Classic Minerals

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CHALCOCITE
$1,000
 St. Just, UK
This specimen is composed entirely of the copper sulphide mineral Chalcocite and is from the St. Just mining
CERUSSITE
$600
 Leadhills, Scotland
A heavy Galena-rich Quartz veinstone matrix is thickly coated with intergrown lustrous and glassy Cerussite
FLUORITE
$110
 340 Level, Co. Durham
A gemmy small miniature of lilac cubic Fluorite crystals containing pale purple cubic phantoms.  From the
GARNET (ANDRADITE / GROSSULAR)
$450
 Shap Blue Quarry, Cumbria
Specimens of garnet from the Blue quarry at Shap are a sought after addition to any collection of northern
CLINOCLASE on CORNUBITE
$950
 Bedford United Mine, England
A small miniature of milky-white Quartz veinstone is richly coated with two of the famous Cornish copper
BARYTOCALCITE with BARYTE
$750
 Admiralty Flats, England
Barytocalcite is rare. This specimen comes from the occurrence at the Admiralty Flats in Nentsburry Haggs
FLUORITE on DOLOMITE
$500
 Ullcoates Mine, England
Transparent, pale sky-blue cubic crystals of Fluorite to 1 cm on edge sit on a thin bed of creamy-white
MIMETITE Var. CAMPYLITE
$240
 Dry Gill Mine, England
A miniature of the classic Campylite variety of Mimetite from the Dry Gill Mine, high above Roughton Gill in
OPAL Var. “BOULDER OPAL” in IRONSTONE
$6,500
 Quilpie, Australia
A stunning specimen of the Opal variety known as “Boulder Opal” from one of the less well-known Australian
NATIVE GOLD
$375
 Round Mountain Mine, USA
A specimen of finely crystallised Native Gold as a flattened leaf with included milky-white Quartz, from the
HEMATITE Var. "KIDNEY ORE"
$2,500
 Florence Mine, England
A toad-like naturally polished warty mass of high-grade Hematite from the now abandoned Florence Mine, close
RHODOCHROSITE
$4,500
 N'Chwaning Mines, South Africa
A terrific joined pair of off-matrix, burnt cherry-red Rhodochrosite crystals from the classic locality of the
Quartz on Hematite
$1,250
 Florence Mine, England
The Florence mine, close to Egremont in West Cumbria, England, may have a limited suite of mineral species,
Cassiterite var. Toad's Eye
$450
 Cornwall, England
A varied selection of six specimens of Cassiterite, in the form of “Toad’s Eye” tin from an unprovenanced
TOURMALINE WITH ALBITE VAR. “CLEAVELANDITE”
$12,500
 Stak Nala, Pakistan
A beautiful 4.2 x 1.0 x 0.8 cm crystal of Tourmaline (likely Elbaite) is embedded in an aesthetic matrix of
AZURITE
$2,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A mixed matrix of crystalline Azurite, Malachite and probable Duftite is almost completely covered with choice
CUPRITE
$1,250
 Inca de Oro, Chile
A large, heavy display specimen composed entirely of intergrown Cuprite crystals from Inca de Oro in Copiapó
SMITHSONITE
$3,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A stunning and fascinating specimen of Smithsonite from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia. The elongated,
BERYL VAR. “AQUAMARINE”
$2,500
 Gilgit District, Pakistan
A single, perfectly terminated, cornflower-blue crystal of Beryl, variety “Aquamarine” from the Gilgit
BROMIAN CHLORARGYRITE
$3,000
 Block 14, New South Wales
The name Embolite is frequently given to the bromine-rich variety of Chlorargyrite, AgCl, a silver
Fluorite with Beryl on Muscovite
$5,000
 Chumar Bakhoor, Pakistan
Two gemmy pink well-formed crystals of Fluorite in cube-octahedral to complex form measuring to 2.2cm with
Wulfenite
$5,000
 Los Lamentos, Mexico
A pleasing and quite distinct crystal habit of Wulfenite from the Los Lamentos Mountain area in Mexico. The
Native Gold
$5,000
 Eagle's Nest Mine, USA
A neat display of crystalline Native Gold on a white Quartz veinstone from the Eagle's Nest Mine, California,
Boleite and Pseudoboleite with Gypsum
$5,000
 Amelia Mine, Mexico
Very well formed cubic crystals of Boleite with several crystals showing Pseudoboleite epitaxial developments
Topaz with Quartz and Microcline
$12,500
 Nyet-Bruk, Pakistan
A well formed lustrous gemmy Topaz crystal, tinted a delicate shade of Champagne,  measuring to nearly
Elbaite Tourmaline with Albite and Quartz
$7,500
 Stak Nala, Pakistan
A prize specimen of Elbaite Tourmaline crystals with Albite and Quartz from the pegmatite rich area of Stak
Beryl var Aquamarine with Muscovite
$9,500
 Dara-i-Pech Pegmatite Field, Afghanistan
A very gemmy rich aqua blue crystal of Beryl stands out from the surrounding thin platey
Xanthoconite with Proustiite and Stephanite on Native Arsenic
$9,500
 Jáchymov District, Bohemia
An old and very rare specimen probably from before 1921 of the rare silver mineral Xanthoconite with abundant
Beryl var Goshenite with Topaz and Quartz
$8,000
Excellent combination of Pegmatite minerals of Goshenite with Topaz and Quartz from Myanmar. Well developed
Cuprian Adamite
$7,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Well formed abundant rich green crystals of Cuprian Adamite measuring to 6mm covers much of the display face
Rhodochrosite with Quartz
$6,000
 Pasto Bueno, Peru
Three classic sharply formed rhombic crystals of Rhodochrosite are formed amongst an array of colourless
Quartz var Smoky-Gwindel
$5,000
An excellent specimen of Smoky Quartz variety Gwindel from Brazil we have no other more detailed
Hessite with Native Gold
$9,500
 Botești, Alba Co.
A very rich specimen of the rare silver telluride displaying well-formed intergrown crystal of Hessite measure
Tetrahedrite
$3,500
 Cavnic, Romania
Classic crystal specimen of Tetrahedrite from Cavnic, Romania. Well formed intergrown crystals of
Azurite with Malachite After Azurite
$7,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A neat specimen from the Tsumeb Mine having two generations of Azurite, the first crystals of Azurite
Wulfenite
$7,500
 Bleiberg District, Austria
A fine bright orange-yellow crystal specimen of Wulfenite from Bleiberg, Austria. Well-formed crystals of
Pyrargyrite with Stephanite and Argentopyrite
$8,500
 Schlema, Germany
An excellent specimen of well-developed stout crystals of Pyrargyrite from the Schlema mining area in
Rhodochrosite
$6,000
 Uchucchacua Mine, Peru
A well-developed gemmy to translucent substantial crystal of Rhodochrosite measuring to 3cm sits upon a
Pyromorphite
$6,000
 Friedrichssegen Mine, Germany
A very fine classic specimen of Pyromorphite from the Friedrichssegen Mine, Bad Ems, Germany. Excellent
Clinoclase
$6,000
 Majuba Hill Mine, Nevada
A super rich specimen of Clinoclase from the Majuba Hill Mine, Nevada, USA. The specimen displays excellent
Native Gold
$8,250
A particularly weighty 101gram specimen of alluvial Native Gold with a fine metallic golden yellow colour and
Zircon
$3,500
 Vishnevye Mts, Russia
Excellent lustrous single crystal of Zircon with light brown to chestnut colour, having a single point of
Beryl var Aquamarine
$3,450
 Dara-i-Pech Pegmatite Field, Afghanistan
A gemmy light blue well-formed lustrous crystal of Beryl variety Aquamarine measuring to 3.5cm x 2.3cm
Spodumene Var Kunzite
$7,500
 Mawi Pegmatite, Afghanistan
A fine gem substantial crystal specimen of Kunzite with pleasing pastel pink colour and measuring to
Willemite
$5,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A super specimen of Willemite from Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Excellent acicular crystals of light apple green to
Wulfenite
$5,000
 Helena Mine, Slovenia
Classic burnt orange zoned crystals of Wulfenite from the Helena Mine, Slovenia. Blocky crystals of Wulfenite
Native Gold
$7,500
 Rosia Montana, Romania
A pleasing miniature specimen of leaf-sheet Native Gold from the classic Romanian Roşia Montană area.
Proustite
$9,500
 Freiberg, Germany
A fine miniature specimen of the ruby-silver Proustite showing excellent open divergent form with a fine