Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides


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 Lengenbach Quarry, Switzerland
This gorgeous example of gemmy Sphalerite is from the world famous Lengenbach quarry at Fäld in the Binn
Phosgenite in Galena
 Monteponi Mine, Sardinia
A gorgeous tight cluster of transparent gemmy Phosgenite crystals fill a 2.5 x 1.5 cm vug in a matrix of
 Schlema-Hartenstein District, Germany
A superb thumbnail of crystallised Proustite from the Schlema-Hartenstein District of Erzgebirgskreis in
 Mogul Mine, Ireland
A superb miniature of cuboctahedral Galena crystals from the famous discovery at Mogul mine in the Silvermines
Galena with Slickenside
 Grassington, UK
A small cabinet size slab of Calcite, Fluorite and Galena veinstone with one side featuring a solid face of
Chalcopyrite var. Blister Copper
 Tincroft Mine, England
Spherical crystals of Chalcopyrite up to 1 cm in diameter form a mound of Blister Copper from Tincroft mine in
Sphalerite with Quartz and Dolomite
 Alston Moor, England
Excellent individual, complex and lustrous black Sphalerite crystals to 1.5 cm are scattered over an elongated
 Carrock Mine, England
Joséite is a rare bismuth-tellurium sulphide which occurred in the mineralised veins worked in Carrock
Boulangerite on Rhodochrosite with Quartz
 Trepca Complex, Kosovo
Boulangerite is a quite amazing mineral with a delicacy which defies the ravages of geological time. 
Calcite with Pyrite
  Pribram, Czech Republic
A fabulous small miniature from the Příbram Mining District in the Czech Republic which demonstrates some
Covellite with Colusite, Bornite and Quartz
 Butte, USA
Colusite is a rare copper vanadium arsenic sulphide which occurs on this large miniature as tiny golden-bronze
Argentopyrite and Pyrargyrite
 Pöhla-Tellerhäuser Mine, Saxony
An interesting miniature of crystallised Argentopyrite and Pyrargyrite from the Pöhla-Tellerhäuser mine in the
Calcite on Galena
 Jakobsglücker Gang, Germany
This small cabinet Calcite on Galena is a super little specimen from the famous Samson mine in the St.
 Alberoda, Saxony
The Alberoda uranium mining district is situated 30 km southwest of Chemnitz and about the same distance north
Tetrahedrite on Galena
 Bleialf, Rhineland-Palatinate
A pleasing combination of well crystallised Tetrahedrite and Galena, the former overgrowing the latter. 
 Bonsall Moor Quarry, Derbyshire
Bonsall Moor quarry in Derbyshire, England, is best known for the magnificent axe-head Calcite crystals
Galena on Quartz
 Padstow Consols, UK
A rare specimen of crystallised Galena on Quartz from Padstow Consols, an old mine by the coast, just over 2
Pyrite with Quartz
 Greystone Quarry, UK
Greystone quarry is situated a little to the south of Launceston in central north Cornwall and works an area
Phosgenite on Galena
 Monteponi Mine, Italy
The lead chloro-carbonate, Phosgenite, is a firm favourite among mineral collectors and the Monteponi mine,
Calcite with Pyrite
  Pribram, Czech Republic
An aesthetic and mineralogically fascinating small miniature Calcite with Pyrite from the Příbram Mining
 Vojtěch Mine, Bohemia
A 7 mm long crystal of Diaphorite, a rare silver-lead-antimony sulphosalt, sits flat in a Quartz crystal-lined
  Pribram, Czech Republic
A terminated, highly lustrous, 5 x 3 x 3 mm Proustite crystal nestles in a shallow vug within a white Calcite
Ludlamite on Pyrite
 Huanuni mine, Bolivia
Most collectors are more than familiar with the iron phosphate Ludlamite, but to have crystals set on a matrix
Cassiterite with Sphalerite and Quartz
 Viloco Mine, Bolivia
This intriguing miniature Cassiterite with Sphalerite and Quartz is from the Viloco mine, a mine set in the
 Viboras Mine, Potosí Department
The Viboras mine, which still works a silver deposit at Machacamarca in the Potosí Department of Bolivia, is
Siegenite with Chalcopyrite, Galena and Dolomite
 Sweetwater Mine, USA
Although the Sweetwater mine at Ellington in Missouri, USA, is a lead-zinc producer, it is perhaps most
Acanthite with Native Silver
 Colquechaca, Bolivia
This fine cabinet specimen of jet black Acanthite, very richly coated and pervaded with wire Native Silver, is
Rammelsbergite with Erythrite and Stephanite
 Medenec (Kupferberg), Bohemia
An interesting combination of Rammelsbergite with Erythrite and Stephanite from Medenec in the Krušné Hory
Arsenopyrite with Muscovite, Siderite and Ferberite
 Panasqueira Mine, Portugal
This terrific cabinet Arsenopyrite with Muscovite, Siderite and Ferberite is a delightful and well-priced
 Coldstones Quarry, UK
Two large lead-grey dodecahedral Galena crystals, measuring 1.8 and 2.2 cm wide, perched on a flat plate of
 Carn Brea Mine, England
Well crystallised Bornite is not common, especially from Cornwall, making this cabinet specimen a fine example
 St Ives Consolidated Mines, England
A remarkable specimen of Arsenopyrite from the St. Ives Consolidated mines by St. Ives in western Cornwall,
 Leadhills, Scotland
An intergrown crystal of Galena with a typical silvery-grey metallic lustre with minor white Calcite, so
Tennantite on Chalcopyrite
 Wheal Jewel, England
A sparkling metallic, grey intergrown druse of crystalline Tennantite mostly covers the display face of this
Pyrite with Galena and Fluorite
 Blackdene Mine, England
Beautiful aesthetic druses of lustrous cubic, brassy-gold Pyrite crystals of 2 to 3 mm are draped over a rich
 Moly Hill Mine, Canada
I think the technical description for this superbly terminated Molybdenite crystal is Wow!  It’s a real
Siderite with Galena
  Pribram, Czech Republic
From the Příbram Mining District in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic, a stunning small
Calcite with Pyrite and Siderite
  Pribram, Czech Republic
I think this is what is termed a “real cutie!”.  From the classic European mining district around Příbram
Fluorite with Quartz and Pyrite
 Wheal Mary Ann, England
Two large intersecting, part cubic crystals of pale apple-green Fluorite, completely coated with a 3 mm deep
Cinnabar on Dolomite with Quartz (repaired)
 Tongren Prefecture, Guizhou Province
This eye-catching specimen has a superb 1.3 x 1.0 x 0.8 cm crystal of the mercury sulphide Cinnabar set in a
Fluorite with Sphalerite and Pyrite inclusions
 Ladywash Mine, England
This cabinet specimen of Fluorite with Sphalerite and Pyrite inclusions could be from no where else but
Calcite with Chalcopyrite (cleaved section)
 Black Ox Mine, UK
Black Ox mine is one of Derbyshire’s lesser-known mineral localities, situated only about 1 km to the
Galena on Quartz ps. after Baryte
 Herodsfoot Mine, England
A cabinet specimen from Herodsfoot mine at Lanreath in Cornwall, England, displaying fine pseudomorphs of
Fluorite with Chalcopyrite and Galena
 Blackdene Mine, County Durham
A beautiful large cabinet or even museum-sized specimen of Galena on Fluorite and Chalcopyrite from Blackdene
Pyrite with Marcasite on Quartz
 South Crofty Mine, England
An attractive large miniature of golden-silver acicular crystals of Marcasite to about 1 mm long scattered
Sphalerite with Quartz
 New Glencrieff Mine, Scotland
Just the mention of Wanlockhead generates excitement amongst collectors of British minerals because good
Quartz with Bornite and Chalcopyrite
 Caradon Mines, England
An excellent, rare large cabinet specimen of brassy metallic yellow Chalcopyrite crystals measuring to 1.2 cm
 New Glencrieff Mine, Scotland
A very typical but rare specimen of intergrown cuboctahedral bright metallic grey Galena crystals from New