Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

 

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Libethenite
$850
 M'sesa Mine, DR Congo
A rich and stunning group of dark leaf green Libethenite crystals line a shallow, open vug in a matrix of
Wulfenite with Duftite
$650
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This charming thumbnail of acidic lemon-yellow Wulfenite with inclusions of crisp, apple green Duftite is from
Pyromorphite
$8,500
  Resuperferolitica Mine, Andalusia
One of Spain’s more modern sources of excellent Pyromorphite is the splendidly named Resuperferolitica mine in
Fluorapatite
$5,000
 Ehrenfriedersdorf, Germany
Wow!  Wow!  What a little beauty!!  Who could not love this quite delightful and stunning deep
Pyromorphite
$4,000
 Les Farges Mine, France
There are many minerals which may be classified as a French classic or even iconic, but without any shadow of
Pyromorphite
$3,500
 Asprières, Occitanie
Asprières in the Occitanie region of southern France is recognised as a classic locality for several mineral
Pyromorphite
$700
 Roughton Gill Area, England
Minerals from the Caldbeck Fells are highly prized by collectors, especially now collecting is completely
Olivenite
$480
 Wheal Unity, Cornwall
This extremely rich Olivenite on iron stained milky Quartz veinstone is from Wheal Unity, one of the local
Malachite ps. after Azurite with Azurite and Duftite
$800
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Within the world-famous Tsumeb mine in Namibia, Malachite pseudomorphing after Azurite was ubiquitous
Vivianite
$1,200
 Blackbird Mine Complex, USA
A rare and strikingly beautiful purple, indigo and violet Vivianite from the famous Blackbird Mine Complex in
Native Bismuth with Skutterudite and Erythite
$750
 Schneeberg, Saxony
Although the Native Bismuth and Skutterudite are mostly obscured by the rich coating of pale powder-pink
Olivenite
$250
 Wheal Gorland, England
This mid-size miniature is a great example of both crystallised and fibrous Olivenite from Wheal Gorland,
Pharmacosiderite
$400
 Wheal Gorland, England
Wheal Gorland is an old mine whose first records date to 1792 and this miniature Pharmacosiderite is also an
Pyromorphite on Galena
$550
  Pribram, Czech Republic
The ancient Příbram mining district in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic is often regarded as
Pucherite
$350
 Schneeberg, Saxony
Pucherite is an extremely rare bismuth vanadate and this richly crystallised specimen is from its type
Erythrite on Quartz
$3,500
 Schneeberg, Saxony
The mines surrounding the town of Schneeberg in Saxony, Germany, form some of the richest and most diversely
Variscite
$350
 Mauldin Mountain Quarries, USA
The two nearby roadstone quarries just north and off Mauldin Road on Mauldin Mountain in Arkansas, USA, host a
Olivenite with Azurite
$2,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
A remarkably good small miniature of crystallised Olivenite with minor Azurite and likely Gartrellite from the
Pucherite
$500
 Pucher Shaft, Germany
For the dedicated systematic collector or anyone with an interest in rare and exotic species, Pucherite is a
Pyromorphite
$500
 Rosenberg Mine, Germany
This large mine, about 0.5 km north of Braubach, in Bad Ems, Germany, produced several attractive mineral
Magnetite with Fluorapatite and Tremolite
$800
 Malmberget, Sweden
A delightful combination of well crystallised black lustrous Magnetite and buff to gooseberry-green
Köttigite with Gypsum
$500
 Mapimí, Durango
Köttigite is a rare, hydrated zinc arsenate and occurs on this fine miniature as long tabular prismatic
Pyromorphite
$650
 Daoping Mine, China
Pyromorphite from the hydrothermal lead-zinc deposit at Daoping mine in Gongcheng County of Guilin Prefecture,
Fluorite and Fluorapatite with Chalcopyrite
$950
 Krásno, Bohemia
A very pretty, small miniature specimen (or large thumbnail) of almost black, deep blackberry-purple cubic
Pyromorphite
$250
 Champjourde, Ussel
Simply the mere mention of Ussel conjures images of wonderful Pyromorphite from the classic Les Farges
Pyromorphite
$200
 Santa Eufemia, Andalusia
Santa Eufemia is a Municipality lying within the Los Pedroches valley in the Sierra Morena mountain range of
Fluorapatite with Fluorite on Quartz
$300
 Krásno, Bohemia
A terrific large thumbnail of dark green hexagonal Fluorapatite crystals enveloping a single cubic purple
Mimetite with Cerussite
$8,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
An exceptionally fine specimen of Mimetite with Cerussite from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia. As all collectors
Schneiderhöhnite
$4,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Schneiderhöhnite is one of Tsumeb’s extremely rare iron arsenates and forms small black lustrous crystals. It
Fluorapatite
$400
 Horní Slavkov (Schlaggenwald), Bohemia
Fluorapatite is a species which always seems to delight, and this thumbnail remains true to form.  A
Arsentsumebite
$450
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb mine in Namibia may be more a large micromount than a thumbnail, but it
Mottramite on Calcite
$450
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
The lead-copper vanadate Mottramite was encountered early in the mine’s history in the supergene ores. 
Fluorapatite
$400
Fluorapatite is a species which always seems to delight, and this thumbnail remains true to form.  A
Pyromorphite
$750
 Roughton Gill Mine, England
Collectors familiar with Roughton Gill in the Caldbeck Fells of North West England, know the diversity of
Mimetite var. Campylite
$200
 Dry Gill Mine, England
Pumpkin-orange spherical crystals of Campylite, a variety of Mimetite, are scattered over the surface of a
Pyromorphite
$800
 Driggith Mine, England
The Driggeth mine (also spelt Driggith) worked a continuation of the Roughton Gill South lode and this
Pyromorphite
$1,750
 Barstow's Cut, Cumbria
As well as dealing in mineral specimens, Richard Barstow was one of Britain’s most active field collectors
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
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