1641812) Rhodochrosite - Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru
Size: 9.0 x 8.0 x 2.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 850 (=~ £ 547)
Beautiful lustrous pinkish-red rhombohedral crystals of rhodochrosite to 1.0 cm very rich over the top of this 9.0 x 8.0 x 2.0 cm matrix. Minor sparkling quartz in association. In great condition. The back of the piece has been sawn flat. Free shipping for this item. Ref: The Mineralogical Record; 28: 37-62. Hyrsl, et al. Peru - Paradise of Minerals; pp 219 - 245.
1281035) Rhodochrosite - Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Size: 9.0 x 8.0 x 5.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 4500 (=~ £ 2895)
Lustrous gorgeous pink rhombohedral crystals of rhodochrosite to 1.0 cm in size covering one side of a 9.0 x 8.0 x 5.0 cm matrix. Sits perfectly for display by itself and in excellent condition. Showy. Ref: Cairncross, B., Beukes, N. and Gutzmer, J. (1997): The Manganese Adventure.
1661045) Rhodochrosite with Calcite, Sphalerite - Trepca, Trepca valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo
Size: 9.0 x 6.5 x 4.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 250 (=~ £ 161)
Pretty combination specimen consisting of a 9.0 x 6.5 x 4.5 cm matrix, this mostly covered by pink crystallized rhodochrosite. Small colorless calcite crystals are scattered throughout. The matrix is crystalline black sphalerite with minor pyrite. Shows all around and in great condition. Weighs 0.92 lbs. Ref: The Mineralogical Record: 4: 55-61.
2151030) Rhodochrosite with Fluorite - Sunnyside Mine (American Tunnel), Gladstone, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
Size: 6.5 x 5.5 x 3.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 200 (=~ £ 129)
ex. Art Smith collection.
A dull lustered translucent pinkish-red rhombohedral rhodochrosite crystal 2.9 cm across is perched on the edge of a 6.5 x 5.5 x 3.0 cm matrix mostly covered by colorless fluorite. Some damage to the fluorite as seen. The rhodochrosite is in great condition; nice large deep colored crystal for this classic locality. Shipping weight: 0.31 lbs. Ex Art Smith collection.
1841136) Rhodochrosite with Pyrite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz - Champion Mine, Cinnamon Pass, Park District, Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USA
Size: 7.5 x 7.5 x 5.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 300 (=~ £ 193)
ex. Robert & Doris Anderson collection.
Sparkling pink crystals of rhodochrosite to 0.3 cm in size rich throughout both sides of this 7.5 x 7.5 x 5.5 cm matrix. In very good condition; pyrite in association. Weighs 0.44 lbs. Ex Robert & Doris Anderson collection.
2011056) Rosasite - Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Mun. de Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Size: 7.0 x 5.0 x 3.0 cm (small cabinet)
Beautiful bluish-green velvety crystallized rosasite over the top of a 7.0 x 5.0 x 3.0 cm matrix. Quite showy. Very minor rubbing not atypical of these. Nice for the species. Shipping weight: 0.33 lbs.
2011080) Rosasite - Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Mun. de Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Size: 7.0 x 5.5 x 2.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 500 (=~ £ 322)
Superb example for this species with bluish-green velvety botryoidal rosasite covering a 7.0 x 5.5 x 2.0 cm matrix. In excellent condition. Weighs 0.24 lbs. Ref: Rocks & Min.:63:211 & 64:18, Mineralogical Record, 28:1.
2011085) Rosasite with Calcite - Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Mun. de Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Size: 8.0 x 5.5 x 5.0 cm (small cabinet)
Beautiful combination piece with bluish-green velvety crystallized rosasite on a 8.0 x 5.5 x 5.0 cm matrix with small sparkling jewel-like crystals of calcite. In fine condition as seen. Shipping weight: 0.49 lbs.
1642329) Roselite - Bou Azzer District, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Souss-Massa-Draa Region, Morocco
Size: 8.0 x 4.0 x 4.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 50 (=~ £ 32)
Purplish-red sparkling micro crystals scattered throughout a 8.0 x 4.0 x 4.0 cm matrix. Weighs 0.39 lbs.
1142058) Scheelite - Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Size: 9.0 x 5.0 x 4.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 750 (=~ £ 482)
Slightly translucent semi-lustrous orange crystals of scheelite to 1.5 cm in size rich on one side of a 9.0 x 5.0 x 4.0 cm matrix. Minor quartz in association. In great condition overall and quite choice for the species from Pakistan!
4961289) Scheelite with Muscovite - Beryl-Scheelite deposit, Huya village, Mt Xuebaoding, Pingwu Co., Mianyang Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China
Size: 9.0 x 8.5 x 7.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 2500 (=~ £ 1608)
ex. John Trimble collection
Terrific brilliant orange large scheelite crystals, some with slightly gemmy areas, are set on a small amount of muscovite crystal matrix. Slight chipping at one corner as seen; overall in very good condition. Great color and luster. Size: 9.0 x 8.5 x 7.5 cm. Ref: The Mineralogical Record 36(1), 45-57. Ex John Trimble collection.
1701058) Scheelite with Muscovite - Huya deposit, Mt Xuebaoding, Pingwu Co., Mianyang Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China
Size: 6.5 x 5.5 x 3.0 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 2000 (=~ £ 1287)
Gorgeous deep orange lustrous slightly translucent scheelite crystal measuring 3.5 x 3.5 x 1.0 cm in size set neatly on a muscovite crystal matrix. No damage or chipping; the color is outstanding. A very attractive specimen from the premier locality for scheelite. Size; 6.5 x 5.5 x 3.0 cm. This item ships for free.
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 (=~ £ 257)
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.
1141059) Schorl with Topaz, Albite - Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Size: 8.0 x 7.5 x 6.5 cm (small cabinet)
Price: $ 3500 (=~ £ 2252)
Fine combination piece with a lustrous black terminated schorl crystal measuring 4.5 cm in height, this centered nicely and coming off a white albite crystal matrix. On one side of this are numerous gemmy glassy sherry colored topaz crystals to 3.0 cm. The schorl crystal shows some natural fracturing, and re-healing. The topaz crystals show natural etching and wrap nicely around the side and back of the matrix. Measures 8.0 x 7.5 x 6.5 cm in size overall.
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 (=~ £ 772)
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.