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MK459 - Anglesite $ 750 (=~ ¥ 77640)
Touissit, Oujda-Angag Prov., Morocco
small cabinet - 5.7 x 4 x 1.3 cm


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Anglesite from Touissit, Oujda-Angag Prov., Morocco [db_pics/pics/mk459a.jpg] Anglesite from Touissit, Oujda-Angag Prov., Morocco [db_pics/pics/mk459b.jpg] Anglesite from Touissit, Oujda-Angag Prov., Morocco [db_pics/pics/mk459c.jpg] Anglesite from Touissit, Oujda-Angag Prov., Morocco [db_pics/pics/mk459d.jpg]

Large single Anglesite from Touissit, Morocco. Translucent with transparent areas and a light yellow coloration. Well crystallized on both sides with one edge chip otherwise remarkably perfect all around. Both sides shown.


MK460 - Genthelvite $ 650 (=~ ¥ 67288) SOLD
Huanggang Mine, Chifeng, Inner Mongolia, China
miniature - 3.5 x 3 x 2.5 cm


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Genthelvite from Huanggang Mine, Chifeng, Inner Mongolia, China [db_pics/pics/mk460a.jpg] Genthelvite from Huanggang Mine, Chifeng, Inner Mongolia, China [db_pics/pics/mk460b.jpg] Genthelvite from Huanggang Mine, Chifeng, Inner Mongolia, China [db_pics/pics/mk460c.jpg]

Cluster of large reddish brown tetrahedral crystals of Genthelvite associated with small Quartz crystals. The crystals are large reaching 2.5cm on edge. There is some chipping as seen but regardless, a very impressive specimen. These crystals from relatively new finds are considered to be the world's best for species.


MK461 - Smithsonite $ 280 (=~ ¥ 28986)
Kelly Mine, Magdelena, New Mexico, USA
small cabinet - 8 x 4 x 3 cm


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Smithsonite from Kelly Mine, Magdelena, New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/mk461a.jpg] Smithsonite from Kelly Mine, Magdelena, New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/mk461b.jpg] Smithsonite from Kelly Mine, Magdelena, New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/mk461c.jpg]

Satiny, translucent Smithsonite from the Kelly Mine. Bright sky blue coloration. Sawcut on back and bottom, ex. James Ahl collection.


MK462 - Cuprian Smithsonite $ 3000 (=~ ¥ 310559)
Tsumeb, Namibia
small cabinet - 7 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm


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Cuprian Smithsonite from Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/pics/mk462a.jpg] Cuprian Smithsonite from Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/pics/mk462b.jpg] Cuprian Smithsonite from Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/pics/mk462c.jpg] Cuprian Smithsonite from Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/pics/mk462d.jpg]

Gorgeous lime green crystals of Cuprian Smithsonite from Tsumeb. The top face is completely covered by translucent, lustrous crystals. The bottom is vuggy with additional good Smithsonite crystals. Ex. Andrew Neely collection.


MK463 - Microlite $ 120 (=~ ¥ 12422) SOLD
Alto Ligonha, Zambezi Prov., Mozambique
thumbnail - 1.2 x 1.2 x 0.6 cm


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Microlite from Alto Ligonha, Zambezi Prov., Mozambique [db_pics/pics/mk463a.jpg] Microlite from Alto Ligonha, Zambezi Prov., Mozambique [db_pics/pics/mk463b.jpg] Microlite from Alto Ligonha, Zambezi Prov., Mozambique [db_pics/pics/mk463c.jpg]

Single translucent orage/red Microlite crystal from the Alto Ligonha pegmatites. Good color and luster.


MK464 - Pyrargyrite $ 125 (=~ ¥ 12940)
Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia
thumbnail - 2 x 1 x 0.7 cm


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Pyrargyrite from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk464a.jpg] Pyrargyrite from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk464b.jpg] Pyrargyrite from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk464c.jpg]

Cluster of tall Pyrargyrite crystals found approximately 30-40 years ago in the Colquechaca district in Bolivia. Complete all around and undamaged. Mining at Colquechaca dates back to Spanish colonial times and it is still active today. The locality is known for fine Silver and Silver sulfosalt specimens though not commonly seen for sale.


MK465 - Silver $ 125 (=~ ¥ 12940)
Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia
thumbnail - 2.9 x 0.3 x 0.3 cm


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Silver from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk465a.jpg] Silver from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk465b.jpg] Silver from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk465c.jpg]

Stout, twisting Silver wire found approximately 30-40 years ago in the Colquechaca district in Bolivia. A beautiful and robust Silver. Mining at Colquechaca dates back to Spanish colonial times and it is still active today. The locality is known for fine Silver and Silver sulfosalt specimens though not commonly seen for sale.


MK467 - Pyrargyrite with Silver $ 125 (=~ ¥ 12940) SOLD
Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia
thumbnail - 1.5 x 1.3 x 0.7 cm


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Pyrargyrite with Silver from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk467a.jpg] Pyrargyrite with Silver from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk467b.jpg] Pyrargyrite with Silver from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk467c.jpg]

single well terminated Pyrargyrite crystal with attached Silver wires found approximately 30-40 years ago in the Colquechaca district in Bolivia. Mining at Colquechaca dates back to Spanish colonial times and it is still active today. The locality is known for fine Silver and Silver sulfosalt specimens though not commonly seen for sale.


MK468 - Pyrargyrite $ 125 (=~ ¥ 12940) SOLD
Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia
thumbnail - 1.7 x 1.2 x 0.8 cm


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Pyrargyrite from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk468a.jpg] Pyrargyrite from Colquechaca, Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia [db_pics/pics/mk468b.jpg]

Cluster of tall Pyrargyrite crystals found approximately 30-40 years ago in the Colquechaca district in Bolivia. Complete all around and undamaged. Mining at Colquechaca dates back to Spanish colonial times and it is still active today. The locality is known for fine Silver and Silver sulfosalt specimens though not commonly seen for sale.


MK469 - Tellurium $ 200 (=~ ¥ 20704)
Lone Pine Mine, Catron Co., New Mexico, USA
miniature - 3.5 x 3 x 2 cm


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Tellurium from Lone Pine Mine, Catron Co., New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/mk469a.jpg] Tellurium from Lone Pine Mine, Catron Co., New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/mk469b.jpg] Tellurium from Lone Pine Mine, Catron Co., New Mexico, USA [db_pics/pics/mk469c.jpg]

Rich specimen of metallic grey native Tellurium in matrix. The Tellurium is present all throughout the specimen.


MK470 - Fluorite $ 500 (=~ ¥ 51760)
Xia Yang Mine, Quan Shou City, Fujian Prov., China
cabinet - 13 x 12 x 4 cm


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Fluorite from Xia Yang Mine, Quan Shou City, Fujian Prov., China [db_pics/pics/mk470a.jpg] Fluorite from Xia Yang Mine, Quan Shou City, Fujian Prov., China [db_pics/pics/mk470b.jpg]

Large and colorful specimen of transparent purple Fluorite crystals from China. The crystals are outstanding with beveled form and pleasing medium purple coloration. In excellent condition with a cleaved crystal along the right edge.


MK471 - Chalcocite $ 600 (=~ ¥ 62112)
1010 Foot Level, Flambeau Mine, Ladysmith, Wisconsin, USA
cabinet - 9.5 x 6 x 2.2 cm


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Chalcocite from 1010 Foot Level, Flambeau Mine, Ladysmith, Wisconsin, USA [db_pics/pics/mk471a.jpg] Chalcocite from 1010 Foot Level, Flambeau Mine, Ladysmith, Wisconsin, USA [db_pics/pics/mk471b.jpg] Chalcocite from 1010 Foot Level, Flambeau Mine, Ladysmith, Wisconsin, USA [db_pics/pics/mk471c.jpg]

Irridescent metallic blue Chalcocite crystals from the Flambeau Mine. This now closed locality (operated in the mid 1990s) is well know for superb Chalcocite crystals, usually as individual clusters of crystals. This specimen of crystals on a matrix of solid Chalcocite has an appealing and somewhat different look than most.


MK472 - Rhodochrosite $ 2000 (=~ ¥ 207039)
Wutong Mine, Liubao, Guangxi, China
small cabinet - 6.5 x 4 x 3 cm


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Rhodochrosite from Wutong Mine, Liubao, Guangxi, China [db_pics/pics/mk472a.jpg] Rhodochrosite from Wutong Mine, Liubao, Guangxi, China [db_pics/pics/mk472b.jpg] Rhodochrosite from Wutong Mine, Liubao, Guangxi, China [db_pics/pics/mk472c.jpg] Rhodochrosite from Wutong Mine, Liubao, Guangxi, China [db_pics/pics/mk472d.jpg]

Cluster of chunky rhombic Rhodochrosite crystals from the Wutong Mine in China. Individual crystals reach 3cm in size. Good color.


MK473 - Calaverite $ 250 (=~ ¥ 25880) SOLD
Cripple Creek, Teller Co., Colorado, USA
miniature - 3.7 x 2.8 x 2 cm


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Calaverite from Cripple Creek, Teller Co., Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/mk473a.jpg] Calaverite from Cripple Creek, Teller Co., Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/mk473b.jpg] Calaverite from Cripple Creek, Teller Co., Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/mk473c.jpg] Calaverite from Cripple Creek, Teller Co., Colorado, USA [db_pics/pics/mk473d.jpg]

Rich specimen of Calaverite, a rare Gold telluride mineral, from Cripple Creek. Abundant Calaverite visible on all sides with individual crystals to 5mm.

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