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Barite on Sphalerite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 4916
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Gemmy yellow orange crystals of sphalerite sit at the top and on the side of a group of sharp, bladed white crystals of barite. Displays from all sides.


Price: $180.00
Location: Mina Troya, Mutiloa, Basque Province, Spain
Dimensions: 5.5 x 4 x 3.5cm
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Spessartine on Albite (ex Barlow Coll.)

ID: 5465
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An extremely sharp crystal of orange spessartine (1.6 cm) is surround by flower-like groups of cleavelandite with smaller spessartines scattered about. Beautiful piece from the Ex Barlow Collection.


Price: $600.00
Location: Little Three Mine, Ramona Dist. San Diego County, California
Dimensions: 4.8 x 3.9 x 3cm
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Celestite (ex Barker Coll.)

ID: 4939
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A lustrous, perfectly terminated single crystal of celestite with a bluish grey to color and a very gemmy termination. The sides of the crystal show some flattened additional crystals in parallel growth. Superb!


Price: $600.00
Location: Machow Mine, Tarnobzreg, Poland
Dimensions: 5.5 x 3 x 2.3cm
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Sphalerite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 4598
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Very bright and lustrous, gemmy yellow crystals of sphalerite on matrix. About as shiny and brilliant as these guys get!


Price: $90.00
Location: Mina Troya, Guipuzcoa, Mutiloa, Spain
Dimensions: 5.4 x 3.8 x 1.5cm
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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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Beryl Var. Emerald with Pyrite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 5294
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Medium green, transparent emerald crystals to 1 cm sitting in a calcite vug with small scattered groups of golden pyrite crystals.


Price: $450.00
Location: Muzo Mine, Boyaca, Colombia
Dimensions: 6.5 x 5.5 x 5cm
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Wulfenite on Mimetite

ID: 4612
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Very lustrous and gemmy, amber colored with darker zones, elongated blocky crystals of wulfenite to 1.2 cm associated with dark green spheres of mimetite on a limonite matrix. Poses very well for display!


Price: $220.00
Location: Level 6, San Juan Poniente Vein, Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Dimensions: 4 x 2.3 x 2.2cm
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Quartz Var. Smoky (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 5244
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A pair of smoky, very clear crystals of quartz at adjoining angles. Aesthetic group.


Price: $90.00
Location: Ziggenstock, Valais, Switzerland
Dimensions: 4.2 x 3 x 2cm
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Fluorapatite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 5298
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Root beer colored, doubly terminated, lustrous, hexagonal prisms of fluorapatite on a matrix of microcline with minor muscovite. Very sharp crystals from the find of the mid nineties.


Price: $380.00
Location: Lavra do Joe Pinto, Governador Valladares, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 6.2 x 6 x 5.5cm
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Fluorite with Quartz, Calcite, Murdockite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 4663
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Very gemmy hexoctahedral crystals of light lavender fluorite with clear faces and modified edges are associated with tiny quartz crystals, discoidal calcites and minor sprays and micro crystals of murdochite. Beautiful fluorite specimen with an AL Mc Guiness label!.


Price: $400.00
Location: Blanchard Mine, Harrisonburg Dist., Socorro Co., New Mexico
Dimensions: 6.7 x 4 x 2cm
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