Selected Specimens

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B496 - Brookite $ 300 (=~ € 283)
Kharan Mountain, Balochistan, Pakistan
thumbnail - 2.8 x 2.5 x 1.5 cm


Brookite from Kharan Mountain, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b496a.jpg] Brookite from Kharan Mountain, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b496b.jpg]

Pair of intergrown Brookite crystals, each is single terminated.


B498 - Brookite $ 200 (=~ € 189)
Kharan Mountain, Balochistan, Pakistan
thumbnail - 1.5 x 1.3 x 1 cm


Brookite from Kharan Mountain, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b498a.jpg] Brookite from Kharan Mountain, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b498b.jpg] Brookite from Kharan Mountain, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b498c.jpg]

A 1.3cm double terminated Brookite crystal on matrix. Superb!


B499 - Azurite with Malachite $ 1250 (=~ € 1179)
Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
miniature - 4.5 x 4 x 3 cm


Azurite with Malachite from Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b499a.jpg] Azurite with Malachite from Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b499b.jpg] Azurite with Malachite from Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b499c.jpg] Azurite with Malachite from Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b499d.jpg]

Stunning Azurite specimen with bladed crystals to 2.5cm wide on a white matrix with spherical masses of Malachite which are distinctive for this pocket.


B500 - Azurite with Malachite $ 250 (=~ € 236)
Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
miniature - 4.5 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm


Azurite with Malachite from Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b500a.jpg] Azurite with Malachite from Volborthite Pocket, Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b500b.jpg]

Bright bladed crystals of Azurite, nothing but Azurite on this one except a single spherical mass of Malachite which is distinctive for this pocket. Some chipping along the edges.


B503 - Pyrite in Quartz $ 1500 (=~ € 1414)
Nuristan, Afghanistan
small cabinet - 6.2 x 3.3 x 2.5 cm


Pyrite in Quartz from Nuristan, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b503a.jpg] Pyrite in Quartz from Nuristan, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b503b.jpg] Pyrite in Quartz from Nuristan, Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b503c.jpg]

Transparent Quartz crystal with included green Rutile crystals and a superb cube of Pyrite. The pyrite cube is good sized at about 5mm on edge and is readily visible in the Quartz.


B504 - Pyrite in Quartz $ 350 (=~ € 330)
Saline Valley, California
small cabinet - 5.8 x 2.7 x 2 cm


Pyrite in Quartz from Saline Valley, California [db_pics/pics/b504a.jpg] Pyrite in Quartz from Saline Valley, California [db_pics/pics/b504b.jpg] Pyrite in Quartz from Saline Valley, California [db_pics/pics/b504c.jpg]

Transparent, water clear Quartz crystal with included Pyrite crystals. Rare to find crystal from a little known locality. A little chatter along a couple edges, but mostly perfect condition.


B507 - Quartz casts after Fluorite $ 180 (=~ € 170)
Silverton, San Juan Co., Colorado
small cabinet - 8.0 x 5.5 x 4 cm


Quartz casts after Fluorite from Silverton, San Juan Co., Colorado [db_pics/pics/b507a.jpg] Quartz casts after Fluorite from Silverton, San Juan Co., Colorado [db_pics/pics/b507b.jpg] Quartz casts after Fluorite from Silverton, San Juan Co., Colorado [db_pics/pics/b507c.jpg]

Uncommon, unusual specimen of quartz crystals that formed as casts after now gone Fluorite. There appears to be residual purple Fluorite on the underneath.


B510 - Quartz epimorph after Barite $ 120 (=~ € 113)
Ranch Palos Verdes, Los Angeles Co., California
small cabinet - 5.4 x 4 x 2.5 cm


Quartz epimorph after Barite from Ranch Palos Verdes, Los Angeles Co., California [db_pics/pics/b510a.jpg] Quartz epimorph after Barite from Ranch Palos Verdes, Los Angeles Co., California [db_pics/pics/b510b.jpg]

Snow-white Quartz crystals that formed as casts after now gone Barite crystals. An uncommon, rarely seen specimen from the Palos Verdes Barite occurrence (where fine Barite specimens are commonly found).


B512 - Chlorite in Quartz $ 100 (=~ € 94)
Balochistan, Pakistan
miniature - 5 x 4 x 2 cm


Chlorite in Quartz from Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b512a.jpg] Chlorite in Quartz from Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b512b.jpg] Chlorite in Quartz from Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b512c.jpg]

Glassy double terminated Quartz crystals colored green in areas by included Chlorite. Complete all around with just a tiny contact on the bottom.


B513 - Amethyst scepter $ 350 (=~ € 330)
Afghanistan
small cabinet - 5.5 x 3 x 3 cm


Amethyst scepter from Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b513a.jpg] Amethyst scepter from Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b513b.jpg] Amethyst scepter from Afghanistan [db_pics/pics/b513c.jpg]

Scepter of deep purple Amethyst over white Quartz stalk. Perfect undamaged termination and complete all around and undamaged with an indentation on backside where another crystal was present.


B514 - Chlorite in Quartz $ 90 (=~ € 85)
Balochistan, Pakistan
miniature - 4.5 x 3.7 x 2.2 cm


Chlorite in Quartz from Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b514a.jpg] Chlorite in Quartz from Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b514b.jpg] Chlorite in Quartz from Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b514c.jpg] Chlorite in Quartz from Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b514d.jpg]

Glassy Quartz crystals colored green in areas by included Chlorite. Complete all around undamaged floater.


B519 - Amethyst $ 450 (=~ € 424)
Las Vigas, Veracruz, Mexico
miniature - 5 x 4 x 3.5 cm


Amethyst from Las Vigas, Veracruz, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b519a.jpg] Amethyst from Las Vigas, Veracruz, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b519b.jpg] Amethyst from Las Vigas, Veracruz, Mexico [db_pics/pics/b519c.jpg]

Transparent purple crystals on matrix. Excellent color - this is old material with the good color. Undamaged.


B524 - Topaz on Elbaite $ 350 (=~ € 330)
Stak Nala, Skardu Dist., Pakistan
miniature - 3.5 x 2.5 x 2 cm


Topaz on Elbaite from Stak Nala, Skardu Dist., Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b524a.jpg] Topaz on Elbaite from Stak Nala, Skardu Dist., Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b524b.jpg] Topaz on Elbaite from Stak Nala, Skardu Dist., Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b524c.jpg] Topaz on Elbaite from Stak Nala, Skardu Dist., Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b524d.jpg] Topaz on Elbaite from Stak Nala, Skardu Dist., Pakistan [db_pics/pics/b524e.jpg]

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 (=~ € 377)
Majuba Hill Mine, Pershing Co., Nevada
small cabinet - 5.2 x 4 x 2.5 cm


Chalcophyllite and Goudeyite from Majuba Hill Mine, Pershing Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/b527a.jpg] Chalcophyllite and Goudeyite from Majuba Hill Mine, Pershing Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/b527b.jpg] Chalcophyllite and Goudeyite from Majuba Hill Mine, Pershing Co., Nevada [db_pics/pics/b527c.jpg]

Bright green Chalcophyllite crystals in a vug with a big 8mm crystal displayed right across the top. Ex. Clay Williams collection.


B536 - Apatite $ 280 (=~ € 264)
Panasquiera, Castelo Branco, Portugal
thumbnail - 2 x 1.7 x 1.4 cm


Apatite from Panasquiera, Castelo Branco, Portugal [db_pics/pics/b536a.jpg] Apatite from Panasquiera, Castelo Branco, Portugal [db_pics/pics/b536b.jpg] Apatite from Panasquiera, Castelo Branco, Portugal [db_pics/pics/b536c.jpg]

Purple Apatite crystals on a matrix. Largest is 1.5cm wide and undamaged.



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