Classic Minerals

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 Greifenstein Rocks, Germany
A beautiful cabinet specimen of Fluorapatite from the Greifenstein Rocks near the town of Ehrenfriedersdorf in
Catapleiite with Richterite
 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)
 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
 Lubietova (Libethen), Slovakia
A fine combination specimen of two copper Phosphates from the classic Slovakian location of Ľubietová,
Pyrargyrite on Quartz
 Hodruša-Hámre (Hodritsch), Banská Bystrica Region
An outstanding specimen of well-developed blocky crystallised Pyrargyrite from Hodruša-Hámre in the Banská
 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.
Childrenite-Eosphorite on Orthoclase
 Paprok, Afghanistan
Substantial well-developed crystals of Childrenite-Eosphorite from the famous Paprok Pegmatite area in
Cinnabar on Dolomite
 Chatian, China
Excellent well-formed prismatic crystals of Cinnabar on contrasting white Dolomite from Fenghuang County in
Quartz Japan Law Twin
 Miyamoto Village, Japan
A beautifully formed, classic Japan Law twin Quartz from the old Japanese location of Miyamoto village in
Apatite with Albite and Muscovite
 Dolni Bory, Czech Republic
A well-formed translucent pale greenish-cream to zoned pastel bluish-green Apatite crystal measuring to 1.9 cm
Native Gold
 Brusson, Italy
A fine specimen of Native Gold on white vein Quartz from the alpine gold mining area of Brusson in the Aosta
 Mullwitz Aderl, Austria
Excellent twinned crystals of the calcium titanium nesosilicate Titanite from the Mullwitz Aderl in the
 Monteponi, Italy
A complex large crystal, almost 6 cm long, of glassy Phosgenite with a ferruginous matrix attached.  What
 St Ives Consols, England
A magnificent specimen of Chalcocite from the St. Ives Consolidated Mines, Cornwall. Metallic dark grey to
Chalcopyrite with Quartz
 St. Agnes, England
A very characteristic and fine specimen of Chalcopyrite crystals with long prismatic crystals of Quartz from
 Heights Mine, England
A fine interpenetrant twin Fluorite crystal aesthetically positioned on top of this miniature from Heights
Calcite (twin)
 Egremont, England
A very gemmy lustrous twinned Calcite crystal from the iron mining region around the town of Egremont in west
Hematite var. Specularite and Quartz
 South Crofty Mine, England
Lots of highly reflective platy crystal groups of silver coloured Hematite are richly scattered and aggregated
Rhodochrosite with Quartz
 Pasto Bueno, Peru
Three sharp rhombic crystals of Rhodochrosite nestle amongst an array of near-vertical colourless prismatic
Native Gold
 Christmas Pocket - 1991, USA
A beautifully bright metallic golden-yellow Native Gold from a find made at the Crystalline mine in
 Berg Aukas, Namibia
An intriguing formation of Descloizite from Berg Aukas, Namibia, where relatively few specimens were found
Arsenopyrite with Sphalerite, Quartz and Calcite
 Trepca Complex, Kosovo
An attractive arrangement of metallic silvery crystals of Arsenopyrite with some black Sphalerite and milky
Scheelite on Quartz
 Tae Hwa Mine, South Korea
A sharp and lustrous Scheelite crystal, 2.0 cm on edge, attached to a clear Quartz crystal from Tae Hwa mine
Cuprian Smithsonite
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A fine blue-green translucent specimen of Cuprian Smithsonite from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia. The specimen
 N'Chwaning II Mine, South Africa
A fine gemmy cherry-red group of sub-parallel, steeply angled pyramidal Rhodochrosite crystals from N'Chwaning
 Wheal Gorland, England
A very fine and rich specimen of Liroconite from Wheal Gorland, St. Day, Cornwall. Excellent blue to slightly
Mimetite var Campylite
 Dry Gill Mine, England
A fabulous specimen of Campylite, the barrel-shaped variety of Mimetite, from the archetypal location at Dry
 Blackdene Mine, England
A single crystal of Fluorite from the classic location of Blackdene mine in Weardale, County Durham. The
 Mowbray Mine, England
A classic Mowbray mine Baryte measuring to 9.4 cm tall.  The specimen shows a central prismatic Baryte
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A high quality crystallised small miniature Cuprite from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia with equant crystals to
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
This miniature Anglesite is one of those specimens which just makes you smile in quiet appreciation of
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A fine doubly terminated, lustrous lemon yellow Mimetite crystal on a Calcite and Duftite micro-crystalline
 N'Chwaning Mines, South Africa
A terrific joined pair of off-matrix, burnt cherry-red Rhodochrosite crystals from the classic locality of the
Vesuvianite with Grossular and Diopside
 Bellecombe, Italy
A delightful specimen of a rod-like prismatic lustrous crystal of Vesuvianite measuring to 2.3 cm tall of dark
 Chessy-les-Mines, France
A choice cabinet specimen of Azurite from the classic French location of Chessy-les mines in Rhone. Crystals
Topaz var. Pink Topaz
 Katlang, Pakistan
A 1.6 cm tall, gemmy prismatic light cobalt pink terminated Topaz crystal stands vertically on a light grey
 Tounfit, Morocco
A beautiful stacked mound of intense violet and milky lilac cuboctahedral Fluorite crystals measuring to 1.8
 Los Lamentos, Mexico
Fine bright zoned apricot-orange to mildly burnt-orange crystals of Wulfenite, from the Los Lamentos area in
Galena on Sphalerite
 New Glencrieff Mine, Scotland
A characteristic miniature of a well-formed 'tabular' Galena crystal from Wanlockhead's last working mine, New
 Brownley Hill Mine, England
A fine, very rich small cabinet specimen of translucent white Alstonite from its type locality at Brownley
 Stank Mine, England
A fine specimen of Hematite-included Calcite from Stank mine, just east of Barrow-in-Furness in southwest
 Ullcoates Mine, England
Transparent, pale sky-blue cubic crystals of Fluorite to 1 cm on edge sit on a thin bed of creamy-white
 Cryo-Genie Mine, California
An excellent double terminated, tapering candy pink and light peppermint green crystal of Tourmaline from the
Quartz Japan Law Twin
 Gunyahang quartz mine, Kosi Zone
A cabinet specimen of Quartz displaying excellent Japan Law twinning on a plate of sub-1 cm prismatic Quartz
Native Iridium-osmium
 Urals Region, Russia
A rare old red wax-sealed glass miniature bottle filled with metallic silver-grey grains of Native
 Xianghualing Mine, China
A gorgeous cabinet specimen of Fluorite from the now highly regarded Xianghualing mine in Hunan Province,
Spodumene Var Kunzite
 Mawi Pegmatite, Afghanistan
A magnificent cabinet single crystal of Kunzite of extraordinary pastel pink measuring to a maximum length of
 N'Chwaning I Mine, South Africa
A rich tight group of gemmy red-pink Rhodochrosite crystals from the famous N'Chwaning 1 mine in the Kalahari