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ID: 1870
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Intergrown, light pink, gemmy and lustrous tabular apatite crystals with minor quartz. Great TN!

Price: $300.00
Location: Virgem de Lapa, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 2.7 x 2.5 x 2cm


ID: 3881
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Four intergrown, very sharp, light tan crystals of olmiite to 1 cm on a bit of matrix. ExcellentTN of this rare (and newly described) manganese analog of poldervaartite found early this decade and now properly recognized as olmiite.

Original Price: $280.00
Sale Price: $200.00
Location: N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman, South Africa
Dimensions: 2.2 x 1.3 x 1.2cm

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

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!

Location: Ibitiara, Bahia, Brazil
Dimensions: 2.9 x 1.2 x .7cm

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

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

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

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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