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Smithsonite (ex John Schneider Coll.)

ID: 6185
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Chalky pastel green prismatic crystals of smithsonite with matrix and unidentified micro crystals attached on the back.


Price: $250.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 4.8 x 4 x 2cm
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Smithsonite (Ex John Schneider Coll.)

ID: 6184
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A group of brilliant prismatic clear crystals of smithsonite with excellent clarity and orange yellow zoning, on matrix. Most of the crystals are doubly terminated and the largest measures 2.3 cm!


Price: $600.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 6.3 x 4 x 2.3cm
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Tennantite after Enargite with Quartz

ID: 6183
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A specimen composed of enargite crystals that have been completely replaced by tennantite. There is minor quartz and hematite in association. One of the less common pseudomorphs from Tsumeb.


Price: $500.00
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Dimensions: 5 x 4 x 3.8cm
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Manganotantalite

ID: 6182
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A very sharp and lustrous single crystal of manganotantalite with an excellent termination and flashes of deep red, with minor albite attached.


Price: $500.00
Location: Nuristan, Laghman, Afghanistan
Dimensions: 5.1 x 3 x 2.8cm
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Cuprite on Copper (Ex John Schneider Coll.)

ID: 6181
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Brilliant reddish cuprite crystals coat branching copper crystals that are partly covered by Cu salts. Ex J. Schneider Coll.


Price: $300.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 4.2 x 3.5 x 2cm
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Dolomite Cast after Calcite

ID: 6180
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Tan dolomite crystals form a hollow cast (or epimorph) after a calcite rhombohedron. Minor galena attached. Cool specimen!


Price: $250.00
Location: Cavnic, Maramures, Romania
Dimensions: 5.5 x 4.5 x 3cm
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Quartz Var. Amethyst

ID: 6159
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A group of very gemmy and lustrous crystals of amethyst on a quartz matrix. As is typical of Las Vigas, the color deepens towards the tips of the crystals. Choice!


Price: $150.00
Location: Las Vigas, Veracruz, Mexico
Dimensions: 5.5 x 4.4 x 4cm
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Beryl Var. Aquamarine

ID: 6151
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A single, partly gemmy medium blue crystal of aquamarine with a textbook prismatic termination.


Price: $180.00
Location: Teofilo Otoni, Mucuri Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 5.5 x 1.4 x 1.3cm
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Copper

ID: 6148
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Branching, very sharp elongated crystals (octahedrons?) of copper with a bit of quartz attached and a wonderful patina. Exceptional copper miniature.


Price: $2000.00
Location: Keweenaw County, Upper Peninsula, Michigan
Dimensions: 5 x 3.8 x 2cm
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Quartz Var. Smoky (Japan Law Twin)

ID: 6145
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A water clear, slightly smoky, striated twinned crystal of quartz that is in perfect condition and complete all the way around. A textbook example of Japan Law twinning in quartz!


Price: $1500.00
Location: PC Mine, Jefferson County, Montana
Dimensions: 5.4 x 4.2 x .8cm
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