Selected Specimens

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LP550 - Enargite on Quartz $ 125
Butte, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
miniature - 5 x 4.5 x 2.5 cm


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Enargite on Quartz from Butte, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA [db_pics/pics/lp550a.jpg] Enargite on Quartz from Butte, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA [db_pics/pics/lp550b.jpg] Enargite on Quartz from Butte, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA [db_pics/pics/lp550c.jpg] Enargite on Quartz from Butte, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA [db_pics/pics/lp550d.jpg]

Black crystals of Enargite and tiny clear Quartz crystals on the front, top, and back of this historic specimen from one the western USA's last mining boomtowns. Not common elsewhere, Enargite was one of the major ores of Copper at Butte.


LP547 - Mimetite $ 150
Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
miniature - 4 x 2.7 x 2.5 cm


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Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp547a.jpg] Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp547b.jpg] Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp547c.jpg] Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp547d.jpg] Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp547e.jpg]

High quality, lustrous crystals of Mimetite on matrix. Undamaged crystals with a rich golden color to 4mm in size.


LP559 - Mimetite $ 75
Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
thumbnail - 3 x 2.5 x 2 cm


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Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp559a.jpg] Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp559b.jpg] Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp559c.jpg] Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp559d.jpg] Mimetite from Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China [db_pics/pics/lp559e.jpg]

High quality, lustrous crystals of Mimetite on matrix. Bright and shiny crystals with a rich golden color to 4mm in size.


LP576 - Pyromorphite $ 250
Daoping Mine, Guangxi Prov., China
miniature - 3.2 x 3.2 x 2.8 cm


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Pyromorphite from Daoping Mine, Guangxi Prov., China [db_pics/pics/lp576a.jpg] Pyromorphite from Daoping Mine, Guangxi Prov., China [db_pics/pics/lp576b.jpg] Pyromorphite from Daoping Mine, Guangxi Prov., China [db_pics/pics/lp576c.jpg] Pyromorphite from Daoping Mine, Guangxi Prov., China [db_pics/pics/lp576d.jpg] Pyromorphite from Daoping Mine, Guangxi Prov., China [db_pics/pics/lp576e.jpg]

Bright, almost neon green crystals of Pyropmorphite on a small amount of Quartz matrix. Colorful specimen with a good mixture of large and small crystals.


LP564 - Epidote $ 125
Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan
thumbnail - 2.8 x 1.7 x 1.7 cm


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Epidote from Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/lp564a.jpg] Epidote from Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/lp564b.jpg] Epidote from Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/lp564c.jpg] Epidote from Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan [db_pics/pics/lp564d.jpg]

Fabulous thumbnail sized specimen composed entirely of fan-shaped clusters of Epidote. An undamaged floater cluster with no points of contact.


LP563 - Arsenopyrite $ 125
Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China
miniature - 4 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm


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Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp563a.jpg] Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp563b.jpg] Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp563c.jpg] Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp563d.jpg] Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp563e.jpg]

Cluster of intergrown, doubly-terminated Aresonopyrite crystals. Silvery metallic and well crystallized all around. I found one point of contact on the tip of a smaller crystal, otherwise it's perfectly crystallized and undamaged all around.


LP529 - Stannite on Quartz $ 400
Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China
small cabinet - 7 x 7 x 5.5


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Stannite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp529a.jpg] Stannite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp529b.jpg] Stannite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp529d.jpg] Stannite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp529e.jpg]

Clusters of irridescent blue Stannite crystals on a large group of transparent Quartz crystals. The main Stannite cluster is 3.3cm wide. Associated minerals include Muscovite and Arsenopyrite.


LP568 - Neptunite $ 280
Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California, USA
small cabinet - 8.5 x 7 x 5 cm


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Neptunite from Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California, USA [db_pics/pics/lp568a.jpg] Neptunite from Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California, USA [db_pics/pics/lp568b.jpg] Neptunite from Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California, USA [db_pics/pics/lp568c.jpg] Neptunite from Gem Mine, San Benito Co., California, USA [db_pics/pics/lp568d.jpg]

Highly lustrous black crystals of Neptunite on white Natrolite. The largest crystal is a flat lying 2.8cm crystal that is double terminated. Most people think of Benitoite from this mine, but the Neptunite are also the world's best for species.


LP570 - Fluorite, Chalcopyrite on Quartz $ 275
Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China
small cabinet - 6 x 4.5 x 3


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Fluorite, Chalcopyrite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp570a.jpg] Fluorite, Chalcopyrite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp570b.jpg] Fluorite, Chalcopyrite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp570c.jpg] Fluorite, Chalcopyrite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp570d.jpg] Fluorite, Chalcopyrite on Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan, China [db_pics/pics/lp570e.jpg]

A row of upright, transparent Quartz crystals is coated on the front by white Dolomite crystals, brassy golden metallic Challcopyrite crystals, and transparent purple cubes of Fluorite. Fine and classic Yaogangxian combination specimen.


LP573 - Cylindrite $ 275
Santa Cruz Mine,Poopo, Oruro Dept., Bolivia
small cabinet - 7 x 5.5 x 4


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Cylindrite from Santa Cruz Mine,Poopo, Oruro Dept., Bolivia [db_pics/pics/lp573a.jpg] Cylindrite from Santa Cruz Mine,Poopo, Oruro Dept., Bolivia [db_pics/pics/lp573b.jpg] Cylindrite from Santa Cruz Mine,Poopo, Oruro Dept., Bolivia [db_pics/pics/lp573c.jpg] Cylindrite from Santa Cruz Mine,Poopo, Oruro Dept., Bolivia [db_pics/pics/lp573d.jpg]

Exceptionally rich Cylindrite specimen loaded with spray formations of Cylindrite crystals.
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