Selected Specimens

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TU108 - Gossular on Diopside $ 350 (=~ ¥ 34314)
Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada
miniature - 3.5 x 3.5 x 2.2 cm


Gossular on Diopside from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada [db_pics/pics/tu108a.jpg] Gossular on Diopside from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada [db_pics/pics/tu108b.jpg] Gossular on Diopside from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada [db_pics/pics/tu108c.jpg]

Transparent orange Grossular crystals associated with green Diopside.Grossular crystals are glassy and reach 13mm.


TU110 - Spessartine $ 650 (=~ ¥ 63725)
Navegadora Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
miniature - 4.9 x 3.5 x 2.3 cm


Spessartine from Navegadora Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/pics/tu110a.jpg] Spessartine from Navegadora Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/pics/tu110b.jpg] Spessartine from Navegadora Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/pics/tu110c.jpg] Spessartine from Navegadora Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/pics/tu110d.jpg]

Translucent red etched Spessartine crystal. Large sized for the find. Gorgeous growth patterns on all sides and a natural groove that runs right through the center.  These are no longer common, and pieces of this size were never common.


TU114 - Topaz $ 1400 (=~ ¥ 137255)
Yuno Mine, Shigar Valley, Pakistan
small cabinet - 5.8 x 5.1 x 4.2 cm


Topaz from Yuno Mine, Shigar Valley, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/tu114a.jpg] Topaz from Yuno Mine, Shigar Valley, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/tu114b.jpg] Topaz from Yuno Mine, Shigar Valley, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/tu114c.jpg] Topaz from Yuno Mine, Shigar Valley, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/tu114d.jpg]

Large glassy Topaz crystal with typical wedge shaped termination and large termination faces. A complete crystal but with damage to left back face, otherwise complete and undamaged. Beautiful crystal.


TU115 - Yugawaralite on Quartz $ 800 (=~ ¥ 78431)
Nasik, India
small cabinet - 6.5 x 6 x 3.5 cm


Yugawaralite on Quartz from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/tu115a.jpg] Yugawaralite on Quartz from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/tu115b.jpg] Yugawaralite on Quartz from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/tu115c.jpg] Yugawaralite on Quartz from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/tu115d.jpg]

4.5cm wide cluster of the rare mineral Yugawaralite on a well trimmed matrix covered by drusy Quartz. Undamaged.


TU119 - Cerussite $ 275 (=~ ¥ 26961)
Tsumeb, Namibia
thumbnail - 2.5 x 2.5 x 2.2 cm


Cerussite from Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/pics/tu119a.jpg] Cerussite from Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/pics/tu119b.jpg] Cerussite from Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/pics/tu119c.jpg]

Bright, glassy, and transparent Cerussite crystal, with another crystal behind. Ex. Willy Israel collection.


TU122 - Stilbite $ 400 (=~ ¥ 39216)
Nasik, India
small cabinet - 8 x 5 x 4 cm


Stilbite from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/tu122a.jpg] Stilbite from Nasik, India [db_pics/pics/tu122b.jpg]

Usually found in pink crystals, this red Stilbite is unusual in color and forms a 3.9cm cluster with a 1.9 cm individual crystal to the right side..


TU123 - Calcite with Jamesonite inclusions $ 250 (=~ ¥ 24510)
Herja, Romania
small cabinet - 5.5 x 5 x 3 cm


Calcite with Jamesonite inclusions from Herja, Romania [db_pics/pics/tu123a.jpg] Calcite with Jamesonite inclusions from Herja, Romania [db_pics/pics/tu123b.jpg] Calcite with Jamesonite inclusions from Herja, Romania [db_pics/pics/tu123c.jpg] Calcite with Jamesonite inclusions from Herja, Romania [db_pics/pics/tu123d.jpg]

Wavy, disk-shaped specimen of Calcite colored a dark grey by inclusions of Jamesonite. Super piece that is an undamaged floater with a smaller crystal sticking out of the front.


TU126 - Kunzite $ 450 (=~ ¥ 44118)
Kunar Prov., Afghanistan
thumbnail - 3 x 2.1 x 1.5 cm


Kunzite from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/tu126a.jpg] Kunzite from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/tu126b.jpg] Kunzite from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/tu126c.jpg] Kunzite from Kunar Prov., Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/tu126d.jpg]

Uniform, perfect Kunzite crystal. Complete all around with smooth, flat termination faces and no etching.


TU127 - Anapaite $ 300 (=~ ¥ 29412)
Kertch, Crimea, Russia
small cabinet - 7.8 x 5.5 x 3 cm


Anapaite from Kertch, Crimea, Russia [db_pics/pics/tu127a.jpg] Anapaite from Kertch, Crimea, Russia [db_pics/pics/tu127b.jpg] Anapaite from Kertch, Crimea, Russia [db_pics/pics/tu127c.jpg]

Translucent apple-green Anapaite on fossil bivalve. Way better than average specimen from the Marty Zinn collection with main Anapaite cluster 1.2cm across. As a bonus, on the backside there is another fossil with a small tan Barite crystal inside.


TU128 - Copper in Calcite $ 250 (=~ ¥ 24510)
Quincy Mine, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
miniature - 3.6 x 2 x 2 cm


Copper in Calcite from Quincy Mine, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA [db_pics/pics/tu128a.jpg] Copper in Calcite from Quincy Mine, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA [db_pics/pics/tu128b.jpg]

Scalenohedral Calcite included by bright Copper with hackly masses of Copper protruding from the Calcite.


LA100 - Lawsonite $ 250 (=~ ¥ 24510)
Mendocino County, California
cabinet - 12 x 8 x 3.5 cm


Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la100a.jpg] Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la100b.jpg] Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la100c.jpg]

Translucent pink orthorhombic crystals of Lawsonite to 5mm on Glaucophane.


LA103 - Lawsonite $ 200 (=~ ¥ 19608)
Mendocino County, California
small cabinet - 7 x 7 x 2.0 cm


Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la103a.jpg] Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la103b.jpg]

Translucent pink orthorhombic crystals of Lawsonite to 7mm on Glaucophane.


LA104 - Lawsonite $ 270 (=~ ¥ 26471)
Mendocino County, California
cabinet - 11.5 x 6.5 x 2.0 cm


Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la104a.jpg] Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la104b.jpg] Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la104c.jpg]

Translucent pink orthorhombic crystals of Lawsonite to 7mm on Glaucophane.


LA105 - Lawsonite $ 200 (=~ ¥ 19608)
Mendocino County, California
cabinet - 9.5 x 7 x 2.0 cm


Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la105a.jpg] Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la105b.jpg] Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la105c.jpg]

Translucent pink orthorhombic crystals of Lawsonite to 9mm on Glaucophane.


LA107 - Lawsonite $ 300 (=~ ¥ 29412)
Mendocino County, California
cabinet - 11 x 7 x 3.5 cm


Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la107a.jpg] Lawsonite from Mendocino County, California [db_pics/pics/la107b.jpg]

Translucent pink orthorhombic crystals of Lawsonite to 7mm on Glaucophane.



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