Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

 

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Galena with Sphalerite
$500
 Mogul Mine, Ireland
An impressive cabinet specimen of beautifully crystallised Galena with gemmy golden yellow Sphalerite (variety
Chalcocite
$940
 Redruth, England
A splendid, solid crystallised block of lustrous dark grey Chalcocite from the mining district around the town
Galena
$300
 Frazer's Hush Mine, England
A very good single large Galena crystal from Frazer's Hush mine at Rookhope in Weardale, County Durham,
Chalcopyrite var. Blister Copper
$750
 Dolcoath Mine, England
A really terrific miniature of the variety of Chalcopyrite known as Blister Copper from Dolcoath mine,
Chalcopyrite on Dolomite
$300
 New Glencrieff Mine, Scotland
A single brassy 6 x 4 x 3 mm Chalcopyrite crystal nestles on a matrix of sharp, creamy Dolomite crystals from
Acanthite
$3,500
 Imiter Mine, Morocco
Acanthite is a silver sulphide and in this superb specimen forms a open, porous mass of octahedral crystals
Alabandite
$2,000
 Merelani Hills, Tanzania
Alabandite, a manganese sulphide with the formula MnS, is rarely seen in good specimens, so this part, yet
Cattierite with Siegenite
$150
 Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga Copper Crescent
A rare specimen of Cattierite, a cobalt sulphide, from its type locality at Shinkolobwe mine, in the Katanga
Dolomite on Siderite with Quartz on Sphalerite
$600
  Pribram, Czech Republic
A most attractive elongated dome of curved blades of light tan Siderite covering a central core of lustrous
Calcite with Marcasite
$400
 Parc Mine, Wales
A showy, cabinet Calcite specimen of highly distorted rhombohedral crystals forming “Dutchman’s” cap crystals
Calcite with Bornite
$350
 Dzhezkazgan Mining District, Kazakhstan
A solitary double terminated scalenohedral Calcite measuring 5 cm long is perched at about 30 degrees to a
Calcite on Sphalerite
$1,200
 Elmwood Mine, USA
A spectacular, showy Calcite on Sphalerite from Elmwood mine at Carthage, Tennessee, USA.  Two principle
Stolzite with Siderite and Djurleite
$1,250
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
An interesting and good example of the very rare mineral Stolzite, forming a small group of colourless well
Galena with Quartz
$1,250
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Lead-grey cubic crystals of Galena, each with modified corners to the octahedron, compose this excellent
Siderite with Goethite on Germanite
$1,200
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
A quite gorgeous small display specimen of superbly crystallised Siderite richly covering lustrous black
Tennantite
$600
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Three steely blue-grey, razor-sharp tetragonal crystals of Tennantite sit on a tiny matrix of
Galena with Smithsonite
$700
 Tsumeb Mine, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
Although abundant as one of the principle ores at Tsumeb, Galena occurring as collectable crystals is
Galena
$450
 Madan Ore Field, Bulgaria
The Madan Ore Field in the Rhodope Mountains of Bulgaria has been worked since early Roman times and although
Cylindrite
$450
 Santa Cruz Mine, Bolivia
Cylindrite is a tin-lead-antimony-iron sulphosalt, so named for its linear, cylindrical crystals.  This
Bournonite
$1,000
 Viboras Mine, Potosí Department
A single, blocky, well formed crystal of the lead-copper antimoniate Bournonite from Viboras mine in Cornelio
Bournonite
$900
 Pribram, Czech Republic
From the classic mining district around Příbram in Bohemia, Czech Republic, a single upright standing curved
Bournonite on Quartz
$850
 Cavnic Mine, Romania
A really excellent specimen of very well crystallised Bournonite (lead-copper antimoniate) from Cavnic mine in
Galena with Fluorite and Pyrite
$500
 Millclose Mine, England
Despite Millclose mine in South Darley, Derbyshire, England, once being a prolific producer, very few good
Calcite with Boulangerite inclusions, Quartz and Tetrahedrite
$2,000
 Herja Mine, Romania
A spectacular, 9.5 x 8 cm dome of interlocked cockscomb Calcite crystals, each averaging around 1.5 cm across,
Lillianite with Cosalite and Chalcopyrite
$2,000
 Baita mining district, Bihor County
A very fine specimen containing two rare lead-bismuth sulphosalts, Lillianite and Cosalite with brassy
Chalcopyrite with Fluorite on Siderite
$750
 Carn Brea Mine, England
A terrific combination specimen of Fluorite, Chalcopyrite and Siderite on a dark green-grey chloritised matrix
Galena
$3,500
 Cornwall, England
A well crystallised Galena from the Chiverton Mines, east of Perranzabuloe near Perranporth, 
Galena
$150
 Coldstones Quarry, UK
Two large lead-grey dodecahedral Galena crystals, measuring 1.8 and 2.2 cm wide, perched on a flat plate of
Chalcocite
$600
 St Ives Consols, England
A delicate and beautiful miniature of micro-crystals of Chalcocite from St. Ives Consols mine, just west of
Galena with Quartz
$400
 Rotherhope Fell Mine, England
A specimen of solid steel-grey Galena forming tightly intergrown cubic crystals from Rotherhope Fell mine,
Calcite with Marcasite
$150
 Parc Mine, Wales
Composite scalenohedral Calcite crystals of between 5 to 10 mm tall cover a plate of Calcite matrix from Parc
Calcite with Marcasite
$300
 Parc Mine, Wales
Stacked parallel blades of translucent milky white Calcite form a petal-like array on top of a thin matrix
Sphalerite
$175
 Force Crag Mine, England
Superb jet-black, highly lustrous Sphalerite crystals cover the entire length of a dark grey matrix coated in
Baryte with Calcite on Galena
$2,500
 New Glencrieff Mine, Scotland
Two magnificent groups of bladed, opaque, snow-white Baryte forming two ball-like rosettes of approximately 8
Proustite with Native Arsenic
$2,000
 Schlema, Germany
A gorgeous small miniature of beautifully gemmy blood-red Proustite crystals as choice clusters scattered over
Proustite
$2,500
 Schlema-Hartenstein District, Germany
A superb thumbnail of crystallised Proustite from the Schlema-Hartenstein District of Erzgebirgskreis in
Argyrodite
$3,500
 Himmelsfürst Mine, Germany
Argyrodite is an uncommon silver-germanium sulphide (Ag8GeS6) and this excellent specimen is from its type
Nagyágite
$750
 Baia de Aries, Romania
Nagyágite is a rare and complex lead-antimony-gold-tellurium sulphide and forms large bright silver
Betekhtinite
$500
 Dzhezkazgan Mining District, Kazakhstan
An excellent and very representative specimen of the rare mineral Betekhtinite, a copper-iron-lead sulphide,
Pyrite with Quartz
$200
 Greystone Quarry, UK
Greystone quarry is situated a little to the south of Launceston in central north Cornwall and works an area
Tennantite
$300
 Wheal Jewel, England
An excellent miniature of greyish-black to steely-grey Tennantite, as equant crystals forming a piled-up mound
Pyrite with Quartz
$100
 Greystone Quarry, UK
A good and representative well crystallised Pyrite with Quartz from Greystone quarry at Lezant, near to
Bornite
$1,000
 Carn Brea Mine, England
Well crystallised Bornite is not common, especially from Cornwall, making this cabinet specimen a fine example
Galena
$250
 Cloud Hill Quarry, England
Cloud Hill Quarry at Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire has become a modern classic because of the
Spessartine Garnet in Galena
$7,500
 North Mine, New South Wales
Spessartine Garnet in Galena is one of the most readily recognisable specimens from the world-famous mines at
Alabandite
$2,500
 Zinc Corporation Mine, Australia
A terrific specimen of the rare manganese sulphide Alabandite from the Zinc Corporation mine at Broken Hill,
Manganoan Calcite with Pyrite
$400
 Broken Hill, Australia
A long and narrow group of sub-vertical, translucent pale pink Manganoan Calcite crystals form a jagged
Pyrite on Calcite
$1,500
 Zinc Corporation Mine, Australia
A great specimen of Calcite from the Zinc Corporation mine at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia,