There are 116 minerals priced at above $500.

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Corundum Var. Ruby

ID: 6679
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A textbook, hexagonal crystal of the ruby variety of corundum is aesthetically posed on a mica schist matrix. The crystal measures 2.8 cm and is exceptional for this obscure locality.


Price: $500.00
Location: Sagstuen, Farsjo, Arnes, Nes, Akershus, Norway
Dimensions: 5.5 x 4 x 2cm
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Creedite (Ex John Barlow Coll.)

ID: 6372
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A choice specimen of lustrous medium purple sharp crystals of creedite forming beautiful sprays. Ex John Barlow piece with his label.


Price: $600.00
Location: Santa Eulalia, Chihuahua, Mexico
Dimensions: 5.4 x 3.2 x 2.1cm
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Cuprite (Ex Gen Meieran Coll.)

ID: 6328
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A bright red single bipyramidal octahedron of cuprite with exceptional mirror luster and translucency, sits on a matrix with minor chrysocholla.


Price: $1600.00
Location: Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga, Zaire
Dimensions: 4.2 x 3.8 x 3.6cm
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Cuprite on Copper after Cuprite

ID: 6493
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A group of octahedral cuprite crystals sit in the middle of an intergrown conglomerate of copper replacing bi-pyramidal octahedrons of cuprite. Excellent example of this pseudomorph.


Price: $2500.00
Location: Poteryaevskoe Mine, Rudnyi Altai, Western Siberian Region, Russia
Dimensions: 6.5 x 3 x 3cm
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Cuprite with Chalcotrichite

ID: 6734
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A specimen of cuprite crystals on matrix with a secondary layer of acicular chalcotrichite crystals on one side of the specimen coating the primary cuprites. Great red color.

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Price: $680.00
Location: Chengmenshan, JIujiang, Jiangxi Province, China
Dimensions: 10 x 4.5 x 2.3cm
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Diopside Var. Chromium

ID: 6690
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A single crystal of chromium diopside with a textbook termination, gemmy green color and super luster. Displays well from any side.


Price: $750.00
Location: Merelani, Manyara Region, Tanzania
Dimensions: 4 x 2.5 x 1.1cm
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Dioptase “Cast” with Mimetite

ID: 6640
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A marvelous “cast” of dioptase crystals hosts a few small yellow mimetite crystals. From a find of earlier this year. There appears to be two distinct generations of dioptase in this one.


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Location: Ntola Mine, Mindouli Dist., Pool dept., D.R. Congo
Dimensions: 7.7 x 5.8 x 2.5cm
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Dioptase “Cast” with Mimetite

ID: 6641
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A bright green “cast” of dioptase holds a few elongated bright yellow mimetite crystals. Super miniature from this recent find


Price: $680.00
Location: Ntola Mine, Mindouli Dist., Pool dept., D.R. Congo
Dimensions: 4.5 x 3.8 x 1.8cm
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Elbaite

ID: 2435
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A very gemmy and lustrous, bright green, doubly terminated elbaite prism sits on a larger crystal that’s associated with smaller (also terminated) crystals. Displays beautifully!


Price: $2000.00
Location: Cruzeiro Mine, MG, Brazil
Dimensions: 10 x 6 x 3cm
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Elbaite (ex Harvard Museum Coll.)

ID: 4258
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A highly unusual elbaite specimen composed of two main compound crystals made up of many pinacoidal crystals with a fibrous nature, in parallel growth. The color is a dark greenish grey and the luster is very good. As you will notice one of the main crystals grew against the matrix, creating a flat, hindered termination.


Original Price: $1200.00
Sale Price: $850.00
Location: Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 7 x 4.5 x 2.5cm
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There are 116 minerals priced at above $500.

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