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Fluorite with Quartz
$800
 Milky Way Pocket, Co. Durham
Fluorite found in the Milky Way Pocket at Diana Maria mine is always very dark in colour, be this dark purple
Fluorite
$400
 Jakub’s Pocket, UK
A beautiful interpenetrant blue and yellow zoned Fluorite twin from Jakub’s Pocket, discovered during
Quartz with Hematite
$500
 Egremont, Cumbria
A fine example of double terminated Quartz crystals richly covering a bed of Specular Hematite from the iron
Baryte
$250
 Hilton Mine, England
A transparent, terminated tabular Baryte crystal with many visible internal fractures along the cleavage lines
Cassiterite
$250
 Harriet Lode, UK
This rich large miniature specimen of bright, sparkling Cassiterite crystals of the variety known as Diamond
Fluorite
$1,200
 Jakub’s Pocket, UK
This simply delightful blue and yellow zoned Fluorite crystal is from Jakub’s Pocket, discovered during
Azurite with Malachite
$300
 Tynagh Mine, Ireland
I always enjoy seeing specimens from Tynagh mine at Killimor in County Galway, Ireland, perhaps because I was
Cassiterite
$250
 Old Beam Mine, England
Looking at this small cabinet specimen of Cassiterite on a partly kaolinized granite matrix, it is apparent it
Fluorite
$600
 Minty Cheesecake Pocket, County Durham
A fabulous cabinet specimen of minty green dappled cream Fluorite from the most appropriately named Minty
Galena
$400
 Bonsall Moor Quarry, Derbyshire
Bonsall Moor quarry in Derbyshire, England, is best known for the magnificent axe-head Calcite crystals
Cassiterite (3 specimens)
$350
 Geevor Mine, England
Three rich, run-of-mine Cassiterite ore specimens from Geevor mine at Pendeen, Cornwall, England.  The
Galena on Quartz
$300
 Padstow Consols, UK
A rare specimen of crystallised Galena on Quartz from Padstow Consols, an old mine by the coast, just over 2
Olivenite
$1,500
 Redruth, England
A great old timer from the St. Day mining district of the copper arsenate Olivenite, forming tapered acicular
Fluorite with Quartz
$900
 Blackdene Mine, England
Blackdene mine, close to the village of Ireshopeburn in Weardale, County Durham, England, is known for its
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
Baryte with Dolomite
$500
 Frizington, England
A pleasing double terminated crystal of bladed Baryte sits across a matrix of pink-white crystalline
Fluorite with Marcasite and Pyrite Inclusions
$500
 Ladywash Mine, England
A fine small cabinet specimen of Fluorite from Ladywash mine at Eyam in Derbyshire, England. Intergrown
Native Iron
$650
 Bühl, Germany
Despite the abundance of iron in the Earth’s crust, Native Iron is exceedingly rare.  Such deposits are
Azurite with Malachite
$2,000
 Chessy-les-Mines, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
One of France’s most classic mineralogical sites is that at Chessy-les-Mines in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Cassiterite
$300
 Camborne, England
This well crystallised Cassiterite comes with no specific mine name but is from the Camborne mining district
Haüyne
$500
 Albano Lake crater, Italy
This small miniature/large thumbnail of the sodium-calcium-aluminium silicate-sulphate is from the Albano Lake
Phosgenite on Galena
$400
 Monteponi Mine, Italy
The lead chloro-carbonate, Phosgenite, is a firm favourite among mineral collectors and the Monteponi mine,
Dolomite
$500
 Eugui, Spain
Spain is renowned for its magnificent Dolomite crystals and the area around Eugui, southeast of San Sebastian,
Calcite with Pyrite
$250
  Pribram, Czech Republic
An aesthetic and mineralogically fascinating small miniature Calcite with Pyrite from the Příbram Mining
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz
$500
 Göscheneralp, Uri
Beautifully crystallised Quartz is a Swiss classic and occurs in Alpine fissures throughout its mountainous
Titanite with Rutile, Actinolite and K Feldspar var. Adularia
$4,500
 Teufelsmühle, Salzburg
The mindat page shows an excellent photo by Günter Grundmann of the Teufelsmühle and to put it mildly, it
Paraguanajuatite
$500
 Falun Mine, Sweden
The extremely rare mineral Paraguanajuatite is a bismuth selenide and I don’t ever recall handling one
Ilvaite
$2,500
 Rio Marina, Italy
Ilvaite is a calcium-iron silicate and this superb crystal is from its type locality at Rio Marina on the Isle
Calcite with Quartz
$1,200
 Juchem Quarry, Germany
This charming and cutely aesthetic miniature Calcite perched on top of Quartz crystals is from Juchem quarry,
Diaphorite
$4,000
 Vojtěch Mine, Bohemia
A 7 mm long crystal of Diaphorite, a rare silver-lead-antimony sulphosalt, sits flat in a Quartz crystal-lined
Calcite with Quartz and Dolomite
$1,100
 Příbram District, Czech Republic
Příbram has produced a myriad of wonderful Calcite habits and varieties over the centuries and this beautiful
Pyrite on Quartz
$450
 Příbram District, Czech Republic
This highly attractive old specimen of botryoidal Pyrite is from the silver mining district of Příbram in the
Proustite
$400
  Pribram, Czech Republic
A terminated, highly lustrous, 5 x 3 x 3 mm Proustite crystal nestles in a shallow vug within a white Calcite
Siderite with Calcite
$500
  Pribram, Czech Republic
Razor-sharp, rhombohedral Siderite crystals form a slightly domed cluster with small colourless to pale
Cerussite
$1,750
 Siegen, North Rhine-Westphalia
Iron-stained crystals of Cerussite are scattered across a rusty, chocolate-brown surface coating a dark grey
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
Cassiterite with Sphalerite and Quartz
$650
 Viloco Mine, Bolivia
This intriguing miniature Cassiterite with Sphalerite and Quartz is from the Viloco mine, a mine set in the
Hübnerite with Quartz
$3,500
 Mundo Nuevo, Peru
The manganese-tungsten oxide Hübnerite forms high quality crystals in the tungsten deposits close to the town
Bournonite
$250
 Viboras Mine, Potosí Department
The Viboras mine, which still works a silver deposit at Machacamarca in the Potosí Department of Bolivia, is
Uvite Tourmaline on Quartz
$4,500
 Brumado, Brazil
Uvite is a member of the Tourmaline Group and on this cabinet specimen forms three excellent green crystals
Cassiterite
$300
 Huanuni mine, Bolivia
Highly lustrous, metallic jet-black crystals of Cassiterite measuring to 1.5 cm form a miniature domed mass
Rhodochrosite
$1,200
 N'Chwaning Mines, South Africa
A thumbnail specimen of bubbly dark strawberry red to pumpkin orange Rhodochrosite envelopes a mainly hidden
Dioptase on Calcite
$3,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This excellent example of bright emerald green Dioptase crystals on white Calcite is from the world famous
Fluor-liddicoatite
$4,500
 Estatoby (Antanetinilapa), Madagascar
The rare tourmaline species Fluor-liddicoatite is the fluorine analogue of Liddicoatite and this magnificent
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
Ephesite
$2,000
 Postmasburg Manganese Field, South Africa
A superbly rich, small cabinet specimen of the rare mica silicate Ephesite from the Postmasburg Manganese