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Diopside Var. Chromium (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3176
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A deep green, translucent crystal of the chromium variety of diopside. Perfect crystal!


Price: $145.00
Location: Tormiq, Balistan, Pakistan
Dimensions: 1.2 x .6 x .3cm
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Zoizite Var. Tanzanite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3323
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A very gemmy zoizite crystal (this one has been treated like all tanzanites are) with a wonderful termination, excellent luster and the trichroic color change. There is a microscopic ding on one side of the C face, otherwise it is a perfect and facetable TN!


Price: $365.00
Location: Merelani, Arusha, Tanzania
Dimensions: 1.7 x .7 x .6cm
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Quartz with Elbaite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3356
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A very sharp group of doubly terminated gemmy quartz crystals on a feldspar matrix with tiny elbaite crystals on one side. Wonderful TN!


Price: $90.00
Location: Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande, San Diego County, California
Dimensions: 3 x 3 x 2.4cm
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Xenotime (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3396
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A very sharp TN specimen of the rare yttrium phosphate xenotime, with excellent luster and a pleasing medium brown color. What makes this TN even even rarer is the fact that we have two crystals in parallel growth (don’t think it’s a twin) which is very unique since most of the time the crystals occur as singles. Super TN!


Price: $200.00
Location: Ibitiara, Bahia, Brazil
Dimensions: 2.9 x 1.2 x .7cm
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Quartz (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3924
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A nice group of sharp and gemmy quartz crystals showing different habits.


Price: $35.00
Location: Gotthard, Uri, Switzerland
Dimensions: 3 x 2.5 x 1.6cm
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Quartz Var. Amethyst Scepter

ID: 3946
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A very gemmy, lustrous and sharp clear quarts with a pale amethyst scepter. These make beautiful TNS!


Price: $35.00
Location: Scepter Hill, Arivaca, Sta. Cruz Co., Arizona
Dimensions: 2.3 x .7 x .6cm
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Quartz on Fluorapatite

ID: 1818
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A pair of gemmy quartz crystals sit in front of a group of purple/green fluorapatite crystals. Excellent luster, color and gemmy crystals make up this large TN!


Price: $500.00
Location: Panasqueira, Portugal
Dimensions: 3.2 x 2.5 x 2.5cm
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Diamond (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3528
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A textbook bipyramidal diamond octahedron with a pleasing yellow color, great luster and textbook form. Choice!


Price: $680.00
Location: Miba Mine, Mbuji Mayi, Congo
Dimensions: 1 x .9 x .9cm
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Manganite (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 3531
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A jet black crystal of manganite with smaller crystals attached. Minor contac at the rear of the termination. Excellent TN from this classic European locality!


Price: $250.00
Location: St. Andreasberg, Harz Mtns., Neidersachsen, Germany
Dimensions: 2.9 x 1.2 x .7cm
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Hematite with Rutile, Quartz (ex Nelson Coll.)

ID: 4271
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Very bright and lustrous plates of hematite to 2 cm host bright red rutile crystals and are associated withy gemmy quartz crystals. Classic TN!


Price: $190.00
Location: Cavradi Gorge, Val Cunera, Grischun, Szitzerland
Dimensions: 2.4 x 1.6 x 1cm
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