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Quartz
$750
 Warstein, Germany
These two intergrown, double terminated, opaque milky Quartz crystals are from one of the quarries close to
Manganite
$700
 Ilfeld, Germany
Some of the best specimens of Manganite in the world have come from Ilfeld in the Harz Mountains of central
Pyrargyrite
$450
 St. Andreasberg, Germany
This thumbnail specimen of the silver-antimony sulphosalt Pyrargyrite forms a continuous series with
Whewellite included with Smythite?
$900
 Ronneburg Uranium deposit, Germany
If you have been looking for a good specimen of the rare, hydrated calcium oxalate Whewellite, then this, I
Acanthite
$1,200
 Freiberg, Germany
Acanthite is the low temperature silver sulphide dimorph of Argentite and in this rich example occurs as crude
Fluorite with Quartz
$600
 Marienschacht Mine, Germany
An aesthetic group of dark blackcurrant-purple, cubic crystals of Fluorite to 8 mm on edge, form a long,
Stephanite
$450
 Niederschlema, Germany
This thumbnail specimen of the silver antimony sulphosalt Stephanite, is a great example of this rare mineral
Hematite with Rutile
$250
 Cavradi Gorge, Grischun
Two tiny root beer-brown, terminated Rutile crystals sit flat against a 2 cm tall metallic black Hematite
Anatase on Faden Quartz
$300
This delightful small miniature/large thumbnail of the titanium dioxide Anatase on Faden Quartz is a Swiss
Fluorite with Baryte
$400
 Frisch Glück adit (Adit 134), Saxony
A great example of deep blackberry Fluorite from the Frisch Glück Adit, a haulage and ventilation adit driven
Potassium Feldspar
$250
 Zillertal, Austria
This really is an unusual and beautiful specimen of Adularia from the Zillertal Valley in the Tyrol, Austria.
Epidote with Adularia and Amphibole var. Byssolite
$200
 Knappenwand, Austria
A delicate thumbnail of interwoven, deep-lime to bottle-green Epidote crystals with tiny clusters of pure
Pyrite
$500
 Navajún, La Rioja
Many moons ago I had the pleasure of collecting close to the village of Navajún in the La Rioja district of
Aragonite var. Flos Ferri
$650
 Eisenerz, Styria
A captivating small cabinet specimen of snow-white Flos Ferri forming towering structures of interwoven rods,
Proustite with Stephanite, Argentopyrite and Arsenopyrite
$850
 Niederschlema, Germany
The mine at Niederschlema in Saxony, Germany lay south-west of Chemnitz and a little north of Germany’s border
Quartz
$500
 Bächenstock, Uri
This Quartz crystal from Bächenstock in the Rien Valley of Switzerland has superb optical quality and can be
Aragonite var. Flos Ferri
$950
 Styrian Erzberg, Austria
This beautiful small cabinet specimen of snow-white Flos Ferri is from the famous locality of Styrian Erzberg
Hematite var. Kidney Ore
$6,500
 Cleator Moor Iron Mine, Cumbria
The village of Cleator Moor lies halfway between the west Cumbrian towns of Frizington and Egremont and had
Calcite
$2,500
 Wanlockhead, Scotland
The Leadhills-Wanlockhead ore field in southern Scotland is a favourite amongst collectors of British
Chalcedony on Quartz
$800
 Wheal Drea, England
Wheal Drea, part of the Wheal Owls group, lies close to the high cliff tops of the Atlantic coast in south
Fluorite
$1,200
 Heights Quarry, England
If you have been looking for something unusual from the famous Heights quarry at Westgate in Weardale, or even
Fluorite
$1,000
 Frazer's Hush Mine, Co. Durham
Although Frazer’s Hush mine only began operations in the early 1970’s, then eventually closing in 1999,
Calcite
$3,500
 Banana Slide, England
The Banana Slide was a richly mineralised fault zone at 400 m depth, extending some 1.6 km to the east of
Fluorite
$4,000
 Heights Mine, Co. Durham
This large miniature Fluorite is a stunning example of colour zoning from the famous Height's mine, close to
Botallackite
$1,500
 Cligga Mine, England
A weathered plate of mottled Cligga Head granite, its top surface richly coated with deep green-teal-blue
Hematite var. Specularite
$1,700
 Florence Mine, England
Arguably, the most iconic mineral from the West Cumbrian iron ore field is that of Specularite or Specular
Fluorite with Calcite and Quartz
$900
 Blackdene Mine, County Durham
The underlying convoluted architecture of a banded light and dark grey limestone matrix manifests as a
Calcite
$1,500
 Liskeard, England
A magnificent large cabinet specimen of Cornish Calcite from the mines close to, and a little north east of
Fluorite
$1,500
 Hilton Mine, England
A large cabinet specimen of pale amber to mild lemon Fluorite crystals, frequently grading to translucent
Fluorite
$3,000
 West Pasture Mine, Co. Durham
Of all Weardale’s Fluorite localities, specimens from the West Pasture mine, just north of Stanhope, are
Galena on Fluorite
$850
 Blackdene Mine, County Durham
Blackdene mine is adjacent to the small village of Ireshopeburn by the River Wear, from which the name
Fluorite
$950
 Hilton Mine, England
Yellow Fluorite from Hilton mine in the Northern Pennine Orefield needs no introduction, although the wide
Baryte
$1,750
 Parkside Mine, England
Most Baryte from the mines within the West Cumberland Iron Field is so characteristic of this area that it can
Fluorite
$4,000
 Heights Mine, Co. Durham
This specimen of Height’s mine green Fluorite is up there amongst the best because of a large, perfect
Pyromorphite
$700
 Roughton Gill Area, England
Minerals from the Caldbeck Fells are highly prized by collectors, especially now collecting is completely
Galena on Fluorite
$800
 Blackdene Mine, County Durham
Blackdene mine is adjacent to the small village of Ireshopeburn by the River Wear, from which the name
Hematite var. Kidney Ore
$800
 Florence Mine, England
The botryoidal variety of Hematite known as Kidney Ore was found throughout Florence mine, just east of the
Pyrite with Marcasite on Quartz
$400
 South Crofty Mine, England
An attractive large miniature of golden-silver acicular crystals of Marcasite to about 1 mm long scattered
Olivenite
$480
 Wheal Unity, Cornwall
This extremely rich Olivenite on iron stained milky Quartz veinstone is from Wheal Unity, one of the local
Fluorite
$500
 West Pasture Mine, Co. Durham
Of all Weardale’s Fluorite localities, specimens from the West Pasture mine, just north of Stanhope, are
Calcite
$225
 Stank Mine, England
Stank mine lies in the southern West Cumbrian iron ore field, somewhat south of the more famous
Fluorite
$400
 Hilton Mine, England
Yellow Fluorite from Hilton mine in Scordale in eastern Cumbria is recognised and loved around the
Native Copper
$125
 Cornwall, England
This small miniature flattened plate of crystallised Native Copper is from Cornwall, but a more specific
Malachite
$300
 Greystone Quarry, UK
Greystone Quarry, more usually called Greystones quarry by collectors, is situated a little to the south-east
Hematite var. Specularite
$200
 Florence Mine, England
Specularite is the black, crystallised variety of Hematite and this is a great miniature specimen, ideal for
Witherite
$150
 A4119 road cutting, Rhondda-Cynon-Taff (Glamorgan)
Occasionally minerals specimens are found in unexpected new locations following engineering work which has
Mendipite
$200
 Torr Works Quarry, England
This small cabinet specimen is a fine example of the rare lead oxyhalide, Mendipite, named for the Mendip
Galena on Fluorite
$350
 Derbyshire, England
This interesting specimen of sharp cubic Galena crystals richly covering a bed of colourless Fluorite crystals