Tag Archives: Asia
A bright lustrous, gemmy orange pseudo octahedral crystal of scheelite with a bit of muscovite and matrix at the rear. Kind of the color of a real good Elmwood calcite.NEW!
Location: Mt. Xuebaoding, Pingwu County, Sichuan Province, China
Dimensions: 4 x 3.8 x 2.8cm
A group of octahedral cuprite crystals sit in the middle of an intergrown conglomerate of copper replacing bi-pyramidal octahedrons of cuprite. Excellent example of this pseudomorph.NEW!
Location: Poteryaevskoe Mine, Rudnyi Altai, Western Siberian Region, Russia
Dimensions: 6.5 x 3 x 3cm
Locality: Asia, Europe
A superb miniature consisting of lustrous orange-red crystals of spessartine completely coating a smoky quartz crystal. You will notice a small opening at the tip where the quartz shows through, and also at the base. Perfect 360 degree specimen and one of the most aesthetic pieces I have seen from there.NEW!
Location: Wushan, Tongbei, Fujian Province, China
Dimensions: 4 x 4 x 3.7cm
A spectacular specimen of pentagonite where blue prismatic crystals are emanating from a central point and are partly coated with hair-like crystals of okenite. It was attached to matrix at one point (I am guessing). Great size for this habit.
Location: Wagholi Quarry, Poona, India
Dimensions: 4.1 x 1.2 x 1cm