Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

 

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Mimetite
$9,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This remarkable cabinet specimen of crystallised lemon Mimetite covering a matrix of coarser crystallised
Mimetite with Smithsonite
$2,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Unusually coloured and well crystallised Mimetite with a light scattering of rice grain habit Smithsonite
Olivenite with Gartrellite after Mimetite
$8,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Let me begin by saying I’ve personally collected Tsumeb minerals for 35 years and regarding specimens of
Mimetite on Cerussite with Duftite
$1,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Although the association of Mimetite, Cerussite and Duftite from the Tsumeb mine in the Oshikoto Region of
Mimetite
$500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Although the lead arsenate Mimetite was found throughout most of the deep Tsumeb mine, larger sized crystals
Azurite with Bayldonite and Malachite ps. after Azurite
$600
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This quite delightful miniature of beautifully crystallised Azurite is a busy and interesting specimen because
Beudantite with Anglesite and Mottramite
$200
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Well crystallised Beudantite, Anglesite and Mottramite richly cover this sharply pointed triangular shard of
Zincolivenite
$600
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Zincolivenite was only named in 2007 to characterise an intermediate member within the continuous
Conichalcite on Dolomite
$100
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
A really different looking specimen creating an inverted Greek letter, upper case pi (Π).  Formed from
Gartrellite with Quartz
$400
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A lovely thumbnail specimen of the rare Pb-Cu-Fe-Zn phosphate Gartrellite, forming tiny light pistachio-green
Olivenite with Duftite
$750
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Stubby, mid leaf to dark olive-green colour zoned Olivenite crystals of 2 to 3 mm line a 3 x 1.5 cm vug in a
Vivianite
$600
 Richmond, Virginia
While constructing a road and tunnel in the city centre of Richmond, Virginia, a magnificent find of
Woodhouseite
$400
 Champion Mine, California
Woodhouseite is a rare calcium-aluminium phosphate whose type locality is the Champion mine at White Mountain
Pyromorphite
$1,750
 Black Pine Mine, Montana
A nest of lustrous, light bronzed-tan Pyromorphite crystals in sub-parallel growth sits against a matrix of
Vanadinite
$750
 Apache Min, Arizona
A very rich cabinet specimen of lustrous orange to barley sugar orange red Vanadinite occurring as richly
Pyromorphite
$2,000
 Bunker Hill Mine, USA
A classic specimen of bright lustrous toffee orange Pyromorphite from the Bunker Hill mine at Kellogg in
Wulfenite with Mimetite
$250
 San Francisco Mine, Mexico
This terrific small miniature of Wulfenite with Mimetite is well priced at $250 and is a lovely example from
Mimetite
$8,500
 Ojuela Mine, Mexico
An exceptional small cabinet specimen of beautifully crystallised Mimetite forming plumes of spherically
Legrandite
$600
 Ojuela Mine, Mexico
Acidic golden lemon Legrandite crystals to 1.1 cm form several attractive clusters on a rusty coloured plate
Adamite
$1,200
 Ojuela Mine, Mexico
This totally eye-catching vibrant lime green Adamite is from the iconic Ojuela mine at Mapimí, in the state of
Väyrynenite
$9,500
 Shengus, Pakistan
Väyrynenite is an extremely rare manganese-beryllium phosphate first discovered in 1939 but not described
Fluorapatite with Muscovite
$900
 Nagar, Pakistan
A single, translucent to gemmy pale candy pink Fluorapatite crystal, measuring to 2.8 cm, displays a pinacoid
Fluorapatite with Arsenopyrite
$1,500
 Panasqueira Mine, Portugal
A magnificent group of Fluorapatite crystals with an area of crystallised Arsenopyrite from the Panasqueira
Fluorapatite
$1,600
 Panasqueira Mine, Portugal
The complex of mines known collectively as the Panasqueira Mines are host to an astonishing variety of well
Pyromorphite
$2,250
 San Andrés Mine, Andalusia
A choice miniature of sour-apple-green Pyromorphite crystals forming a stacked cluster from the San Andrés
Vivianite
$4,000
 Llallagua, Bolivia
A spectacular, off-matrix specimen of beautifully crystallised Vivianite from the tin-mining region around
Augelite with Quartz
$2,500
 Tamboras Mine, Peru
A superb cabinet specimen of lustrous, lime green well-formed wedge-like crystals of Augelite measuring to
Smithsonite with Mimetite and Galena
$700
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This super combination of rhombohedral Smithsonite crystals with Mimetite and Galena is from the famous Tsumeb
Pyromorphite
$750
 Kabwe Mine (Broken Hill Mine), Zambia
A beautiful specimen well crystallised Pyromorphite from Kabwe mine in Central Province, Zambia.  The
Monazite-(Ce)
$300
 Sahatany Valley, Vakinankaratra
A single, off-matrix tabular crystal of Monazite-(Ce) from the Sahatany Valley in Madagascar; most probably
Vanadinite
$6,000
 Mibladen Mining District, Morocco
A superb display of excellent, sharply formed substantial Vanadinite crystals measuring to 1.5 cm entirely
Descloizite
$1,000
 Berg Aukas, Namibia
A showy plate of very fine and undamaged Descloizite crystals with high lustre and of gemmy clove brown in
Pyromorphite
$1,500
 Roughton Gill Area, England
A slab of Quartz veinstone, the upper surface of which is partly covered with sheaves of pale green prismatic
Azurite with Libethenite and Chrysocolla
$450
 Carharrack, Cornwall
This miniature of jumbled Azurite, Libethenite and Chrysocolla is a fine example of typical vein material from
Chalcosiderite
$350
 Phoenix United Mine, Cornwall
A rusty brown gossan matrix of vuggy and porous heavily iron-stained Quartz veinstone has its top surface
Vivianite
$400
 Wheal Owles, England
Wheal Owles is situated just southwest of the village of Botallack and to the north of Kenidjack, famous for
Olivenite
$450
 Wheal Gorland, England
An elongated, shallow open-ended cavity in near-white granular and crystallised Quartz veinstone is lined with
Pyromorphite
$500
 Bad Ems, Germany
A large thumbnail specimen of thick-set, stubby Pyromorphite crystals from the classic locality of the Bad Ems
Nickelskutterudite with Siderite and Dolomite
$850
 Schlema-Hartenstein District, Germany
Excellent silver lead-grey dodecahedral crystals of the nickel-cobalt arsenide Nickelskutterudite richly cover
Phosphosiderite
$3,500
 Kreuzberg (Rose quartz cliff), Bavaria
A rare specimen of Phosphosiderite from the Kreuzberg exposure (Rose quartz cliff) in Bavaria, Germany. The
Fluorapatite
$1,500
 Greenwood, Maine
A fabulous small cabinet specimen of snow-white hexagonal Fluorapatite crystals overgrowing iron stained rusty
Pyromorphite
$6,000
 Sherman Mine (Leary Mine), Idaho
A fine old-time and rich specimen of bi-coloured Pyromorphite from the Sherman mine at Burke in Idaho, USA.
Sincosite with Minyulite
$2,000
 Minyulite
From the Ross Hannibal mine in South Dakota, USA, a very rare and exceptionally large specimen (for the
Fluorapatite
$400
 Pulsifer Quarry, USA
This miniature of light lilac Fluorapatite crystals overgrown by a druse of transparent colourless Quartz
Fluorapatite with Quartz
$800
 Himalaya Mine, USA
Well-formed thickened tabular hexagonal crystals of pale creamy lilac Fluorapatite measuring to just over 1.3
Cerussite with Mimetite
$3,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
For those who love miniature Tsumeb specimens (and there are many who do) this could be for you! What a
Mimetite with Quartz
$1,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Mimetites are always very desirable from the Tsumeb mine and this is a great example originating from the
Dioptase on Calcite with Duftite
$2,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
A charming and choice miniature of rhombohedral Calcite crystals preferentially coated with micro Calcite