B519 - Amethyst $ 450 (=~ CAN$ 598)
Las Vigas, Veracruz, Mexico
miniature - 5 x 4 x 3.5 cm
Transparent purple crystals on matrix. Excellent color - this is old material with the good color. Undamaged.
B524 - Topaz on Elbaite $ 350 (=~ CAN$ 465)
Stak Nala, Skardu Dist., Pakistan
miniature - 3.5 x 2.5 x 2 cm
A 1.6cm transparent Topaz crystal with translucent to transparent golden Lepidolite crystals attached to an Elbaite crystal. The Elbaite has a blue/green color with a transparent termination. Undamaged.
B527 - Chalcophyllite and Goudeyite $ 400 (=~ CAN$ 532)
Majuba Hill Mine, Pershing Co., Nevada
small cabinet - 5.2 x 4 x 2.5 cm
Bright green Chalcophyllite crystals in a vug with a big 8mm crystal displayed right across the top. Ex. Clay Williams collection.
B536 - Apatite $ 280 (=~ CAN$ 372)
Panasquiera, Castelo Branco, Portugal
thumbnail - 2 x 1.7 x 1.4 cm
Purple Apatite crystals on a matrix. Largest is 1.5cm wide and undamaged.
B538 - Paravauxite $ 420 (=~ CAN$ 558)
Siglo Veinte Mine, Llallagua, Bolivia
thumbnail - 2.1 x 1.4 x 1.4 cm
Cluster of Paravauxite crystals without matrix. There is also some blue Vauxite present. Main crystal is a large 2.1cm wide. Big crystal!
B541 - Adamite $ 150 (=~ CAN$ 199)
Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
thumbnail - 2.5 x 1.8 x 0.9 cm
Large single Adamite crystal with a yellow coloration over a purple core. Undamaged.
B551 - Galkhaite $ 275 (=~ CAN$ 365)
Getchel Mine, Humboldt Co., Nevada
thumbnail - 2.0 x 1.6 x 0.9 cm
Single large 5mm Galkhaite crystal on Quartz coated matrix.Galkhaite is a very rare cesium, thallium, mercury sulfide. This is a good sized crystal.
B553 - Gold $ 1200 (=~ CAN$ 1595)
thumbnail - 2.2 x 1.1 x 0.4 cm
Gold 'fish hook' from Alaska. The Gold is an elongated spinel twin, that has been rounded and bent in the fish hook shape by the same processes that create Gold nuggets. This would be over 3cm long if straightened. Weighs 2.2 grams. Fine and unususal with great color.
B554 - Elbaite on Quartz $ 300 (=~ CAN$ 399)
Elba Island, Italy
thumbnail - 2.2 x 2 x 1.8 cm
A terminated single Elbaite crystal with a green/yellow color rising out of a terminated Quartz crystal. Undamaged.
B555 - Grossular $ 150 (=~ CAN$ 199)
thumbnail - 1.2 x 1.1 x 0.7 cm
Lustrous single Grossular crystal from an uncommon locality, priced at the same price Mark Rogers had it many years ago. Undamaged.
B560 - Azurite with Malachite $ 4000 (=~ CAN$ 5316)
Anhui Province, China
cabinet - 14.5 x 12.5 x 5.5 cm
Shockingly bright, electric blue Azurite crystals lining a large, shallow vug. The color is a more dark, vibrant royal blue than the photos indicate. The photos also don't capture the bright reflections of the crystals - they look like blue foil. These are so incredibly bright I had to take a second look to make sure they weren't Linarite or some other species. I've never Azurite seen like this before, though I have heard Bisbee produced similar Azurites to this at one time. The backside is sawn revealing another small vug containing typical, darker blue Azurite crystals. If you want to add a large amount of bright blue to your case, this is the one.
B561 - Azurite with Malachite $ 300 (=~ CAN$ 399)
Anhui Province, China
small cabinet - 6.5 x 5.5 x 3 cm
Shockingly bright, electric blue Azurite crystals lining a large, shallow vug. The color is a more dark, vibrant royal blue than the photos indicate. The photos also don't capture the bright reflections of the crystals - they look like blue foil. These are so incredibly bright I had to take a second look to make sure they weren't Linarite or some other species. I've never Azurite seen like this before, though I have heard Bisbee produced similar Azurites to this at one time.
B562 - Scorodite $ 7000 (=~ CAN$ 9304)
Noche Buena Mine, El Cobre, Zacatecas, Mexico
miniature - 4.8 x 3.1 x 2.4 cm
Ultra rare specimen of blue Scorodite crystals on drusy Quartz. El Cobre produced what are considered the world's finest Scorodite specimens. There were not many specimens found, including one pocket with brown quartz and another with the prefered white Quartz. This specimen has crystals to 1.3cm wide on white Quartz. There is some chipping to the surface of some of the crystals. Comes with old Fred Pough and Lawrence Conklin labels.
B564 - Smithsonite $ 300 (=~ CAN$ 399)
small cabinet - 5.8 x 4.5 x 2.5 cm
Pink rhombic crystals on Smithsonite on matrix. Little if any damage.
B565 - Azurite $ 950 (=~ CAN$ 1263)
Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
small cabinet - 8 x 5 x 4 cm
Azurite crystals to 2.5cm tall in an attractive grouping on matrix. Minor damage to the lower outer edges.
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