New Specimen Update 20 July 2018

18 July 2018

Hello All,

This weeks update features a choice selection of fine minerals from a variety of worldwide locations including:-

  • Lustrous and gemmy, tangerine Spessartine garnet crystals scattered over deep smoky Quartz crystals from the classic locality of Tongbei, China
  • A beautiful specimen of gem-clear, delicately purple-zoned cubic crystals of Fluorite sat between crystal aggregates of very lustrous rich-brown Sphalerite. A very fine specimen from Elmwood Mine, USA 
  • Stunning double terminated, bright and gemmy, golden acid-yellow Mimetite crystals from Pingtouling Mine, China
  • A superb Descloizite from the Berg Aukas Mine in Namibia. Excellent bright and lustrous, dark chocolate brown twinned arrow-habit crystals, measuring 2.7cm, form this stunning cabinet specimen
  • Classic light to mid-pink radial crystal of Inesite and as terminated crystals in specific areas, forming a very fine specimen of this uncommon material from the N'Chwaning Mines, South Africa
  • A superb specimen of stunning Cassiterite crystals with fantastic metallic lustre and of a rich dark brown with a hint of yellow to some areas. The Cassiterite crystals measure to 1.2cm and are pleasingly clustered and scattered over crystals of Quartz from the Viloco Mine, Bolivia

With many more specimens to see in the New Update  HERE.

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Our Next Show :

Our next major outing is to Denver in September.  This year, as in previous years, Crystal Classics will have two rooms, 225 and 227 for the "Denver Fine Mineral Show"  to be held at the Denver Marriott West Hotel from 12th - 15th September, 2018 and for the first time UK Mining Ventures Ltd will be exhibiting at the Denver Gem & Mineral Show (known as “The Main Show” at the Denver Mart) from 14th - 16th September, 2018.


From the Crystal Classics Team.


Author: HS
Categories: Updates