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Calcite with Fluorite, Rhodochrosite, Quartz (ex S. Koster Coll.)

ID: 6414
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Very sharp, straw colored prisms of calcite associated with bluish fluorite cubes, minor rhodochrosite and thin needle-like quartz crystals.


Price: $200.00
Location: Rainbow Pocket, Tetrahedrite Stope, Sweet Home Mine, Alma, Colorado
Dimensions: 10.5 x 6 x 3.8cm
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Chrysotile (ex Otto Pfordte Coll.)

ID: 6408
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A beautiful mass of fibrous chrysotile with wonderful patterns (layers) that range from light to dark green.


Price: $150.00
Location: Gosleswand, Pragraten, Tyrol, Austria
Dimensions: 12 x 7.6 x 4.7cm
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Apatite with Epidote, Byssolite (ex Otto Pfordte Coll.)

ID: 6402
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Clear apatite crystals on a matrix of acicular green byssolite that is sprinkled with gemmy green epidotes. Old time European locality.


Price: $150.00
Location: Sulzbachtal, Salzburg, Austria
Dimensions: 10.5 x 7.5 x 3cm
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Arsenopyrite (ex Otto Pfordte Coll.)

ID: 6401
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Very sharp arsenopyrite crystals with a matte finish are associated with jet black sphalerite. Classic German specimen.


Price: $250.00
Location: Freiberg, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
Dimensions: 12 x 6 x 4cm
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Titanite with Quartz (ex Otto Pfordte Coll.)

ID: 6400
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A specimens of light green quartz crystals on one side (color is probably due to chlorite inclusions) and micro titanite crystals (some twinned) on the other.


Price: $100.00
Location: Val Punteglias, Graubunden, Switzerland
Dimensions: 11 x 7.5 x 4cm
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Sphalerite on Quartz (ex Otto Pfordte Coll.)

ID: 6397
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Very sharp and lustrous greenish crystals of sphalerite sitting on a matrix of drusy white quartz. Selmecbanya is the old Hungarian name for this locality.


Price: $400.00
Location: Banska Stiavnica (Selmecbanya), Banska Bystirica Region, Slovakia
Dimensions: 12 x 8 x 4cm
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Copper (ex Otto Pfordte Coll.)

ID: 6396
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Sharp crystals of copper with a great patina forming branching formations and elongated (spinel?) crystals with some matrix attached. Choice old timer from the early 1900’s or late 1800’s.


Price: $3200.00
Location: Calumet Mine, Houghton County, Michigan
Dimensions: 17.5 x 6 x 5cm
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Smithsonite After Calcite (ex Sussman Coll.)

ID: 6376
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A beautiful specimen composed of calcite rhombs that sat on a dolomite cast, have been completely replaced by cuprian smithsonite. Wonderful pseudomorph, ex Marshall Sussman Coll.


Price: $1800.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 11 x 8 x 3cm
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Calcite on Smithsonite (Ex John Schneider Coll.)

ID: 6375
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An orange to reddish (some look like they are coated or included with black sulfides) doubly sided specimen of smithsonite crystals that are sprinkled with tiny drusy off white calcite crystals.


Price: $750
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 10.5 x 6 x 3.5cm
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Pyrite on Sphalerite

ID: 6300
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Bright and golden, striated pyrite crystals sit on a matrix of lustrous jet black sphalerite crystals. The rear also shows some nice (but smaller) pyrites coating the matrix. Very fine old timer from this historical Colorado locality.


Price: $450.00
Location: Eagle Mine, Gilman District, Eagle County, Colorado
Dimensions: 11.4 x 9.2 x 4cm
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