1131183) Gold with Quartz - Bomlo gold mines, Lykling, Bomlo, Hordaland, Norway
Size: 6.5 x 5.5 x 4.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 1500
A 6.5 x 5.5 x 4.0 cm mass of quartz, this fairly rich throughout with bright crystalline native gold. These mines were worked from 1882 to 1910. A good rich example. This item ships for free.
1126364) Gold with Quartz - Roata Mine, Cavnic, Maramures Co., Romania
Size: 7.0 x 6.0 x 2.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 3000
ex. Wolfgang E. Henkel collection
Leafy sparkling native gold to 0.25 cm forming clusters throughout a 7.0 x 6.0 x 2.5 cm matrix with small quartz crystals. Good rich example for gold from Cavnic! Mined in 2000. Ex Wolfgang E. Henkel collection.
4841001) Gold with Quartz - Round Mountain Mine, Round Mountain District, Nye Co., Nevada, USA
Size: 6.5 x 4.5 x 2.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 25000
Beautifully crystallized native gold from this prominent Nevada mine! Leafy bright mirror-like native gold crystals are forming a free-standing grouping 5.0 cm in height off quartz. Measures 6.5 x 4.5 x 2.0 cm in size overall. No damage; shows nicely all around 360 degrees. Comes with a custom acrylic display stand. Initial photo by Joe Budd.
2151010) Gypsum with Smithsonite, Calcite - Monte Cristo mine, Rush, Marion Co., Arkansas, USA
Size: 7.0 x 5.0 x 3.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 350
ex. Art Smith collection.
The top of this 7.0 x 5.0 x 3.0 cm matrix is covered by gray chatoyant crystallized botryoidal smithsonite. A gemmy colorless terminated gypsum crystal measuring 2.2 cm in length is set neatly upon the smithsonite, as well as snow white crystalline spherical shaped calcite. In excellent condition; very fine combination piece for gypsum from this noted mining district! Shipping weight: 0.38 lbs. Ex Art Smith collection.
1281073) Hematite - N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Size: 8.0 x 6.0 x 3.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 8000
The finest hematite specimens known have come from this locality in South Africa. The specimen shown here is outstanding. Thick incredibly lustrous, like mirrors, crystals of hematite to 3.5 cm across are scattered over a 8.0 x 6.0 x 3.5 cm matrix. Very difficult to photograph because of the reflectivity of the crystal faces; I think this better in person than as in the photos. The quality is outstanding. In excellent condition; as good as they get damage-wise.
1842368) Hemimorphite - 79 Mine, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Size: 9.0 x 7.0 x 4.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 125
ex. Robert & Doris Anderson collection.
Bubbly blue spherical shaped crystal clusters of hemimorphite to 0.5 cm in diameter scattered throughout one side of a 9.0 x 7.0 x 4.0 cm matrix. In great condition; sits perfectly for display by itself. Ex Robert & Doris Anderson collection.
1641693) Hemimorphite - M'fouati, M'fouati District, Bouenza Department, Republic of Congo
Size: 7.0 x 6.5 x 4.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 300
Sky-blue sparkling botryoidal crystallized hemimorphite covering most of one side of a 7.0 x 6.5 x 4.0 cm matrix. In excellent condition. Sits nicely for display on a sawn base. Nice for this species/locality. Weighs 0.32 lbs.
2011021) Hemimorphite - Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Mun. de Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Size: 7.5 x 5.5 x 4.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 500
Very fine blue crystal groupings of hemimorphite throughout this 7.5 x 5.5 x 4.5 cm matrix. In great condition. Unusual and attractive color for hemimorphite from Ojuela! Weighs 0.25 lbs. Ref: The Mineralogical Record, 34(5), 1-91.
1701041) Hemimorphite - Skorpion Mine, Rosh Pinah, Luderitz District, Karas Region, Namibia
Size: 7.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 750
Gorgeous sparkling blue crystals of hemimorphite to 0.3 cm in length covering most of the top and sides of this 7.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm matrix. Sits nicely for display by itself. In great condition and shows all around. Excellent for the species from this locality; the color is really nice. Weighs 0.39 lbs.
1401541) Hubnerite with Quartz - Mundo Nuevo Mine, Mundo Nuevo, Huamachuco, Sanchez Carrion Province, La Libertad Department, Peru
Size: 8.0 x 6.0 x 5.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 1500
ex. Tab Farthing collection.
Outstanding lusrous black terminated crystals of hubnerite to 3.0 cm in height set aesthetically on a 8.0 x 6.0 x 5.0 cm matrix of crystallized quartz. Shows all around. This is in excellent condition and is very, very fine for the species. The aesthetics are great. Ex Tab Farthing collection.
1043678) Hydroxylherderite with Elbaite - Marilac, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size: 6.5 x 3.0 x 2.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 1250
ex. Lloyd Tate Collection.
Loose choice glassy slightly translucent brown floater grouping of twinned hydroxylherderite crystals measuring 6.5 x 3.0 x 2.5 cm in size overall. Dark green prismatic elbaite crystals to 1.5 cm in length are present as sell. Just very minor chipping on the bottom side of the crystal, otherwise in excellent condition. This is quite good for the species. Previous label from the collection of F. John Barlow. Ex Lloyd Tate collection. Free shipping for this item.
1043681) Hydroxylherderite with Elbaite - Virgem da Lapa, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size: 7.0 x 6.5 x 5.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 850
ex. Lloyd Tate Collection.
A large translucent glassy thick grayish hydroxylherderite crystal is studded on all sides by prismatic lustrous dark blue elbaite crystals. Complete all around and in excellent condition. Fine large crystal for this species - neat with the association! Size: 7.0 x 6.5 x 5.0 cm. Ref: The Mineralogical Record: 13: 19-28. Ex Lloyd Tate collection.
4461031) Ilvaite - Huanggang Mine, Keshiketeng Co., Chifeng Prefecture, Inner Mongolia, China
Size: 6.5 x 5.5 x 5.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 750
Superb cluster of large thick terminated prismatic lustrous black ilvaite crystals measuring 6.5 x 5.5 x 5.0 cm in size. Complete all around - no damage. Excellent example for this species!
1681279) Ilvaite with Calcite - Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee Co., Idaho, USA
Size: 7.5 x 6.5 x 2.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 300
A lustrous terminated sharply formed black ilvaite crystal 2.8 cm in length set nicely on the edge of a 7.5 x 6.5 x 2.5 cm colorless translucent crystallized calcite matrix. In great condition and quite nice for this locality. Weighs 0.24 lbs.
1161126) Ilvaite with Quartz (repaired) - Dal'negorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Size: 8.0 x 7.5 x 6.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 3500
A majestic lustrous black terminated prismatic ilvaite crystal measuring 4.5 cm in height is rising neatly out of a matrix of crystallized sparkling transparent quartz. The quartz crystals average 0.6 cm in size. The ilvaite is repaired, a very good job, back on to the matrix, like most of these from Russia. Complete all around and in excellent condition. Measures 8.0 x 7.5 x 6.5 cm in size overall. Base included. Ref: The Mineralogical Record (2001): 32: 3.