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Calcite
$150
 Blaengwynlais Quarry, Cardiff
A beautiful, tightly-clustered group of scalenohedral Calcite crystals from Blaengwynlais quarry at
Sphalerite with Galena on Quartz
$300
 Force Crag Mine, England
Blocky, well developed black crystals of Sphalerite are scattered over a bed of sub-2 mm, iron-stained Quartz
Marcasite ps. after Calcite
$150
 Axbridge Hill, Somerset
An interesting and rare Marcasite pseudomorph after Calcite from Axbridge Hill in the Mendip Hills, Somerset,
Aragonite
$250
 Cleator Moor, Cumbria
Like many west Cumbrian localities, the Cleator Moor iron mines have a quite limited suite of minerals, but
Cassiterite
$120
 St. Michael's Mount, England
A compact miniature which aptly demonstrates key mineralisation at the iconic landmark of St. Michael's Mount
Pyromorphite
$100
 Bwlch Glas Mine, Wales
Tiny apple-green acicular crystals of Pyromorphite, up to 1 mm, almost entirely cover the surface of an
Fluorite
$75
 Winnats Pass, Derbyshire
A most unusually crystallised thin film of purple Fluorite covers an angular shard of Carboniferous limestone
Fluorite
$300
 Hilton Mine, England
Sharp cubic crystals of semi-transparent to translucent Fluorite cover a roughly 12 x 9 cm surface of hard
Baryte
$750
 Frizington, England
A beautifully aesthetic small cabinet specimen of teal-blue Baryte crystals on a thin oval bed of
Cassiterite with Wolframite
$250
 Goonbarrow China Clay Pit, England
Black granular Cassiterite and lustrous black blades of Wolframite richly cover and pervade a block of remnant
Marcasite on Quartz
$150
 South Lode, Cornwall
A mound of spikey, hedgehog-like acicular Quartz crystals with apple-olive-green Chlorite inclusions, all
Goethite ps. after Marcasite
$250
 Wapping Mine, England
Cogwheel-like, angular crystals of rusty to dark chocolate-brown Goethite form excellent pseudomorphs after
Fluorite
$270
 Boltsburn Mine, England
Fluorite from Boltsburn mine at Rookhope in County Durham, is one of the top three most sought after
Malachite with Chrysocolla
$750
 Wheal Phoenix, England
Mammillary druses of Malachite form gently curved mounds over the Quartz crystal covered surface of a Quartz
Quartz
$150
 Abbeytown Mine & Quarry, County Sligo
A splendid, ex-matrix, single Quartz crystal, colourless but with a hint of smokiness and verging on Rock
Calcite
$300
 Sir Francis Level, North Yorkshire
A sawn and polished slice of banded, pale peppermint-green Calcite, collected by Arthur Russell in June
Linarite
$400
 Roughton Gill Mine, England
Lustrous, deep azure-blue platy crystals of Linarite line the rims of two vugs in a block or iron-stained vein
Quartz var. Babel Quartz
$450
 Bere Alston Mines, England
A block of part-crystallised, intergrown Quartz and Fluorite, both in shades of white and pale yellowish-cream
Baryte with Calcite
$200
 Peak Hill Cliff, England
A fine cluster of semi-transparent to mainly translucent, glassy, tan Baryte crystals nestle in an open and
Cerussite
$500
 Wheal Rose, Cornwall
An extremely rare location specimen of well crystallised Cerussite on massive Galena from Wheal Rose at
Mimetite var. Campylite
$150
 Dry Gill Mine, England
Rounded, curved crystals of light caramel-brown Mimetite, variety Campylite, with hints of mustard-yellow;
Chalcocite (19th Century Fake)
$1,250
 Levant Mine, England
Faked mineral specimens are not just a present day issue; they have a long history and tend to exist whenever
Crednerite
$300
 Torr Works Quarry, England
Black platy crystals of the copper-manganese oxide, Crednerite, are intermixed with black sooty manganese
Chalcophyllite
$275
 Wheal Gorland, England
A fine small miniature of turquoise-green Chalcophyllite crystals lining two vugs in a grey and tan,
Fluorite
$250
 Blackdene Mine, County Durham
A group of semi-transparent lilac Fluorite cubic crystals sit on a bed of sparkling, snow-white Quartz
Hematite var. Specularite
$200
 Florence Mine, England
A classic example of Specularite, the metallic bladed variety of Hematite from Florence mine near Egremont in
Chalcopyrite var. Blister Copper
$650
 St Agnes, Cornwall
A lovely example of Blister Copper, the botryoidal variety of Chalcopyrite from one of the rarer Cornish
Calcite
$450
 Stank Mine, England
A splendid, ex-matrix, water-clear and colourless Calcite crystal from Stank mine, near to Barrow-in-Furness,
Galena
$250
 Bonsall Moor Quarry, Derbyshire
A terrific group of chunky dodecahedral crystal of Galena crystals from Bonsall Moor quarry by the village of
Fluorite
$250
 Heights Mine, England
Transparent, very pale apple-green cubic crystals of Fluorite form a 5 cm long rib of inter-joined crystals
Azurite
$200
 Pikedaw-Grizedales Veins, North Yorkshire
A very rare specimen of Azurite from the Pikedaw-Grizedales Veins near Craven in North Yorkshire,
Boracite
$130
 Boulby Mine, England
A very rich and beautifully crystallised example of the magnesium borate, Boracite, from Boulby mine at Loftus
Cassiterite
$100
 Great Wheal Fortune, Cornwall
Great Wheal Fortune, close to the village of Breage and north-west of Helston, operated between 1855 and
Chalcophyllite with Malachite
$300
 Wheal Gorland, England
A terrific combination of the rare copper arsenate Chalcophyllite with botryoidal Malachite from Wheal Gorland
Baryte
$150
 Settlingstones Mine, Northumberland
A small miniature mound of opaque snow-white Baryte forms a feathered array of small crystals with a matt to
Pyromorphite
$175
 Wheal Alfred, England
Glassy, bright lime green crystals of Pyromorphite richly scattered over an iron-stained plate of milky Quartz
Fluorite with Pyrite and Quartz
$1,500
 Schönbrunn, Saxony
An aesthetic and impressive semi-transparent colourless Fluorite crystal measuring 2.4 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm sits
Quartz with Fluorapatite
$300
 Greifenstein Rocks, Germany
An interesting and rather historic specimen of good hexagonal Fluorapatite crystals stacked across two prism
Sphalerite with Quartz
$450
 Kranicher Gang, Lower Saxony
Intergrown flattish crystals of Sphalerite form a small plate with a dazzling metallic lustre and minor Quartz
Pyromorphite
$200
 Schauinsland Pb-Zn mining district, Baden-Württemberg
Micro-crystals of between 1 and 2 mm richly cover the heavily etched surface of a gossany iron-stained Quartz
Romanèchite
$350
 Adam Heber Mine, Saxony
A fine small miniature of botryoidal Romanèchite from the Adam Heber mine near Neustädtel in Saxony,
Pyrite
$500
 Bayerland Mine, Bavaria
Highly lustrous, octahedral Pyrite crystals of silver-white-gold richly cover a mound of light grey granular
Rhodochrosite with Malachite
$650
 Wolf Mine, Germany
A small but arresting miniature of dusty, cherry-red Rhodochrosite forming a gently undulating druse of ovoid
Calcite on Sphalerite var. Schalenblende
$350
 Diepenlinchen Mine, Germany
A very good miniature of well crystallised creamy-fawn translucent Calcite mostly covering a thin bed of brown
Baryte
$700
 Zobes-Bergen District, Saxony
This ex-matrix Baryte is strikingly different, being composed of intergrown highly flattened rhombic crystals
Native Silver
$950
 Vereinigt Feld, Saxony
A remarkably rich specimen of Native Silver from the "Vereinigt Feld", Johanngeorgenstadt, Erzgebirge, Saxony,
Pyromorphite
$1,200
 Zschopau, Germany
A charming specimen of thick-set Pyromorphite crystals from Zschopau in Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany, the type
Pyrolusite
$400
 Eisenkaute Mine, Rhineland-Palatinate
An amazing sculptural array of divergent sprays of steel-grey Pyrolusite from the Eisenkaute mine at