delicate snow-white sprays of the rare lead-aluminium carbonate Dundasite richly pervade the small vugs and
Azurite
$3,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A most elegant and beautiful Azurite crystal from the famous Easter Pocket, discovered on 8 Level at Tsumeb in
Calcite on Cerussite
$100
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
A single 2.0 x 1.4 x 0.8 cm tabular Cerussite crystal entirely coated in micro-crystals of pale lemon to
 Cerussite with Malachite and Goethite
$600
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This delightful and highly lustrous Cerussite V-twin is from the second oxidation zone in the Tsumeb
Quartz with Rhodochrosite, Sphalerite and Chalcopyrite
$300
 Cavnic Mine, Romania
A terrific and most elegant little miniature of three vertically orientated compound Quartz crystals,
Calcite with Rhodochrosite and Quartz
$600
 Cavnic Mine, Romania
This aesthetic and delightful miniature of buttermilk-cream Calcite forming bow-tie sprays to 3.7 cm and
Calcite with Galena and Sphalerite
$1,500
 Stříbro (Mies), Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
A magnificent cabinet display specimen of blocky, well developed metallic black Sphalerite crystals dusted
Calcite with Pyrite
$450
 Příbram District, Czech Republic
This choice small cabinet Calcite with Pyrite is from the Příbram Mining District in the Czech Republic and is
Calcite
$350
 Cínovec / Zinnwald, Saxony & Ústí Region
A rather pleasing group of lustrous glassy deep tan Calcite crystals form tilted pagoda-like stacks
Calcite
$250
 Uranium Mine No. 21 (Shaft No. 21), Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
Calcite is famous for producing almost countless habits, but this specimen even catches the breath of a
Calcite
$300
 Příbram District, Czech Republic
The Příbram Mining District is well known for its variety of Calcite and this specimen is yet another
Calcite with Pyrite
$650
 Příbram District, Czech Republic
Fabulous flesh-pink tinged Calcite crystals form a hedgehog-like group of spiky elongated scalenohedral
Calcite
$200
 Příbram District, Czech Republic
This terrific miniature from the Příbram Mining District of the Czech Republic forms a sharp and spiky array
Cerussite with Anglesite
$4,500
 MMM Mine, Australia
This extraordinary cabinet specimen of glassy mm-sized Anglesite crystals entirely coating an angular