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Apophyllite with Hematite Inclusions

ID: 5953
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Tabular, very sharp crystals of apophyllite that range from clear to a reddish brown color caused by inclusions of hematite, on a matrix sprinkled with specular hematite.


Price: $180.00
Location: UMK Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman, South Africa
Dimensions: 5.2 x 5 x 3.4cm
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Cerussite on Dolomite (ex John Schneider Coll.)

ID: 5943
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A beautiful, lustrous and gemmy, smoky twinned crystal of cerussite sits on a matrix of pinkish dolomite crystals. The rera of the specimen is loaded with yellow acicular tsumcorite crystals.


Price: $450.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 4.7 x 3 x 2cm
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Wulfenite on Dolomite

ID: 5940
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A textbook, amber colored wulfenite crystal measuring 3.5 cm across (!) sits on another crystal at an angle and is outlined and surrounded by a druse of tan dolomite.. Great luster color and flawless.


Price: $900.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 5 x 4 x 1.5cm
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Smithsonite (ex John Schneider Coll.)

ID: 5939
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Extremely gemmy, sharp and lustrous crystals of smithsonite on a tennantite matrix. Textbook crystals.


Price: $250.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 3.8 x 3 x 2.2cm
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Mimetite on Dolomite (ex John Schneider Coll.)

ID: 5937
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An amorphous, tan dolomite sculptural formation is sprinkled with bright yellow crystals of mimetite.


Price: $400.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 6.1 x 4 x 2.8cm
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Azurite on Calcite

ID: 5925
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Very sharp, prismatic and lustrous crystals of azurite scattered on a matrix of contrasting lustrous clear calcite crystals and pastel dolomite.


Price: $900.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 5 x 4.5 x 2.5cm
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Dioptase on Calcite

ID: 5922
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Bright lustrous deep green crystals of dioptase averaging 3 to 4 MM, individually scattered and grouped aesthetically over a group of pastel calcite rhombs.


Price: $900.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 13 x 8 x 5cm
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Hemimorphite

ID: 5903
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Prismatic bladed crystals of clear to blue hemimorphite forming off white and sky blue botryoidal groups. From the new find in the Congo.


Price: $450.00
Location: M'fouati, Bouenza Department, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Dimensions: 9.2 x 5.5 x 3cm
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Azurite with malachite

ID: 5892
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Very sharp, Tsumeb deep blue prisms of azurite to 3 cm scattered and in parallel growth, on a matrix that is sprinkled with malachite. Azurites (especially from Tsumeb), are rather difficult to photograph.  I assure you that the quality and luster of the crystals as well as the definition and condition of this specimen is exceptional.


Price: $7000.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 9.3 x 6.8 x 4cm
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Smithsonite

ID: 5882
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A pair of prismatic, light yellow crystals of smithsonite with hematite inclusions that give it an orange brown color at the base. Ex Immelman Coll.


Price: $200.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 3 x 2.1 x 1cm
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