There are 32 minerals sized at Cabinet and Larger.

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Orpiment on Calcite “Floater”

ID: 6299
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A very special piece from the Shimen Mine in China. It is a two sided specimen where calcite prisms are selectively sprinkled with acicular orpiment crystals and are completely blanketed on the other side. It is undamaged (very rare for Shimen specimens) and is a complete floater. Super!


Price: $500.00
Location: Shimen Mine, Changde Prefecture, Hunan County, China
Dimensions: 1.3 x 9.5 x 3cm
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Pyrite on Sphalerite

ID: 6300
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Bright and golden, striated pyrite crystals sit on a matrix of lustrous jet black sphalerite crystals. The rear also shows some nice (but smaller) pyrites coating the matrix. Very fine old timer from this historical Colorado locality.


Price: $450.00
Location: Eagle Mine, Gilman District, Eagle County, Colorado
Dimensions: 11.4 x 9.2 x 4cm
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Quartz Var. Smokey with Cooketite, Lepidolite and Albite

ID: 1477
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A large smoky quartz crystal on a matrix of cookeite, lepidolite and albite. There’s a sharp growth phantom on one side of the crystal and some contact on the rear, but it does not affect the other display sides. An old Eastern classic. Super!


Price: $580.00
Location: Bennet Qy., Oxford Co., Maine
Dimensions: 15 x 14 x 11cm
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Quartz with Spessartine “Floater”

ID: 6197
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A superb, slightly smoky, gemmy quartz crystal sprinkled with equally gemmy lustrous orange red spessartine crystals. This is a doubly terminated quartz crystal with a prismatic tapering termination on one end and a healed termination on the other end.


Price: $3000.00
Location: Wushan Spessarite Mine, Tongbei, Fujian Province, China
Dimensions: 12 x 4 x 4cm
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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.


Original Price: $600.00
Sale Price: $480.00
Location: Berg Aukas, Grootfontein, Namibia
Dimensions: 10.2 x 4 x 3.6cm
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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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Spessartine with Muscovite

ID: 6497
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Brilliant and sharp wine colored spessartine crystals with books of muscovite, on a quartz matrix. Stunning display plate.

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Price: $1200.00
Location: Raikot, Chilas, Diamar District, Gilgit, Pakistan
Dimensions: 10.5 x 8 x 4cm
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Sphalerite on Quartz (ex Otto Pfordte Coll.)

ID: 6397
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Very sharp and lustrous greenish crystals of sphalerite sitting on a matrix of drusy white quartz. Selmecbanya is the old Hungarian name for this locality.


Price: $400.00
Location: Banska Stiavnica (Selmecbanya), Banska Bystirica Region, Slovakia
Dimensions: 12 x 8 x 4cm
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Titanite with Quartz (ex Otto Pfordte Coll.)

ID: 6400
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A specimens of light green quartz crystals on one side (color is probably due to chlorite inclusions) and micro titanite crystals (some twinned) on the other.


Price: $100.00
Location: Val Punteglias, Graubunden, Switzerland
Dimensions: 11 x 7.5 x 4cm
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Topaz with Chidrenite, Quartz, on Albite

ID: 6210
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A wonderful specimen of textbook, clear topaz crystals to 4.2 cm sit on a matrix of white albite blades and minor quartz. All over the matrix there are doubly terminated orange childrenite crystals averaging 5 MM. The topaz is so clear you can see the matrix underneath, and the specimen is in exceptional condition.


Price: $4800.00
Location: Shigar Valley, Skardu, Balistan, Pakistan
Dimensions: 13 x 12 x 8.5cm
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There are 32 minerals sized at Cabinet and Larger.

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