Tag Archives: Miniature
A doubly terminated, water clear, lustrous quartz scepter with one amethyst termination is dotted with bright red rutile needles that are also included in areas. Old timer from the 70’s.NEW!
Location: Rist Mine, Hiddenite, Alexander County, North Carolina
Dimensions: 5.1 x 2.4 x 2.4cm
Locality: North America
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
Bright yellow crystals of the rare sulfate jouravskite on a matrix of white xonotlite and some minor bulfonteinite. Prior to this December 2016 find, the mineral occurred mainly as crusts. This occurrence has produced well defined beautiful crystals.NEW!
Location: N'Chwaning III Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman, South Africa
Dimensions: 6.8 x 4 x 2.4cm
A raspberry red, doubly terminated crystal of the rubellite variety of elbaite hosts a doubly terminated smaller crystal. Both have great luster and are very gemmy.NEW!
Location: Jonas Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 5.7 x 2.2 x 1.8cm
Locality: South America