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Barite on Fluorite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3265
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Highly lustrous, pastel blue-grey blades of barite on a matrix of yellow fluorite crystals. Aesthetic miniature!


Price: $200.00
Location: Mina Moscona, Villabona, Asturias, Spain
Dimensions: 6.2 x 5.3 x 3cm
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Calcite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3444
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A pair of water clear prisms of calcite on matrix. There’s a tiny nick on one of the terminations. This little guy was found during an excavation near the airport in Skardu, and I don’t think there’ll be any more. A find for the serious calcite collector!


Price: $265.00
Location: Skardu Airport, Skardu, Balistan, Pakistan
Dimensions: 3.5 x 2.5 x 1.8cm
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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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Topaz with Quartz (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3873
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A gem quality very pale blue terminated topaz crystal associated with iron stained quartz crystals and a smaller topaz. Two things of note. These are sometimes called silver topaz…and it is rare to find them with associations or on matrix. Choice crystal!


Price: $650.00
Location: Spitzkopje, Swapkomund, Namibia
Dimensions: 4.8 x 2.4 x 1.9cm
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Scheelite with Muscovite on Quartz (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 4101
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A bipyramidal crystal of orange scheelite sits on a quartz crystal with muscovite. One minor chip to the right tip of the crystal, but the color and gemminess are unreal! Superb!


Price: $650.00
Location: Miangyang Mine, Pingwu, Sichuan Prov., China
Dimensions: 5 x 3.5 x 3.5cm
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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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Fluorapatite on Quartz with Siderite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3769
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A medium purple, gemmy and lustrous fluorapatite crystal measuring 1 cm on a gemmy quartz crystal that is coated with micro chalcopyrites and siderite crystals. Sharp!


Price: $350.00
Location: Panasqueira, Portugal
Dimensions: 6 x 3 x 2.7cm
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Stokesite on Spessartine (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 4226
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A single crystal ( 2 MM) and a group (5 MM) of crystals, of the rare tin calcium silicate stokesite, sit on an attractive floater spessartine crystal. Sharp!


Price: $345.00
Location: Urucum Pegmatite, Galilea, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 4 x 2.3 x .5cm
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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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Fluorapatite on Quartz (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3989
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Medium green apatite crystals to 9 MM sit on very gemmy, doubly terminated quartz crystals. Choice miniature!


Price: $360.00
Location: Panasqueira, Portugal
Dimensions: 4.7 x 3.1 x 2cm
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