There are 13 minerals from Africa.

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Azurite (ex J. Schneider Coll.)

ID: 5382
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A spray of deep blue crystals of lustrous azurite in a radiating formation. The rear shows natural etching which has lightened the color of the azurite. No damage.


Price: $360.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 3.7 x 3.6 x 1.5cm
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Cerussite “V Twin” (ex Barker Coll.)

ID: 4908
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A lustrous,well defined tan colored Cerussite V twinned crystal with a smaller crystal attached at the base. In excellent condition, with very minor imperfections at the edges. Textbook crystal and exceptional example of this type of twinning.


Price: $650.00
Location: Touissit Mine, Oujda, Morocco
Dimensions: 4 x 3.3 x 2.5cm
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Cerussite with Malachite (ex Schneider Coll.)

ID: 5661
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Reticulated, twinned crystals of clear to white, lustrous cerussite are sprinkled with malachite (some of it coats cuprite) calcites and tennantite. Choice!


Price: $500.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 5.5 x 4 x 1.5cm
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Copper (ex J. Schneider Coll.)

ID: 5388
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A specimen of native copper crystals with great patina in a branching formation. A small section within the specimen is loose and can actually be moved, not unusual with delicate branching formations like these.


Price: $150.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 5.5 x 5 x 3cm
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Diamond (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3528
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A textbook bipyramidal diamond octahedron with a pleasing yellow color, great luster and textbook form. Choice!


Price: $680.00
Location: Miba Mine, Mbuji Mayi, Congo
Dimensions: 1 x .9 x .9cm
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Fluorite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3331
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Dark green, very sharp cubes of fluorite with excellent purple zones and some dark blue running through it. The reaction to light by these pieces make a good photograph very diffcult. There are some contact points on the bottom and the rear. The main crystals are all in great shape and the piece displays very well.


Price: $265.00
Location: Okaruso, Namibia
Dimensions: 5.6 x 4 x 3.6cm
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Fluorite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3272
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Deep yellow, gemmy and lustrous, intergrown cubes of fluorite. A fabulous specimen from this locality which rarely produces this type of quality!


Price: $265.00
Location: El Hamman mine, Meknes, Morocco
Dimensions: 6 x 5 x 2.4cm
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Fluorite with Schorl and Quartz (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3274
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A sharp green cube of fluorite associated with a small smoky quartz. Both are included by schorl.


Price: $65.00
Location: Erongo, Namibia
Dimensions: 3.5 x 3 x 3cm
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Mimetite (Gem Pocket)

ID: 4835
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You are all familiar with the yellow mimetites from the famous “gem pocket”. This specimen has three primary gemmy crystals that are terminated and undamaged. The hollow sections are natural. One crystal is damaged at the rear and is buried into the main crystal. There is also some slight beaverite present. Rarer than hair on a toad!


Price: $1500.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 4 x 3.5 x 1.5cm
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Olmiite

ID: 3881
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Four intergrown, very sharp, light tan crystals of olmiite to 1 cm on a bit of matrix. ExcellentTN of this rare (and newly described) manganese analog of poldervaartite found early this decade and now properly recognized as olmiite.


Price: $280.00
Location: N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman, South Africa
Dimensions: 2.2 x 1.3 x 1.2cm
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There are 13 minerals from Africa.

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