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Sphalerite on Chalcopyrite with Quartz
$180
 Banska Stiavnica Co, Slovakia
An interesting miniature of Sphalerite on Chalcopyrite with Quartz from the Banská Štiavnica polymetallic
Rutile
$450
 Pfitsch Pass, Austria
This incredibly rich Rutile is from the famed Pfitsch Pass in Zillertal, North Tyrol, Austria.  It
Quartz var. Eisenkiesel on Fluorite
$5,000
 Wölsendorf Fluorite Mining District, Bavaria
A magnificent, large cabinet display specimen of the Eisenkiesel variety of Quartz, richly covering a bed of
Azurite with Tetrahedrite
$550
  Kamsdorf, Thuringia
Deep royal blue micro-crystallised Azurite with sea green Malachite forms a pervading druse over pyramidal
Skutterudite var. Smaltite (Repaired x1)
$950
 Richelsdorf District, Germany
Bright metallic silvery grey crystals of Skutterudite, variety Smaltite, are densely intergrown and display
Dyscrasite
$600
 Uranium Mine No. 21, Central Bohemia Region
Dyscrasite is a rare silver antimonide, an alloy of silver and antimony, and in this beautiful miniature forms
Sphalerite with Calcite
$300
 Joplin Field, Missouri
The Joplin Field is one of the classic areas of the Tri-State District in Missouri, USA and this excellent
Calcite with Boulangerite
$150
 Herja Mine, Romania
Like so many intensely dark mineral specimens, it is only when you take that closer look does their true
Fluorapatite with Quartz, Siderite, Arsenopyrite and Marcasite
$250
 Panasqueira Mine, Portugal
Panasqueira specimens never fail to please and this charming miniature continues the tradition!  The two
Bournonite with Sphalerite and Pyrite
$3,500
 Baia Sprie, Romania
The Baia Sprie mining region in Maramureș County, Romania is one of Europe's most famous ore deposits where
Adamite
$600
 Lavrion, Attikí Prefecture
Adamite occurs at most of the Lavrion mines and although specimens were relatively easy to find at surface up
Stibnite with Quartz
$950
 Herja Mine, Romania
Long acicular silver Stibnite crystals form an 8.5 cm divergent spray, speared mid-way by a terminated milky
Fluorite with Quartz
$1,700
 Frohnau, Saxony
Pale golden-honey to dark honey-lemon cubes of Fluorite form intergrown crystals over a matrix of massive
Aragonite
$350
 Cicov Hill, Bohemia
A magnificent, finely crystallised Aragonite from Číčov Hill in the Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech
Quartz with Chlorite inclusions
$300
 Mallnitz, Carinthia
A divergent array of Quartz crystals from Mallnitz in the Seebach Valley, Carinthia, Austria, with excellent
Acanthite
$3,500
 Banska Stiavnica (Schemnitz), Slovakia
A magnificent mass of platy Acanthite and Acanthite crystals, lightly dusted with microcrystalline Pyrite, all
Fluorapophyllite
$2,500
 St. Andreasberg, Germany
Pink translucent-gemmy crystals of Fluorapophyllite are richly scattered over a matrix of Quartz mixed with
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Chlorite
$2,000
 Giuv Valley, Switzerland
Well-developed blocky crystals of Smoky Quartz crystals form an intergrown cluster from the Giuv Valley, in
Calcite
$600
 Frizington, Cumbria
This rather superb, double sided Calcite is from the West Cumberland Iron Field in north-west England and
Fluorite with Dolomite
$8,500
 Ullcoats Mine, England
The West Cumberland Iron Field is known for its famous five ‘iconic’ species, one of which is gemmy blue
Danburite
$1,200
 Charcas, San Luis Potosí
Danburite is a calcium-boron silicate and some of the world’s best specimens have come from this mining
Baryte with Quartz
$1,500
 Jinkouhe, China
Whether you are a collector of Chinese minerals, Baryte or purely the aesthetic, this magnificent large
Pentagonite
$3,500
 Wagholi Quarries, Maharashtra
This amazing Pentagonite is from the Wagholi Quarries in the Pune District of Maharashtra State, India. 
Ephesite
$2,000
 Postmasburg Manganese Field, South Africa
A superbly rich, small cabinet specimen of the rare mica silicate Ephesite from the Postmasburg Manganese
Topaz
$5,000
 Murzinka Mine, Urals Region
An off-matrix terminated Topaz crystal of bright cornflower ice-blue from the Murzinka mine in the Prigorodny
Quartz with Dolomite and Siderite
$550
 Trepca Complex, Kosovo
An excellent and striking cabinet specimen displaying a slightly fanned, radiating cluster of gemmy to
Calcite
$1,000
 Pribram, Czech Republic
A circular domed cluster of translucent, colourless to light grey-white Calcite crystals from the Príbram
Calcite
$1,750
 St. Andreasberg, Germany
An excellent small cabinet specimen of intergrown, platy Calcite crystals standing edge-on across a porous,
Rhodochrosite on Sphalerite, Pyrite and Galena
$450
 Trepca Complex, Kosovo
There is no doubt this is one busy specimen with so much going on, a feast for the eye indeed. Rhodochrosite
$1,750
 St Andreasberg, Germany
A fine, large, sharply formed Calcite crystal with a pseudohexagonal habit on Galena from the classic St.
Rhodochrosite
$625
 Cavnic, Romania
A fine candyfloss pink Rhodochrosite from the Cavnic mining district in Maramureș County, Romania, comprising
Siderite on Quartz
$400
 Tincroft Mine, UK
Yet another quite different and splendid example of Siderite with fine Quartz crystals from Tincroft mine in
Siderite with Chalcopyrite on Fluorite
$600
 South Crofty Mine, England
For some reason I have a weakness for Cornish Siderites, especially those from the Camborne-Illogan-Redruth
Baryte with Dolomite
$500
 Frizington, Cumbria
This splendid blue and red Baryte crystal, partly encrusted with creamy Dolomite crystals, is from the iron
Fluorite
$550
 Rogerley Mine, England
Gemmy, light sea green cubic crystals of Fluorite cover a small ironstone matrix from Rogerley mine, close to
Cassiterite
$250
 Wheal Pendarves, England
Instantly, on lifting this specimen from Wheal Pendarves, it is apparent a good proportion is Cassiterite
Fluorite
$500
 Larkin's Quarry, Ireland
Larkin's quarry remained a totally unknown mineral locality until 2016 when blasting opened up magnificently
Calcite (twinned crystal)
$1,500
 Gillfoot Mine, England
Fabulous twinned Calcites from the West Cumbrian iron mines need little introduction as they are recognised
Phosgenite on Galena on Baryte
$3,500
 Bage Mine, England
A superb and rare specimen of the lead chlorocarbonate, Phosgenite, from Wirksworth near Cromford,
Fluorite with Quartz
$1,150
 Cambokeels Mine, England
Lustrous and gemmy lilac, interpenetrant-twinned Fluorite crystals measuring to 1.8 cm are aggregated and
Mimetite var. Campylite
$1,400
 Dry Gill Mine, England
A small cabinet specimen, rich in barrel-shaped crystals of mustard-lime-green Mimetite of the variety
Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite with Malachite
$750
 Bedford United Mine, England
Plush, red velvet-like mats of post box red Chalcotrichite, the acicular variety of Cuprite, cover areas of up
Calcite
$850
 Millclose Mine, England
A characteristic Calcite miniature from Millclose mine at Wensley, South Darley in Derbyshire, England,
Fluorite
$900
 Heights Mine, England
A curious miniature of interpenetrant twinned Fluorite crystals attached to a Calcite stalactite from the
Calcite on Dolomite with Quartz
$500
 Shangbao Mine, China
You may possibly have seen photographs of the entrance to Shangbao mine in Leiyang County, Hunan Province,
Fluorite with Calcite
$2,500
 Elmwood Mine, USA
I’ve been describing specimens for longer than I care to remember.  Given the infinite variety in which
Azurite
$400
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
This beautiful miniature Azurite from Tsumeb mine in Namibia forms three branching arms of intergrown, stacked
Ludlockite with Leiteite
$400
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
The rare minerals Ludlockite and Leiteite sit on top of a miniature block of Germanite ore from Tsumeb mine in