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Hemimorphite on Calcite
 Golconda Mine, England
An interesting large thumbnail of micro-crystals of glassy, fawn Hemimorphite coating a twined Calcite crystal
Greenockite with Prehnite and Pumpellyite
 Andesite Quarry, Germany
An outstanding crystal of Greenockite (cadmium sulphide), extremely large and well formed for the species,
 Knappenwand, Austria
A magnificent clustered group of inky dark bottle-green Epidote crystals from the well-known Epidote locality
 Bielig Valley (Selking Valley), Switzerland
An impressive stack of thick, lozenge-shaped Adularia crystals aesthetically dusted in micro-crystals of light
 Sauschwart Mine, Saxony
Eulytine is a rare bismuth silicate which, in this specimen, forms 1 to 2 mm, highly lustrous gemmy crystals
Beryl var. Heliodor
 Murzinka Mine, Urals Region
A rather gorgeous tabular-like Beryl crystal of the variety Heliodor from the historic and famous Murzinka
Topaz on Orthoclase
 Murzinka Mine, Urals Region
A rare and stunning specimen of pale blue Topaz crystals on a terminated Orthoclase crystal from the Murzinka
Calcite with Ilvaite
 Dal'negorsk, Russia
An impressive colourless and mainly transparent Calcite crystal, double terminated with an overall length of 6
Andradite Garnet
 Korshunovskoye iron deposit, Irkutsk Oblast
A simply stunning and magnificent example of Andradite Garnet, forming interpenetrant rhombic dodecahedrons to
 Pan-taw, Mandalay Region
There is always something rather pleasing about chunky Topaz crystals and this semi-transparent, pale
Quartz with Andradite
 Sinerechenskoe skarn occurrence, Primorsky Krai
An aesthetic and quite striking specimen of large, well developed Quartz crystals completely included with
 N'Chwaning II Mine, South Africa
A superb, gemmy colourless prismatic Thaumasite, from N'Chwaning Mines, South Africa
 Merelani Hills, Tanzania
A neat specimen of gemmy green Diopside from manyara Region, Tanzania
Beryl var. Aquamarine
 Davib Ost Farm 61, Erongo Region
A transparent, pale sky-blue crystal of Aquamarine, the blue variety of Beryl. A terrific Aquamarine from
Beryl var. Aquamarine with Fluorite
 Davib Ost Farm 61, Erongo Region
A very aesthesic specimen with several gemmy, transparent vitreous, Aquamarine crystals with Fluorite. The
 Stiepelmann Mine, Namibia
well formed classic crystal of Topaz from the Spitzkopje Area in Namibia. The gemmy slightly smokey crystal of
Forsterite var. Peridot
 St. Johns Island, Egypt
A very well formed translucent-gemmy single crystal of Forsterite var Peridot with pleasing
Fluorite with Chalcopyrite, Scheelite and "Zinnwaldite" on Quartz
 Horni Slavkov (Schlaggenwald), Czech Republic
A real eye-catcher of a specimen from Horní Slavkov in the Karlovy Vary Region of the Czech Republic.  A
Rhodonite with Galena
 North Mine, Australia
A magnificent example of the classic combination of Rhodonite crystals embedded and protruding from a bight
Rhodonite with Galena
 North Mine, Australia
The top surface of a small block of massive Galena is almost entirely packed full of translucent cherry-red
Rhodonite in Galena
 North Mine, Australia
A beautiful specimen of translucent, cherry-red Rhodonite crystals richly scattered through a matrix of
Rhodonite with Galena
 Broken Hill Mine, Australia
Rhodonite in Galena is one of the iconic mineral combinations from the mines at Broken Hill in New South
 Thörlbirg, Salzburg
A modified lozenge-shaped Titanite crystal measuring 2.5 x 1.3 x 0.5 cm with a little attached matrix is
Orthoclase var. Adularia
 Tujetsch, Switzerland
An impressive sheave of solid crystallised Adularia, a low-temperature variety of Orthoclase Feldspar, from
Wulfenite with Hemimorphite
 Bad Bleiberg, Carinthia
An almost entirely hidden rib of pinkish-Quartz matrix is enveloped with tangerine-orange tabular Wulfenite
Epidote with Amphibole var. Byssolite
 Knappenwand, Austria
Deep limey-bottle-green Epidote crystals form an intergrown cluster measuring 3.3 x 1.9 x 1.4 cm, the top
 Knappenwand, Austria
An elegant and aesthetic divergent group of deep limey-bottle-green Epidote crystals from Knappenwand in the
 Untersulzbach Valley, Austria
A terrific cabinet specimen composed of lustrous glassy lime-green Titanite crystals scattered over a strongly
Axinite with Quartz and Epidote
 Bourg d'Oisans, France
A stunning Alpine-type specimen of deep clove-brown Axinite crystals, intermingled and overlaying glassy
 Hohe Tauern, Salzburg
Leaf-green to burnt umber, glassy crystals of Titanite pervade an interesting and aesthetic matrix of
 St Andreaskreuz Mine, Lower Saxony
An old-time specimen of colourless and glassy Fluorapophyllite-(K) from St. Andreaskreuz mine, a little east
Adularia with Chlorite
 Felber valley, Salzburg
A quite delightful, perfect Adularia crystal with smaller attached crystals to the sides and completely
 Lizard area, Cornwall
Areas rich in the hydrated copper phyllosilicate, Chrysocolla, part-cover the surface of a brecciated coarse
Cassiterite with Topaz and Hübnerite
 Horni Slavkov (Schlaggenwald), Czech Republic
A beautiful small miniature of Cassiterite with Topaz and Hübnerite from Horní Slavkov in the Karlovy Vary
Malachite with Chrysocolla
 Wheal Phoenix, England
Mammillary druses of Malachite form gently curved mounds over the Quartz crystal covered surface of a Quartz
 Schneckenstein Cliff, Germany
Unusual for this locality, a Carlsbad interpenetrant Orthoclase twin from the classic Schneckenstein Cliff at
 Kimmeria, East Macedonia and Thrace
An elegant cluster of well developed, deep leafy-green Epidote crystals from Kimmeria in Xanthi Prefecture,
Quartz var. Amethyst on Danburite
 Charcas, San Luis Potosí
About six small and stubby, double terminated crystals of pale lavender Amethyst, the purple variety of
 Benitoite Gem Mine, California
A perfectly terminated jet-black Neptunite crystal measuring 1.8 x 0.5 x 0.5 cm, partly embedded in a small
 Puiva (Pouyva) Mount, Russia
A beautiful undamaged floater of a double terminated Axinite-(Fe) crystal which grades from transparent
 Höllgraben, Salzburg
Citrus limey-apple-green crystals of Titanite are scattered across the surface of a complex, fine-granular
Titanite with Adularia and Chlorite
 Gösleswand, Tyrol
A beautiful, ex-matrix, small miniature composed of a 2.8 cm long double terminated Titanite crystal emerging
 Monte Somma, Campania
A remarkably interesting specimen of creamy-tan Forsterite from its type locality of Monte Somma, the present
Uvarovite (Garnet)
 Biserskoye Chrome Deposit, Urals Region
A truly historic specimen of Uvarovite garnet from the Biserskoye Chrome Deposit in the Urals Region of
Spessartine Garnet and Muscovite
 San Piero in Campo, Tuscany
A superb specimen featuring the famous and very rare octahedral Garnets from Colle dell'Affaccata near to
 Wheal Jane, England
Cronstedtite, a complex iron silicate, is one of the classic minerals forever associated with Wheal Jane at
Beryl var. Heliodor
 Stiepelmann Mine, Namibia
A well formed and terminated Beryl crystal, variety Heliodor, from the Klein Spitzkoppe (Spitzkopje) granite
 Klein Spitzkopje Granite Stock, Namibia
An almost completely gemmy, water-clear Topaz crystal from the Klein Spitzkopje granite stock in the Erongo