1281407) Azurite with Tennantite - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Size: 10.5 x 10.5 x 10.0 cm (cabinet)
Price: $ 2850
Beautiful lustrous blue terminated prismatic crystals of azurite to 4.5 cm in length set neatly on a 10.5 x 10.5 x 10.0 cm matrix of crystallized tennantite. Micro-chipping present on a few of the terminations as seen. What at first appears as broken areas are actually naturally crystallized. Displays nicely and very attractive; fine for the species.
1142055) Beryl var. Aquamarine with Spessartine, Feldspar - Shengus, Haramosh Mts., Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Size: 7.5 x 7.0 x 6.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 1200
Very fine and neat combination piece with gem blue aquamarine crystals to 4.0 cm in length set on a white blocky feldspar crystal matrix, these with deep red lustrous crystals of spessartine to 1.3 cm. In great condition overall and sits perfectly for display by itself. Size: 7.5 x 7.0 x 6.0 cm.
1141089) Beryl var. Morganite with Albite - Skardu, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Size: 13.0 x 13.0 x 5.0 cm (cabinet)
Price: $ 15000
Glassy gem pink tabular crystals of morganite to 6.5 cm in diameter scattered attractively over a 13.0 x 13.0 x 5.0 cm white albite crystal matrix. In super condition; one internal fracture in the largest crystal as seen in the photos. Sits perfectly for display by itself. The quality is outstanding and the piece is quite showy and attractive. The initial photo is by Joe Budd.
1142054) Elbaite with Lepidolite (repaired) - Paprok, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Size: 9.5 x 5.0 x 4.5 cm (cabinet)
Price: $ 2750
Very pretty near transparent glassy terminated pink and green color-zoned elbaite crystal with lepidolite at the base. The crystal has been repaired in one area, typical of these larger tourmaline crystals. In great condition and shows all around. Size: 9.5 x 5.0 x 4.5 cm.
1161041) Elbaite with Quartz (repaired) - Pederneira claim, Sao Jose da Safira, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size: 19.0 x 13.0 x 6.5 cm (large cabinet)
Price: $ 6000
A glassy transparent colorless mostly complete terminated quartz crystal is hosting a green translucent to partly transparent prismatic double terminated elbaite crystal measuring 11.5 cm in length. The elbaite crystal is repaired in several places, to be expected in something like this. Some chipping on the quartz crystal just below where the elbaite crystal is attached. The quartz is crystallized naturally all around. Measures 19.0 x 13.0 x 6.5 cm. The elbaite crystal is perfect. Ref: Cornejo and Bartorelli, Minerals and Precious Stones of Brazil; pp 516 - 525.
1142053) Forsterite var. Peridot - Sapat Gali, Manshera, Naran-Kagan Valley, Kohistan District, North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan
Size: 8.0 x 6.5 x 4.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 2500
Exceptionally large slightly translucent terminated grouping of peridot crystals measuring 8.0 x 6.5 x 4.0 cm in size. In terrific condition for crystals this large; complete all around. Good large crystals like this from the locality are quite uncommon.
1142050) Scheelite with Quartz - Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Size: 8.0 x 7.5 x 3.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 400
A well formed orange scheelite crystal measuring 2.0 cm across set perfectly on a 8.0 x 7.5 x 3.0 cm matrix mostly covered on all sides by small quartz crystals. No damage. Very good for the species from this area.
4602559) Scorodite with Pyrite - Baishiding Mo deposit, Zhongshan Co., Hezhou Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
Size: 6.5 x 6.5 x 2.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 1200
Beautiful blue glassy near transparent crystals of scorodite to 0.5 cm very rich throughout this 6.5 x 6.5 x 2.0 cm pyrite crystal matrix. In great condition and superb for the species.
4602556) Scorodite with Pyrite - Baishiding Mo deposit, Zhongshan Co., Hezhou Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
Size: 6.5 x 5.5 x 5.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 1500
Glassy lustrous translucent deep blue sharply formed and large crystals of scorodite to 0.7 cm scattered throughout this 6.5 x 5.5 x 5.5 cm pyrite crystallized matrix. In great condition and sits nicely for display. Superb large crystals for the species!
1281032) Smithsonite - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Size: 13.0 x 10.0 x 3.5 cm (cabinet)
Price: $ 4500
Pinkish to orangish bladed pearly slightly translucent crystals of smithsonite to 1.0 cm in size completely covering one side of a 13.0 x 10.0 x 3.5 cm matrix. Micro-chipping present, sparse and mainly to the edges of the piece. Overall I think in super condition. Great color making for a wonderful cabinet example for the species from this famous locality.
1201690) Wulfenite - Erupcion Mine (Ahumada Mine), Los Lamentos Mts, Mun. de Ahumada, Chihuahua, Mexico
Size: 7.5 x 7.5 x 5.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 2000
ex. Norm Woods collection.
Lustrous glassy blocky carmel colored crystals of wulfenite to 1.8 cm on edge scattered nicely over a 7.5 x 7.5 x 5.0 cm matrix. The matrix is mostly covered by tiny brown vanadinite crystals. Micro-chipping is present, this confined to the edges of the piece and quite sparse. Overall in great condition. Ex Norm Woods collection.
1201286) Wulfenite with Vanadinite, Calcite - Erupcion Mine (Ahumada Mine), Los Lamentos Mts, Mun. de Ahumada, Chihuahua, Mexico
Size: 11.5 x 8.0 x 3.5 cm (cabinet)
Price: $ 2500
ex. Norm Woods collection.
A 11.5 x 8.0 x 3.5 cm white calcite matrix, this dusted with greenish-brown micro vanadinite crystals. Scattered over this are many beautiful orange blocky lustrous crystals of wulfenite to 1.2 cm on edge. Tiny chipping is present but sparse as seen; overall I think this in great condition. Very pleasing and pretty color contrast. Ex Norm Woods collection.