Mixed Minerals

US$    € EURO    ¥ YEN    £ POUND    CAN$    AUS$    Note


2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


A834 - Kunzite $ 150 (=~ CAN$ 0) SOLD
Kunar Prov., Afghanistan
thumbnail - 3.1 x 2.3 x 0.9 cm


Kunzite from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/a834a.jpg] Kunzite from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/a834b.jpg] Kunzite from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/a834c.jpg]

Gem quality pink Kunzite crystal with an exceptionally well formed termination, complete on all sides. So many of these are partially etched and irregular in shape, so it is nice to see such a well formed crystal as this.
2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


AF901 - Tanzanite on Diopside $ 1200 (=~ CAN$ 0) SOLD
Merelani Hills, Arusha Region, Tanzania
miniature - 3.5 x 2.8 x 2.1 cm


Tanzanite on Diopside from Merelani Hills, Arusha Region, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/af901a.jpg] Tanzanite on Diopside from Merelani Hills, Arusha Region, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/af901b.jpg] Tanzanite on Diopside from Merelani Hills, Arusha Region, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/af901c.jpg]

Diopside crystal cluster on Graphite with a gemmy blue 1.2cm Tanzanite. Superb combination piece.


2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


AF904 - Chrome Tourmaline $ 300 (=~ CAN$ 0) SOLD
Landani, Tanzania
thumbnail - 1.5 x 1.2 x 1.1 cm


Chrome Tourmaline from Landani, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/af904a.jpg] Chrome Tourmaline from Landani, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/af904b.jpg] Chrome Tourmaline from Landani, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/af904c.jpg]

Intense, emerald green Tourmaline crystal, gemmy and well formed with especially good color. "Chrome" Tourmaline is actually a vanadium rich Uvite/Dravite Tourmaline. private_notes


2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


NA303 - Benitoite $ 90 (=~ CAN$ 0) SOLD
Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California
thumbnail - 2 x 1.8 x 1 cm


Benitoite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na303a.jpg] Benitoite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na303b.jpg] Benitoite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na303c.jpg]

Translucent blue Benitoite crystals to 1.1cm on matrix.
2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


NA304 - Neptunite $ 800 (=~ CAN$ 0)
Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California
small cabinet - 5.4 x 4.6 x 3.5 cm


Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na304a.jpg] Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na304b.jpg] Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na304c.jpg] Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na304d.jpg] Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na304e.jpg]

Unusually stout Neptunite crystals in thick clusters. Fine and undamaged.


2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


NA305 - Neptunite $ 600 (=~ CAN$ 0)
Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California
small cabinet - 5.5 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm


Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na305a.jpg] Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na305b.jpg] Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na305c.jpg]

Unusually stout Neptunite crystals in thick clusters. Fine quality with main cluster undamaged and damage to backside of small cluster.


2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


NA306 - Benitoite, Neptunite, Joaquinite SOLD
Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California
small cabinet - 5.5 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm


Benitoite, Neptunite, Joaquinite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na306a.jpg] Benitoite, Neptunite, Joaquinite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na306b.jpg] Benitoite, Neptunite, Joaquinite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na306c.jpg]

A single long Neptunite is the main feature on this piece, and it's a major Neptunite, about as big as they get at 4.3cm long. Attached to the side of the Neptunite is a Benitoite and on the Benitoite is a Joaquinite.


2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


NA307 - Benitoite, Neptunite $ 350 (=~ CAN$ 0) SOLD
Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California
miniature - 3.6 x 2.7 x 1.8 cm


Benitoite, Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na307a.jpg] Benitoite, Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na307b.jpg] Benitoite, Neptunite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California [db_pics/pics/na307c.jpg]

Aethetic groupling on long, upright Neptunite crystals. The front crystal is 2.2cm and double terminated.


2018-10-21 23:57:35 (PDT): Notice: Undefined index: cand: /mnt/vol-97eb4796/data/mm/www.marinmineral.com/s_present_common.php: line 53


NA308 - Tetrahedrite $ 90 (=~ CAN$ 0) SOLD
Cerro Gordo, Inyo Co., California
thumbnail - 0.7 x 0.7 x 0.7 cm


Tetrahedrite from Cerro Gordo, Inyo Co., California [db_pics/pics/na308a.jpg] Tetrahedrite from Cerro Gordo, Inyo Co., California [db_pics/pics/na308b.jpg] Tetrahedrite from Cerro Gordo, Inyo Co., California [db_pics/pics/na308c.jpg]

Single floater Terahedrite with unusual form. Ex. James Moyer collection in Perky box.



©2010-2018 Marin Mineral