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Medium green, lustrous gemmy cubes of fluorite from this obscure mine in Mongolia. Not to be confused with the material from Inner Mongolia which is actually in China. This locality is in the northern part of the Gobi desert.NEW!
Location: Bujiger Mine (Bujgar Mine), Har-Ayrak (Khar-Airag), Dornogovi Aimag, Mongolia
Dimensions: 8.7 x 6.7 x 4cm
Size: Small Cabinet
A beautiful amber group of translucent bastnasite (Ce) crystals sits on a matrix of quartz crystals and acicular green titanite crystals that are also inclusions in the quartz. Fairly rare cerium member of the species.NEW!
Location: Zagi Mtn., Pershawar Dist., Khyber Agency, Pakistan
Dimensions: 5.7 x 3 x 2.1cm
A large crystal of pyromorphite with a hoppered termination is partially pseudomorph by sky blue plumbogummite. The base has additional smaller crystals surrounding the main crystals. All are in various stages of pseudomorphism.
Location: Yangshuo Mine, Guilin Pref., GUangxi Zhuang A.R., China
Dimensions: 5.5 x 2 x 1.8cm