B606 - Cerussite $ 200
miniature - 3.7 x 2.5 x 2.3 cm
Uncommon Congo Cerussite featuring a 2cm sixling crystal on matrix.
B607 - Azurite with Malachite $ 1500
Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
cabinet - 10.5 x 6 x 3 cm
Azurite crystals too 2.2cm and spherical masses of green Malachite on a white Dickite coated matrix. What a stunning piece! The Azurite has a waxy to satiny luster and is brilliantly translucent when backlit. From a single clay-filled pocket opened in April 2015 . There is a small nick on the upper right crystal, otherwise undamaged.
B609 - Copper $ 750
Evergreen Bluff Mine, Ontonagon Co., Michigan
small cabinet - 6.5 x 3 x 2.5 cm
Grouping of large, thick Copper crystals with a rich, dark patina that is only found on old, uncleaned specimens. A magnificient 3-dimensional display specimen with crystals to 2cm. Beautiful from all angles.
B611 - Uvite on Dolomite $ 240
Brumado Mine, Bahia, Brazil
small cabinet - 6.5 x 5 x 5 cm
Red/brown Uvite crystals to 1.5 cm across nestled on ice-like transparent Dolomite crystals. There is one small nick on one Uvite crystal as seen in photos, otherwise undamaged. The Uvite crystals are beautifully translucent and richly colored.
B616 - Dioptase on Plancheite $ 200
Christoph Mine, Kaokaveld, Namibia
thumbnail - 2.3 x 2.3 x 1.5 cm
Aesthetic cluster of Dioptase crystals on light blue Plancheite. The cluster offer great presentation from all sides. Minor chipping but overall good condition. Shows well from any angle!
B620 - Galena, Boulangerite, Sphalerite $ 400
small cabinet - 7.5 x 7.5 x 4 cm
Unusual specimen composed of a central stalactitic-looking Galena rising out of black Sphalerite crystals. On the right side is a dense layer of fibrous Boulangerite crystals looking like a woolen blanket partially coating the Galena.
B623 - Pyromorphite on Quartz $ 240
Sarrowcole Hall Vein, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland
small cabinet - 6 x 6 x 4.5 cm
Cluster of robust Quartz crystals coated by green Pyromorphite.
B624 - Manganite $ 850
Ilfeld, Harz Mts., Thuringia, Germany
small cabinet - 5.5 x 4.5 x 3 cm
Not your typical druse of Manganite crystals. This specien features a lustrous, metallic, jet-black, striated, manganite crystal of 1.8 cm rising out of an open vug. The vug is set in massive crystalline manganite lined with a bit of barite for contrast. These old Ilfeld Manganites are regarded as the world's best for species and came out in late 1800s.
B626 - Siderite $ 600
Neudorf, Harz Mts, Saxony, Germany
small cabinet - 6.5 x 5 x 5 cm
Fine quality Siderite crystals over Quartz. The Siderite rhombs have excellent saturated color and reach 2cm in size. An old-time, desirable European classic of rich color and quality.
B627 - Barite $ 350
small cabinet - 5.1 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm
Richly colored cluster of Barite crystals. The main crystal is a striking 3.3cm tall crystal rising up from the others and is complete all around. Transluscent to transparent with undamaged crystals.
B629 - Diopside $ 150
Kirado Mine, Hirado-Mura, Honshu, Japan
thumbnail - 1.5 x 0.3 x 0.1 cm
Undamaged single gem crystal of green coloration.
B632 - Tetrahedrite $ 150
Teine Mine, Sapporo-gun, Hokka Ido, Japan
thumbnail - 1.1 x 1 x 0.8 cm
Sharp crystals of Tetrahedrite. The Teine mine was a gold mine that operated from 1941 to 1971. Minerals from this mine are hard to come by.
B634 - Veszelyite $ 130
Arakawa Mine, Akita-Ken, Honshu, Japan
thumbnail - 0.4 x 0.3 x 0.2 cm
Small but well formed, lustrous single Veszelyite crystal. The Arakawa Mine was a copper and gold mine that closed in 1966.
B637 - Pyrite $ 75
Ani Mine, Alota-Ken, Honshu, Japan
thumbnail - 2.3 x 1.5 x 1.3 cm
Cluster of mirror lustrous octahedral Pyrite crystals. Largest crystal is 1.3cm.
B642 - Tourmaline $ 950
Kunar Prov., Afghanistan
small cabinet - 6 x 0.6 x 0.6 cm
Complete and undamaged side by side Tourmaline crystals with great transparency their entire length. Undamaged with fine, deep blue color.
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