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Covellite on Pyrite (ex Brett Keller Coll.)

ID: 6529
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Very sharp and lustrous iridescent crystals of covellite on a crystallized pyrite matrix.

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Price: $350.00
Location: Leonard Mine, Butte, Montana
Dimensions: 4.1 x 2 x 1.8cm
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Beryl Var. Morganite with Elbaite, Quartz

ID: 6528
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A light pink lustrous and gemmy crystal of the morganite variety of beryl sits on a quartz matrix with minor albite. A couple of elbaite crystals protrude from the morganite on the rear and an elbaite section can be seen on the front.

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Price: $900.00
Location: Nuristan, Laghman, Afghanistan
Dimensions: 6 x 6 x 4.5cm
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Calcite

ID: 6527
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A superb example of amber calcite on matrix from the famous locality in Indiana. Great color, luster, translucency and form.

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Price: $200.00
Location: Berry Materials Quarry, North Vernon, Indiana
Dimensions: 5.7 x 5 x 4cm
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Rhodochrosite with Fluorite (ex W. Logan Coll.)

ID: 6526
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A group of medium red rhombohedrons of rhodochrosite sit with quartz needels and a layer of crystallized purple fluorite.

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Price: $1200.00
Location: Hedgehog Pocket, Sweet Home Mine, Alma, Colorado
Dimensions: 5.5 x 3.7 x 2.4cm
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Calcite Var. manganoan after Kutnahorite

ID: 6522
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Several columnar crystal aggregates of kutnohorite have been completely replaced by manganoan calcite and are sprinkled with a dust of manganese. Fluoresces orange under both LW and SW.

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Price: $200.00
Location: N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman, South Africa
Dimensions: 4 x 3 x 1.8cm
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Jouravskite on Xonotlite

ID: 6521
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Vivid lemon yellow, discoidal crystals of jouravskite, (a rare member of the ettringite group) sit on a matrix of white xonotlite. This find produced the best of the species which up to then, had only been found as crusts on rock, not well defined crystals. Choice!

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Price: $500.00
Location: N'Chwaning III Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman, South Africa
Dimensions: 4.9 x 3.5 x 2cm
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Hemimorphite

ID: 6520
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A fabulous tan hemimorphite crystal with chiseled multiple terminations ists on matrix with smaller crystals. Not the ususal clusters we see everywhere. This one is very special and as aesthetic as they get.

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Price: $950.00
Location: Santa Eulalia. Chihuahua, Mexico
Dimensions: 6 x 4.5 x 2.2cm
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Cerussite “Floater”

ID: 6518
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A flattened group of reticulated “V” twins of cerussite with a yellow to pastel orange coloring. A floater crystallized all the way around.

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Price: $600.00
Location: Yangshuo Mine, Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang A.R. , China
Dimensions: 4.8 x 4 x .7cm
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Smithsonite

ID: 6515
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A very sculptural specimen of medium purple botryoidal smithsonite. Displays beautifully.

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Price: $600.00
Location: El Refugio Mine, Municipio de Choix, Sinaloa, Mexico
Dimensions: 5.6 x 5 x 3.5cm
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Austinite with Adamite

ID: 6512
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A spherical aggregate of austinite crystals sit right next to a group of prismatic adamite crystals at the top of the typical Ojuela goethite matrix. Very aesthetic miniature.

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Price: $400.00
Location: Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Dimensions: 5.5 x 5 x 3cm
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