Selected Specimens

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FM246 - Poudretteite $ 1800 (=~ £ 1439)
Mogok, Myanmar
thumbnail - 1 x 0.7 x 0.5 cm


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Poudretteite from Mogok, Myanmar [db_pics/pics/fm246a.jpg] Poudretteite from Mogok, Myanmar [db_pics/pics/fm246b.jpg] Poudretteite from Mogok, Myanmar [db_pics/pics/fm246c.jpg]

Doubly-terminated single crystal of the rare species Poudretteite. Poudretteite is a rare species previously only known from the Type locality of the Poudrette Quarry in Canada, where it was found only as micro-sized specimens. This crystal is translucent to transparent with a pinkish coloration.


FM247 - Poudretteite $ 750 (=~ £ 600)
Mogok, Myanmar
thumbnail - 0.7 x 0.5 x 0.5 cm


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Poudretteite from Mogok, Myanmar [db_pics/pics/fm247a.jpg] Poudretteite from Mogok, Myanmar [db_pics/pics/fm247b.jpg] Poudretteite from Mogok, Myanmar [db_pics/pics/fm247c.jpg]

Well terminated single crystal of the rare species Poudretteite. Poudretteite is a rare species previously only known from the Type locality of the Poudrette Quarry in Canada, where it was found only as micro-sized specimens. This crystal is translucent to transparent with a pinkish coloration, crystallized all around.


FM248 - Tourmaline $ 280 (=~ £ 224)
Stak Nala, Skardu, Pakistan
miniature - 5 x 2.8 x 2 cm


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Tourmaline from Stak Nala, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/fm248a.jpg] Tourmaline from Stak Nala, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/fm248b.jpg] Tourmaline from Stak Nala, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/fm248c.jpg] Tourmaline from Stak Nala, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/fm248d.jpg] Tourmaline from Stak Nala, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/fm248e.jpg] Tourmaline from Stak Nala, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/fm248f.jpg] Tourmaline from Stak Nala, Skardu, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/fm248g.jpg]

Two doubly-terminated Tourmaline crystals with attached Albite and Muscovite. The Tourmaline are transparent green on one end and yellow on the other. Perfect and undamaged all around, a floater. There is even a tiny DT Tourmaline attached to the larger crystals. Fine example from this locality.


FM254 - Chalcocite $ 150 (=~ £ 120)
M'Passa Mine, Mindouli Dist., Pool Dept., Rep. of Congo
thumbnail - 2.5 x 2 x 1.5 cm


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Chalcocite from M'Passa Mine, Mindouli Dist., Pool Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/fm254a.jpg] Chalcocite from M'Passa Mine, Mindouli Dist., Pool Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/fm254b.jpg] Chalcocite from M'Passa Mine, Mindouli Dist., Pool Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/fm254c.jpg] Chalcocite from M'Passa Mine, Mindouli Dist., Pool Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/fm254d.jpg]

Cluster of well formed Chalcocite crystals to 1.5cm in size.


FM192 - Smithsonite $ 300 (=~ £ 240)
Yanga Koubenza, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo
small cabinet - 8.7 x 4 x 3 cm


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Smithsonite from Yanga Koubenza, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo [db_pics/pics/fm192a.jpg] Smithsonite from Yanga Koubenza, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo [db_pics/pics/fm192b.jpg] Smithsonite from Yanga Koubenza, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo [db_pics/pics/fm192c.jpg]

Thick layers of sparkling blue translucent Smithsonite. The top surface shimmers as you turn it in hand and the color is just gorgeous.


AU599 - Fluorite $ 180 (=~ £ 144)
Rogerley Mine, Durham, England
miniature - 4.8 x 3 x 3 cm


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Fluorite from Rogerley Mine, Durham, England [db_pics/pics/au599a.jpg] Fluorite from Rogerley Mine, Durham, England [db_pics/pics/au599b.jpg] Fluorite from Rogerley Mine, Durham, England [db_pics/pics/au599c.jpg] Fluorite from Rogerley Mine, Durham, England [db_pics/pics/au599d.jpg]

Intergrown cubic crystals of transparent Fluorite. Deep blue/green color, better than photos.


FM305 - Euclase $ 120 (=~ £ 96)
Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
thumbnail - 1.8 x 1.0 x 0.7 cm


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Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm305a.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm305b.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm305c.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm305d.jpg]

Doubly terminated single Euclase crystal with a smaller crystal rising out the side. Translucent to transparent and undamaged with a faint blue stripe. The bottom surface is a cleavage face.


FM306 - Euclase $ 150 (=~ £ 120)
Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
thumbnail - 1.0 x 0.9 x 0.5 cm


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Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm306a.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm306b.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm306c.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm306d.jpg]

Gemmy single Euclase crystal with a faint blue stripe running vertically down the center. Well crystallized front and back and more transparent than most.


FM307 - Euclase $ 140 (=~ £ 112)
Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
thumbnail - 1.5 x 0.8 x 0.7 cm


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Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm307a.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm307b.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm307c.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm307d.jpg]

Doubly terminated single Euclase crystal with a smaller crystal sticking out the side. Translucent to transparent and undamaged with a faint blue stripe.


FM308 - Euclase $ 180 (=~ £ 144)
Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
thumbnail - 1.1 x 0.8 x 0.7 cm


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Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm308a.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm308b.jpg] Euclase from Alto Equador, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil [db_pics/pics/fm308c.jpg]

Well terminated single Euclase crystal with an area of blue in the top center. Well crystallized all around and undamaged.


AU855 - Spinel $ 200 (=~ £ 160)
Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania
thumbnail - 3 x 2.8 x 2.3 cm


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Spinel from Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/au855a.jpg] Spinel from Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/au855b.jpg] Spinel from Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/au855c.jpg]

Cluster of gemmy red Spinel crystals in white Calcite.


LP681 - Spinel $ 280 (=~ £ 224)
Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania
thumbnail - 2.5 x 2.3 x 1.8 cm


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Spinel from Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/lp681a.jpg] Spinel from Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/lp681b.jpg] Spinel from Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/lp681c.jpg] Spinel from Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/lp681d.jpg] Spinel from Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania [db_pics/pics/lp681e.jpg]

Cluster of gemmy red Spinel crystals in matrix. The main crystal is 1.9cm wide.


FM215 - Veszelyite on Hemimorphite $ 225 (=~ £ 180)
Palabanda quarries, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo
miniature - 3.2 x 2 x 1.7 cm


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Veszelyite on Hemimorphite from Palabanda quarries, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo [db_pics/pics/fm215a.jpg] Veszelyite on Hemimorphite from Palabanda quarries, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo [db_pics/pics/fm215b.jpg] Veszelyite on Hemimorphite from Palabanda quarries, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo [db_pics/pics/fm215c.jpg] Veszelyite on Hemimorphite from Palabanda quarries, Mfouati, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo [db_pics/pics/fm215d.jpg]

Vivid bright blue crystals of Veszelyite on sky blue Hemimorphite. The Hemimorphite forms a botryoidal surface with a beautiful color contrast to the Veszelyite. Micro greenish/blue crystals of Kipushite, a rare copper and zinc phosphate species, are present on the Hemimorphite. Mined in 2022. The locality is a former Limestone quarry with Lead, Zinc, and Copper mineralization that closed in 2018.


AU877 - Hemimorphite $ 300 (=~ £ 240)
Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo
small cabinet - 8.5 x 7 x 4 cm


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Hemimorphite from Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/au877a.jpg] Hemimorphite from Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/au877b.jpg] Hemimorphite from Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/au877c.jpg]

Large open vug lined with robust, sparkling light blue crystals of Hemimorphite. Beautiful undamaged crystals that are translucent to transparent and reach 1cm wide across the terminations.


AU878 - Hemimorphite $ 180 (=~ £ 144)
Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo
small cabinet - 7 x 4.5 x 2.5 cm


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Hemimorphite from Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/au878a.jpg] Hemimorphite from Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/au878c.jpg] Hemimorphite from Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/au878d.jpg] Hemimorphite from Mfouati, Bouenza Dept., Rep. of Congo [db_pics/pics/au878e.jpg]

Clusters of sparkling light blue crystals of Hemimorphite. Beautiful undamaged crystals that are translucent to transparent and reach 7mm wide across the terminations.
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37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48
49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60
61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72
73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96
97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108
109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120
121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132
133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144
145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156

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