Classic Minerals

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Epidote With Byssolite and Fluorapatite
$2,500
 Knappenwand, Austria
Excellent gemmy prismatic, terminated Epidote crystals from the famous Knappenwand location in Austria.
Fluorite with Baryte
$3,500
 Wheal Mary Ann, England
An uncommon specimen of Baryte from Wheal Mary Ann, Menheniot, Cornwall. Although Baryte is recorded in
Quartz with Rutile, Brookite and Albite
$1,750
 Lanterdan Quarry, England
A classic small cabinet specimen of Quartz with Rutile and Brookite from Lanterdan quarry at Treknow close to
Baryte with Dolomite
$450
 Mowbray Mine, England
A classic Mowbray mine Baryte measuring 9.4 cm tall. The specimen has a central prismatic Baryte crystal with
Fluorite (floater)
$1,000
 Blackdene Mine, England
A single crystal of Fluorite from the classic location of Blackdene mine in Weardale, County Durham, England.
Calcite (twin)
$750
 Egremont, England
A gemmy, lustrous twinned colourless Calcite crystal from the iron mining region around the town of Egremont
ARAGONITE
$750
 Číčov (Spitzberg), Bohemia
A rare, gemmy single crystal of Aragonite, from an occurrence well known amongst European collectors at Číčov
Rhodochrosite
$750
 Wolf Mine, Germany
A large miniature of classic German Rhodochrosite from the Wolf mine near the town of Herdorf in the
Linarite with Cerussite
$1,300
 Red Gill Mine, England
One of the classic minerals associated with the Caldbeck Fells is Linarite from the Red Gill mine. This
Pyromorphite
$300
 Laverock Hall Vein, UK
A terrific miniature of tiny yet perfect Pyromorphite crystals on ferruginous Quartz from the Laverock Hall
Galena on Sphalerite
$1,250
 New Glencrieff Vein, UK
A characteristic miniature of a well-formed 'tabular' Galena crystal from Wanlockhead's last working mine, New
Kermesite
$2,000
 Pezinok, Slovakia
A superb array of lustrous, radial and fan-like Kermesite crystals laying flat against and covering the
Quartz var. Amethyst with Calcite
$1,500
 Gyongyosoroszi, Hungary
A handsome, hedgehog-like display of gemmy prismatic Quartz Amethyst crystals preferentially overgrown with
Phosgenite
$2,000
 Monteponi, Italy
A complex large crystal, almost 6 cm long, of glassy Phosgenite with a ferruginous matrix attached. What
Fluorapatite with Quartz
$2,100
 Panasqueira Mine, Portugal
A Muscovite and Quartz matrix richly coated with sparkling, pale smoky sky blue to deep teal interlocking
Fluorite with Chalcopyrite and Sphalerite
$750
 St. Agnes, England
An excellent Cornish specimen of gemmy-translucent, pastel blue Fluorite whose stepped edges, outlined in
Fluorite with Sulphide inclusions
$500
 Ladywash Mine, England
A fine small cabinet specimen of Fluorite from Ladywash mine at Eyam in Derbyshire, England. Intergrown
Cassiterite on Bismuthinite
$900
 Fowey Consols, England
A richly adorned, large miniature of acicular metallic grey Bismuthinite crystals lining numerous cavities in
Garnet (Andradite / Grossular)
$450
 Shap Blue Quarry, Cumbria
Specimens of Garnet from the Shap Blue quarry at Shap in Cumbria are a sought after addition to any collection
Native Gold
$7,500
 Rosia Montana, Romania
A gorgeous large thumbnail (or small miniature) of leaf-sheet Native Gold from the classic Romanian Roşia
Olivenite on Quartz
$8,500
 Wheal Unity, England
A magnificent small cabinet specimen of superb Olivenite crystals masking a matrix of milky Quartz from Wheal
Fluorite on Siderite With Chalcopyrite
$750
 Carn Brea Mine, England
Well-developed clusters of cubic Fluorite crystals on Siderite with Chalcopyrite from the Carn Brea mine at
Childrenite
$3,000
 George and Charlotte Mine, England
A fine and beautiful cabinet specimen of classic George and Charlotte mine Childrenite.  Bright lustrous
Fluorite with Calcite
$1,500
 Weardale, England
Translucent white Calcite crystals with a silky lustre are perched prettily on gemmy, deep purple twinned
Jadeite (Emerald Jade)
$5,000
 Uru Fluss, Myanmar (Burma)
Of the two types of Jade, Nephrite and Jadeite, Jadeite is by far the most precious and sought-after species.
Malachite
$700
 Onganja Mine, Namibia
A lovely miniature of lustrous intergrown Malachite crystals of dark emerald green verging on black, with
Barytocalcite
$900
 Nentsberry Haggs Mine, England
A fine and aesthetic stellate formation of bladed Barytocalcite crystals measuring to 4.7 cm from Nentsberry
Olivenite
$850
 Wheal Phoenix, England
Light to deep olive-green acicular crystals of Olivenite richly invest an elongated triangular area on the
Adamite and Smithsonite with Tsumcorite
$3,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Well-formed, bladed to almost platy crystals of Adamite are richly distributed over Smithsonite and minor
Pyromorphite
$2,000
 Bunker Hill Mine, USA
A classic specimen of bright lustrous toffee orange Pyromorphite from the Bunker Hill mine at Kellogg in
Beryl var. Morganite with Tourmaline
$5,400
 Stewart Mine, USA
A single gemmy, very pale pink Morganite Beryl crystal measuring to 2.1 cm nestles in a bed of white bladed
Spodumene Var Kunzite
$600
 Vanderburg Mine, USA
A delightful gemmy pink crystal of Kunzite, the pink variety of Spodumene, from the Vanderberg mine in San
Quartz var. Sceptred Amethyst
$950
 Piedra Parada, Mexico
This beautiful large miniature is dominated by a lustrous Amethyst Quartz Sceptre measuring to 4.1 cm tall,
Wulfenite with Vanadinite and Descloizite
$2,500
 Erupcion Mine, Mexico
A very characteristic large miniature of Wulfenite from the famous Erupción mine in the Los Lamentos Mountains
Pyromorphite
$2,250
 San Andrés Mine, Andalusia
A choice miniature of sour-apple-green Pyromorphite crystals forming a stacked cluster from the San Andrés
Baryte
$2,000
 Stanisławów, Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
A beautifully crystallised and super-aesthetic cabinet specimen of gemmy colourless Baryte crystals with a
Opal Var Hyalite With Fluorapatite Var Staffelite
$1,000
 Valec, Czech Republic
A very characteristic fine small cabinet specimen of colourless and vitreous Opal of the variety
Hausmannite
$1,500
 N'Chwaning II Mine, South Africa
Choice and very lustrous inter grown crystals of Hausmannite from the N'Chwaning II mine in the Kalahari
Malachite With Chrysocolla
$800
 Kamoto Principal Mine, DR Congo (Zaire)
A fine specimen of Malachite on Chrysocolla from the copper rich mining area of Kolwezi in the Democratic
Topaz
$5,000
 Ratin Gabbas, Nigeria
A super gemmy single crystal of Topaz from the Ratin Gabbas area of Nigeria.  The Topaz crystal measures
Fluorite
$1,200
 Cambokeels Mine, England
Three well developed interpenetrant Fluorite crystals from Cambokeels mine near Westgate in Weardale. 
Cassiterite var. Toad’s Eye Tin (6 pieces)
$450
 Cornwall, England
A varied selection of six specimens of Cassiterite, in the form of “Toad’s Eye” tin from an unprovenanced
Fluorapatite
$5,000
 Greifenstein Rocks, Germany
A beautiful cabinet specimen of Fluorapatite from the Greifenstein Rocks near the town of Ehrenfriedersdorf in
Catapleiite with Richterite
$5,500
 Poudrette Quarry, Canada
This is a world-class miniature of Catapleiite with Richterite from the world-famous Poudrette Quarry at Mont
Neptunite  with Joaquinite-(Ce)
$1,500
 California State Gem Mine (Dallas Gem Min), California
An excellent small cabinet display specimen of terminated, prismatic Neptunite crystals measuring to 2.6 cm
Libethenite With Pseudomalachite
$1,750
 Lubietova (Libethen), Slovakia
A fine combination specimen of two copper Phosphates from the classic Slovakian location of Ľubietová,
Pyrargyrite on Quartz
$6,000
 Hodruša-Hámre (Hodritsch), Banská Bystrica Region
An outstanding specimen of well-developed blocky crystallised Pyrargyrite from Hodruša-Hámre in the Banská
Mottramite
$1,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A fine cabinet display specimen of dark grey to black, coral-like Mottramite from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia.