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Zircon (Ex Greenamyer and Gauthier Coll.)

ID: 6431
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Sharp and lustrous  brown crystals of zircon on matrix. Cannot say much about this locality and Zircon is not even listed from there. Ex Gilbert Gauthier Coll. and has three additional older labels.


Price: $150.00
Location: Miask, Ilmen Mtns, Chelyabinsk Obalst, Southern Urals, Russia
Dimensions: 6 x 4.5 x 3.5cm
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Quartz Var. Amethyst (Ex Greenamyer Coll.)

ID: 6430
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Sharp and gemmy, deep purple crystals of amethyst from this obscure locale. Collected in the 1990’s.


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Location: Purple Heart Mine, Kingston Range, San Bernadino Co., California
Dimensions: 4 x 3.5 x 2.5cm
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Celestite (Ex Greenamyer Coll.)

ID: 6428
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Clear to white, very sharp crystals of celestite on matrix. Very uncommon to find a good specimen from here. Acquired from Jean Hamel over 50 years ago.


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Location: 20 Mule Team Canyon, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
Dimensions: 5.8 x 5 x 2cm
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Malachite (Ex Koster Coll.)

ID: 6424
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A spcimen of mammillary medium green malachite with a darker green radiating center. Acq. in 2000 from Gilbert Gauthier.


Price: $300.00
Location: Mashamba West Mine, Kolwzi, Katanga, D.R. Congo
Dimensions: 5.8 x 4.5 x 3.5cm
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Fluorite (ex Koster Coll.)

ID: 6423
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A very gemmy, medium purple specimen of fluorite composed of cubes with beveled edges. Some pyrite crystals on the rear. Older Naica acquired in 1988.


Price: $260.00
Location: Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico
Dimensions: 5 x 4 x 3.5cm
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Fluorite (ex S. Koster Coll.)

ID: 6420
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Water clear, very sharp and lustrous cubes of fluorite on a grey matrix.


Price: $200.00
Location: Emilio Mine, Caravia, Asturias, Spain
Dimensions: 6.5 x 6.5 x 3.3cm
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Fluorite with Calcite and Quartz (ex S. Koster Coll.)

ID: 6417
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Deep purple bi-pyramidal octahedrons of fluorite on a matrix with calcite, quartz and minor pyrite. This old timer (with a sawn back)was acquired in 1982,and has the much rarer purple color. I also hear that Naica is now closed and completely flodded.


Price: $200.00
Location: Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico
Dimensions: 5 x 4.5 x 2.7cm
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Fluorite “Spinel Twin” (ex S. Koster Coll.)

ID: 6416
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A medium green spinel twin crystal of fluorite with both smooth and frosted faces, and a small streak of purple running down one side. Bizarre crystal.


Price: $350.00
Location: Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico
Dimensions: 6.5 x 4 x 3cm
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Quartz Var. “Fenster” (ex S. Koster Coll.)

ID: 6415
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A wonderful example of a doubly terminated Swiss “Fensterquarz”, meaning skeletal quartz crystals with rhombohedral windows on the faces. This one is in perfect condition.


Price: $200.00
Location: Illiez Valley, Wallius, Switzerland
Dimensions: 5.4 x 4 x 2cm
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Chalcocite (Ex Chris Amo and Stephen Phillips Coll.)

ID: 6394
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Highly lustrous, silvery plates of chalcocite sit with intergrown blocky crystals, on a matrix of sulfides and hematite stained quartz crystals. Choice miniature!


Price: $1600.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 6.3 x 4.1 x 3.5cm
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