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T198 - Vanadinite $ 280
Mibladen, Morocco
small cabinet - 6.5 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm


Vanadinite from Mibladen, Morocco [db_pics/pics/t198a.jpg] Vanadinite from Mibladen, Morocco [db_pics/pics/t198b.jpg] Vanadinite from Mibladen, Morocco [db_pics/pics/t198c.jpg]

Lustrous red Vanadanite crystals on matrix. Crystals reach 1.2cm wide and are thick. A couple of the crystals at the bottom along the edge are damaged, but all the others, the vast majority, are good. Bright, showy translucent red crystals.


T199 - Chrysocolla psuedo. Malachite psuedo. Azurite $ 200 SOLD
Loputo Mine, Katanga, Congo
small cabinet - 7.5 x 6 x 4 cm


Chrysocolla psuedo. Malachite psuedo. Azurite from Loputo Mine, Katanga, Congo [db_pics/pics/t199a.jpg] Chrysocolla psuedo. Malachite psuedo. Azurite from Loputo Mine, Katanga, Congo [db_pics/pics/t199b.jpg] Chrysocolla psuedo. Malachite psuedo. Azurite from Loputo Mine, Katanga, Congo [db_pics/pics/t199c.jpg] Chrysocolla psuedo. Malachite psuedo. Azurite from Loputo Mine, Katanga, Congo [db_pics/pics/t199d.jpg]

Chrysocolla psuedomorphs on a matrix covered by Chrysocolla covered by drusy Quartz. These are much different than the larger, tabular psuedomorphs more commonly seen from this mine, in fact this is the only one like it I've seen. Good crystals on two sides.


T200 - Fluorite $ 280
Guyang, Hunan Prov., China
small cabinet - 5.5 x 5 x 3 cm


Fluorite from Guyang, Hunan Prov., China [db_pics/pics/t200a.jpg] Fluorite from Guyang, Hunan Prov., China [db_pics/pics/t200b.jpg] Fluorite from Guyang, Hunan Prov., China [db_pics/pics/t200c.jpg]

Stepped octahedral Fluorite crystals that are highly translucent with a beautiful green coloration. Undamaged.


T201 - Barite on Gaudyfroyite $ 400
N'Chwanning Mine, Kuruman, South Africa
small cabinet - 6 x 5 x 3.5 cm


Barite on Gaudyfroyite from N'Chwanning Mine, Kuruman, South Africa [db_pics/pics/t201a.jpg] Barite on Gaudyfroyite from N'Chwanning Mine, Kuruman, South Africa [db_pics/pics/t201b.jpg] Barite on Gaudyfroyite from N'Chwanning Mine, Kuruman, South Africa [db_pics/pics/t201c.jpg]

Solid Gaudyfroyite, with trace amount of red Andradite crystallized on both sides by Gaudyroyite crystals. Attached to the Gaudyroyite are white crystals of Barite that are frosted on the outside and more translucent on the inside


T202 - Sphene $ 200
San Quentin, Baja, Mexico
thumbnail - 2.2 x 2 x 0.6 cm


Sphene from San Quentin, Baja, Mexico [db_pics/pics/t202a.jpg] Sphene from San Quentin, Baja, Mexico [db_pics/pics/t202b.jpg]

Old specimen of Sphene (Titanite) from the coastal Pacific town of San Quentin in northern Baja California. A floater single crystal that is gemmy and has great green color. Hard to find crystal, first one I've ever owned.


T205 - Quartz over Malachite on Cobaltian Calcite $ 250 DISCOUNTED 40% OFF TO $ 150 SOLD
Mashamba West Mine, Katanga, Congo
miniature - 5 x 3.5 x 3.0 cm


Quartz over Malachite on Cobaltian Calcite from Mashamba West Mine, Katanga, Congo [db_pics/pics/t205a.jpg] Quartz over Malachite on Cobaltian Calcite from Mashamba West Mine, Katanga, Congo [db_pics/pics/t205b.jpg]

Quartz lined vug in bright pink Cobaltian Calcite with Quartz over Malachite in the center.


T206 - Emerald $ 1200 SOLD
Cosquez Mine, Boyaca Department, Columbia
small cabinet - 7 x 7 x 7 cm


Emerald from Cosquez Mine, Boyaca Department, Columbia [db_pics/pics/t206a.jpg] Emerald from Cosquez Mine, Boyaca Department, Columbia [db_pics/pics/t206b.jpg] Emerald from Cosquez Mine, Boyaca Department, Columbia [db_pics/pics/t206c.jpg] Emerald from Cosquez Mine, Boyaca Department, Columbia [db_pics/pics/t206d.jpg] Emerald from Cosquez Mine, Boyaca Department, Columbia [db_pics/pics/t206e.jpg]

Transparent Emerald crystals on grey Calcite with Pyrite. There are 5 Emeralds in the top display area that reach 2cm long and are undamaged.


T207 - Linarite $ 360 SOLD
Grand Reef Mine, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
thumbnail - 1 x 0.6 x 0.2 cm


Linarite from Grand Reef Mine, Graham Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t207a.jpg] Linarite from Grand Reef Mine, Graham Co., Arizona, USA [db_pics/pics/t207b.jpg]

Translucent electric blue single Linarite crystal with Quartz attached at the base. It has some contacting/indentations along the edges as seen, but is complete front and back with good luster and nice termination faces. Both sides shown.


T208 - Apatite on Clinozoisite $ 450 DISCOUNTED 40% OFF TO $ 270
Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Skardu, Pakistan
miniature - 3.7 x 2 x 1.3 cm


Apatite on Clinozoisite from Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/t208a.jpg] Apatite on Clinozoisite from Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/t208b.jpg] Apatite on Clinozoisite from Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/t208c.jpg]

Stacked tabular Apatite crystals grown around Clinozoisite crystals. Transparent, complete all around with glassy luster.


T210 - Quartz over Wulfenite $ 240 SOLD
M'Fouati, Democratic Republic of Congo
miniature - 4 x 3.5 x 3 cm


Quartz over Wulfenite from M'Fouati, Democratic Republic of Congo [db_pics/pics/t210a.jpg] Quartz over Wulfenite from M'Fouati, Democratic Republic of Congo [db_pics/pics/t210b.jpg] Quartz over Wulfenite from M'Fouati, Democratic Republic of Congo [db_pics/pics/t210c.jpg]

Drusy, coarse sized Quartz crystals coating 2 or 3 orange Wulfenite crystals.


T212 - Cobaltian Calcite $ 225
Bou Azzer, Morocco
miniature - 4 x 3.5 x 2 cm


Cobaltian Calcite from Bou Azzer, Morocco [db_pics/pics/t212a.jpg] Cobaltian Calcite from Bou Azzer, Morocco [db_pics/pics/t212b.jpg]

Elongated pink cobaltian Calcite crystals on matrix. Undamaged.



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