Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

 

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Wulfenite with Mimetite
$4,000
 La Morita mine, Chihuahua
Rich apricot-orange tabular blades of Wulfenite stand amongst a rich druse of lemon-yellow Mimetite spheres
Pyromorphite
$3,250
 Bunker Hill Mine, Idaho
A classic Bunker Hill mine Pyromorphite, of rich yellowish-lime-green intergrown crystals forming a
Mimetite with Wulfenite
$5,000
 San Francisco Mine, Sonora
This brightly coloured acidic orange-zesty lemon Mimetite with Wulfenite hits you in the eye and makes your
Pyromorphite
$700
 Bunker Hill Mine, Idaho
Bunker Hill Pyromorphite is a true mineralogical classic and no matter what crystal habit or colour this mine
Mimetite with Wulfenite
$500
 San Pedro Corralitos, Chihuahua
Buttercup-lemon globular clusters of Mimetite to around 5 mm diameter densely surround tabular blades of gemmy
Mimetite
$20,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Tsumeb mine, that bastion of world-class minerals has, over its one hundred years of production, produced the
Väyrynenite
$5,500
 Shengus, Gilgit-Baltistan
Väyrynenite is an exceedingly rare manganese-beryllium phosphate and this 3.9 cm tall, perfectly terminated
Bayldonite pseudomorph after Cerussite
$7,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This extraordinary rod-like specimen of Bayldonite pseudomorphing after Cerussite is from the Tsumeb mine in
Fluorapatite with Quartz
$12,500
 Mawi Pegmatite, Afghanistan
Fluorapatite is one of those pegmatite phosphates that, when it does occasionally crystallise well, it is
Azurite with Olivenite, Malachite and Arsentsumebite
$4,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This Tsumeb mine small miniature is the tastiest of mineralogical morsels, one I could readily eat, albeit for
Wulfenite with Mimetite
$800
 La Morita mine, Chihuahua
A beautiful specimen of orange Wulfenite and yellow Mimetite from La Morita mine in Mexico.  The
Wulfenite with Mimetite
$7,500
 La Morita mine, Chihuahua
The superb specimens of Wulfenite and Mimetite being produced from La Morita mine in Chihuahua, Mexico, are
Wulfenite with Mimetite
$1,750
 La Morita mine, Chihuahua
Rich apricot and lemon-yellow spheres of Mimetite sit along the lower half of a lustrous cluster of glassy,
Hydroxylherderite
$950
 Barra De Salinas, Brazil
A terrific creamy-white crystal of the relatively rare phosphate Hydroxylherderite, from the granite
Zincolivenite
$3,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
A fine specimen of relatively large Cuprian Adamite crystals from the celebrated Tsumeb mine in northern
Pyromorphite
$1,500
 Dognecea, Romania
Well developed crystals of Pyromorphite, measuring to 8 mm, of lustrous acidic lime-green with tinted
Ludlamite
$6,000
 Huanuni mine, Bolivia
The Huanuni mine in Dalence Province, Bolivia is one of the world’s richest tin deposits and the veins and
Cerussite with Mimetite and Duftite
$950
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Seven blocky, colourless, translucent crystals of Cerussite to 15 x 8 x 8 mm contrast nicely against a
Pyromorphite
$850
 Zschopau, Germany
The mining area at Zschopau in Erzgebirge, Saxony, is the type locality for Pyromorphite.  This fine
Wulfenite with Goethite, Mottramite and Smithsonite
$2,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Yet again a fascinating specimen from the Tsumeb mine comes into our possession, the like of which I have
Mimetite
$3,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Resistance is futile, it is said, so I am forced to exclaim a massive ‘wow’!  We all see lots of
Mottramite with Duftite
$2,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Like so many of the mineral species found throughout the Tsumeb ore body, Mottramite is yet another which
Duftite on Dolomite
$1,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Sub-mm crystals of dark-leaf green Duftite richly line the vuggy cavities pervading a white Dolomite
Zincolivenite
$3,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Zincolivenite is a relatively newly named species from Tsumeb as it represents the intermediate chemistry of
Azurite on Arsentsumebite
$1,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Gemmy deep azure-blue Azurite crystals of about 2 mm form a highly lustrous cluster in vuggy greyish-cream
Mimetite
$100
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
The lead arsenate chloride Mimetite crystallises at Tsumeb in an extremely wide range of habits, as
Olivenite
$2,500
 Wheal Gorland, England
This outstanding Olivenite is from Wheal Gorland, an old mine in the parish of Gwennap, just east of
Turquoise var. Rashleighite
$1,200
 Wheal Phoenix, England
Ferrian (iron-rich) Turquoise is given the varietal name Rashleighite, named for the famous Cornish collector
Pyromorphite
$175
 Roughton Gill Area, England
This miniature Pyromorphite on gossany veinstone Quartz is from Roughton Gill at the head of Dale Beck Valley
Pharmacosiderite
$250
 St Day United Mines, Cornwall
Pharmacosiderite is a hydrated basic ferric arsenate whose type locality is the nearby Wheal Gorland. 
Pyromorphite
$8,500
 Friedrichssegen Mine, Germany
The Friedrichssegen mine in Frücht, lies in the Bad Ems District of Germany, a polymetallic mining district
Native Silver on Native Arsenic
$7,500
 Pohla, Germany
The German state of Saxony is rightly renowned for its world-class Native Silver and the Pöhla-Tellerhäuser
Pyromorphite on Baryte
$350
 Zschopau, Germany
Familiar species such as Pyromorphite would seem to have been known about forever, with their first discovery
Strengite
$350
 Kiirunavaara Mine, Norrbotten County
A great location piece of the rare iron phosphate Strengite, from the gigantic Kiirunavaara mine in the town
Adamite
$600
 Lavrion, Attikí Prefecture
Adamite occurs at most of the Lavrion mines and although specimens were relatively easy to find up until the
Chalcophyllite
$5,000
 Potrerillos Mine, Atacama Region
The Potrerillos mine in Chañaral Province, Atacama, Chile, worked a mineralized porphyry stock which intruded
Hydroxylherderite on Albite
$600
 Barra De Salinas, Brazil
Excellent, opaque pale flesh pink-creamy crystals of the calcium-beryllium phosphate Hydroxylherderite are
Lazulite
$900
 Rapid Creek, Yukon
When the Mineralogical Record’s classic Yukon Phosphates special issue was published in 1992 (hard to believe
Mimetite
$900
 Santa Eulalia District, Chihuahua
This rather gorgeous, golden-yellow Mimetite simply exudes “Mexico” and is from the Santa Eulalia Mining
Fluorite with Fluorapatite, Chalcopyrite and Quartz
$1,200
 Horní Slavkov (Schlaggenwald), Bohemia
This mouth-wateringly delicious small miniature features two prominent cubic crystals of mottled translucent
Mimetite
$5,000
 Pingtouling Mine, Guangdong Province
The lead-zinc Pingtouling mine in south-east China has only seven recorded mineral species but, luckily for
Mimetite
$2,500
 Guatomo Mine, Yala Province
This strikingly beautiful Mimetite dates from the famous discovery made in 1996 from the, then abandoned,
Väyrynenite
$3,500
 Shengus, Gilgit-Baltistan
Väyrynenite is a vary rare manganese-beryllium phosphate and this fine specimen is from the complex granitic
Chalcosiderite
$2,500
 Wheal Phoenix, England
Rich druses of dark emerald-green crystals of Chalcosiderite are one of the signature minerals of the famous
Pyromorphite
$300
 Roughton Gill Mine, England
A solid mass of intergrown acidic greenish-yellow Pyromorphite crystals from the Roughton Gill mines, one of
Pyromorphite
$1,200
 Zschopau, Germany
It is easy to only associate type localities with the rarer minerals we know, readily forgetting that many of
Pyromorphite
$5,000
 El Horcajo Mine, Castile-La Mancha
Spain is rightly famous for its numerous world-class Pyromorphite localities, but the El Horcajo mine at Minas
Hydroxylapatite with Albite
$1,200
 Oksoyekollen, Norway
An outstanding single crystal of the rare phosphate Hydroxylapatite is perched on the matrix of massive