Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

 

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Mimetite
$500
 Johanngeorgenstadt, Germany
With familiar mineral species it is all too easy to think they have been known from time immemorial.  But
Strengite
$3,000
 Kreuzberg (Rose quartz cliff), Bavaria
This stunning miniature of crystallised gemmy mauve Strengite is from the fascinating Kreuzberg, or Rose
Pyromorphite
$3,500
 Schwarzenstein, Germany
Limonitic Quartz gossan matrix is covered and pervaded with sub-2 mm and micro Pyromorphite crystals from
Olivenite
$1,500
 Redruth, England
A great old timer from the St. Day mining district of the copper arsenate Olivenite, forming tapered acicular
Ludlamite on Pyrite
$4,500
 Huanuni mine, Bolivia
Most collectors are more than familiar with the iron phosphate Ludlamite, but to have crystals set on a matrix
Erythrite
$1,250
 Bou Azzer, Morocco
At just under 7 cm maximum length, this amazingly rich specimen of crystalline Erythrite just falls within the
Mimetite
$400
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
A great small cabinet specimen of lemon-yellow Mimetite crystals up to 1 cm long, individually, yet richly,
Talmessite var. Cobaltian
$2,500
 Aghbar Mine, Morocco
Moroccan minerals are a favourite amongst collectors because of their diversity of species, vibrant colours
Augelite
$2,000
 Rapid Creek, Yukon
Augelite is an aluminium phosphate and this beautifully crystallised large miniature is from the world-famous
Pyromorphite
$300
 Rosenberg Mine, Germany
This excellent small cabinet specimen of malty flesh pink Pyromorphite is from the Rosenberg mine at Braubach,
Rammelsbergite with Erythrite and Stephanite
$3,500
 Medenec (Kupferberg), Bohemia
An interesting combination of Rammelsbergite with Erythrite and Stephanite from Medenec in the Krušné Hory
Pyromorphite on Baryte
$600
 Les Farges Mine, France
A band of grassy lime green Pyromorphite crystals, 5 cm long and varying between 1 and 2 cm in width cross the
Liroconite with Clinoclase
$250
 Wheal Gorland, England
A completely mixed small miniature of blue and green Liroconite, dark inky blue green Clinoclase and veinlets
Pyromorphite
$800
 Roughton Gill Area, England
Although visitors are still free to explore every inch of the Caldbeck Fells and its world-famous mining
Bayldonite
$200
 Brandy Gill Mine, England
A small block of milky-white Quartz veinstone with a shallow exposed vug measuring 3 x 2 cm, completely lined
Mimetite var. Campylite
$750
 Dry Gill Mine, England
A densely compact cluster of burnt orange intergrown barrel habit Campylite crystals richly adorn the display
Scorodite
$1,500
 Drakelands Mine, England
A splendid large miniature of lustrous, teal blue Scorodite crystals on a characteristic opaque milky Quartz
Calcite on Descloizite
$1,500
 Berg Aukas, Namibia
Berg Aukas mine in the Grootfontein District of Namibia has 37 mineral species recorded from its extensive
Vanadinite
$3,800
 Mibladen Mine, Morocco
Specimens of this platy crystal habit of Vanadinite came out of Morocco several years ago in a quick burst
Hydroxylherderite with Albite
$3,000
 Barra De Salinas, Brazil
Excellent, sharply formed wedge habit crystals of pale beige Hydroxylherderite measuring to 2.9 cm are richly
Mimetite var Campylite
$400
 Dry Gill Mine, England
Well-formed barrel habit crystals of burnt toffee orange Campylite, the phosphatian variety of Mimetite,
Gormanite with Siderite
$2,500
 Big Fish River, Canada
Do you remember when the Mineralogical Record’s special issue on Yukon Phosphates first came out? 
Native Bismuth with Safflorite
$100
 Mackenheim, Germany
Metallic silver micro-crystals of the cobalt iron arsenide Safflorite richly coat arborescent mounds of Native
Clinoclase with Olivenite
$650
 Carharrack, Cornwall
Carharrack is a civil parish south of the village of St. Day and east of Redruth and contained some of the
Mimetite var. Campylite
$175
 Dry Gill Mine, England
Campylite, a variety of Mimetite, is synonymous in Britain with Dry Gill mine in the Caldbeck Fells of
Bayldonite
$120
 Penberthy Croft Mine, England
This small miniature of Bayldonite, a lead-copper arsenate, is from its type locality at Penberthy Croft mine
Olivenite
$200
 Wheal Gorland, England
A small miniature, dark bottle green Olivenite with Quartz from Wheal Gorland, one of Cornwall’s most famous
Mimetite with Brochantite on Quartz
$600
 Wheal Unity, England
Cream to light brown and tan Mimetite crystals are richly aggregated and scattered over a flat plate of Quartz
Pyromorphite on Quartz
$1,500
 Bwlch Glas Mine, Wales
For this location, a rich specimen of yellowish lime-green to light grass-green Pyromorphite mostly forming a
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