There are 145 minerals priced at above $500.

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Smithsonite

ID: 6035
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Pastel green, lustrous prisms of smithsonite on a pastel tan first generation of smithsonite crystals. Beautiful specimen.


Price: $600.00
Location: Berg Aukas, Grootfontein, Namibia
Dimensions: 10.2 x 4 x 3.6cm
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Smithsonite (Ex Chris Amo Coll.)

ID: 6393
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Exceptional rhombohedral crystals of smithsonite with deep yellow centers and zoned lighter edges. The temptation is to label it cadmium, but I don’t believe that it is accurate since most Tsumeb smithsonites labeled “cadmium” are pure guesses by collectors and dealers. Wonderful color, zoning and luster on this one, not to mention good sized and well defined crystals.


Price: $1500.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 7.3 x 5.5 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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Smithsonite (Ex. J. Schneider Coll.)

ID: 6201
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Very sharp rhombs of lustrous smithsonite intermixed with dark sulfides (probably tennantite and galena) and micro quartz crystals. The color of the crystals are a pale pink with yellow/tan zones, which is difficult to capture on camera. The crystals are in perfect condition and the unusually zoned coloration is much better appreciated in person. I would be tempted to call it cobaltoan, were it not for the yellowish zones.


Price: $1800.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 5.8cm
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Smithsonite After Calcite (ex Sussman Coll.)

ID: 6376
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A beautiful specimen composed of calcite rhombs that sat on a dolomite cast, have been completely replaced by cuprian smithsonite. Wonderful pseudomorph, ex Marshall Sussman Coll.


Price: $1800.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 11 x 8 x 3cm
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Smithsonite on Willemite

ID: 5712
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Light yellow prisms of smithsonite with a second generation of smaller crystals that give the specimen a marvelous drusy sparkle, associated with prismatic crystals of willemite. Fabulous smithsonite from this closed locality.


Price: $3000.00
Location: Berg Aukas, Grootfontein, Namibia
Dimensions: 8.3 x 4.8 x 3.5cm
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Smithsonite Var. Cobaltoan

ID: 6310
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Pastel pink, discoidal crystals of cobaltoan smithsonite coat a matrix of dark intermixed sulfides.  A superb example of this uncommon habit.


Price: $800.00
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 7 x 6.4 x 5cm
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Spessartine on Albite (ex Barlow Coll.)

ID: 5465
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An extremely sharp crystal of orange spessartine (1.6 cm) is surround by flower-like groups of cleavelandite with smaller spessartines scattered about. Beautiful piece from the Ex Barlow Collection.


Price: $600.00
Location: Little Three Mine, Ramona Dist. San Diego County, California
Dimensions: 4.8 x 3.9 x 3cm
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Sugilite with Apophyllite and Ruizite

ID: 6305
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Micro crystals of sugilite liberally covering both sides of the matrix. Ones side is also sprinkled with tabular clear apophyllite crystals and groups and single crystals of the very rare mineral ruizite. The ruizite is plentiful and runs thought the specimen but is heavily concentrated around the apophyllites.


Price: $1200.00
Location: N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman, South Africa
Dimensions: 6 x 4.2 x 3.4cm
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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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There are 145 minerals priced at above $500.

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