GALLERY 1e Minerals for Sale

Mineral Groups/Themes

THE MICA GROUP
Buy full group for $200, or individually

RC134 Biotite

3 cm thick ‘book’ of biotite crystals from Swakopmund area.
Ex Desert Gems.
8 x 6 x 3 cm.
$35

RC135 Muscovite

Intergrown blades of crystals from Jose Pingo Mine, Brazil.
Ex Fabre Minerals.
9 x 7 x 7 cm.
$35

RC136 Phlogopite

4.5 cm thick ‘book’ of phlogopite on piece of matrix. Kiren, Afghanistan.
Ex Ikram Mineralogy.
7 x 5 x 5 cm.
$50

RC137 Margarite

Platy pink aggregates in vein. Chester Emery Mines, Massachusetts, USA.
6 x 5 x 4 cm.
Ex Dakota Matrix.
$50

RC138 Lepidolite

Small ‘books’ of lavender lepidolite in feldspar and cleavelandite. Nangalam Pegmatite, Afghanistan.
Ex Ikram Mineralogy.
7 x 4.5 x 4 cm.
$50

RC139 Polylithionite

Aggregate of lemon-yellow crystals. Lavra do Jenipapo, Brazil.
Ex Z Gabriele.
7 x 4.5 x 3 cm.
$50

Uncommon Sulfides

RC140 Pyrrhotite

Thick 2.5 cm tall crystals on bed of sulfides. Nicolaevsky Mine, Dal’negorsk, Russia.
Ex Minservice.com.
8 x 8 x 6 cm
$150

RC141 Skutterudite

Shiny grey crystals on calcite and massive skutterudite. Bou Azzer, Morocco.
Ex Minservice.com.
8 x 6 x 4 cm.
$200

RC142 Realgar on Sphalerite

Striking combination of orangey-red realgar on dark grey sphalerite. China. 5 x 4 x 2.5 cm. $150

RC143 Carrolite

One main octahedron with several smaller ones in matrix.
Kolwezi, DRC.
4 x 3 x 3 cm.
$50

RC144 Sperrylite

Bright, lustrous crystals on sulfide matrix. Nice thumbnail.
3 x 2 x 1.5 cm.
Norilisk, Russia.
Ex Minservice.com.
$250

RC145 Tetrahedrite

Typical shiny arrow-shaped crystals in quartz on pyrite and sphalerite matrix.
Casapalca Mine, Peru.
Ex Minservice.com.
10 x 8 x 4.5 cm.
$100

RC146 Stibnite

Cluster of typical elongated crystals with gunmetal-grey metallic lustre.
11 x 4 x 2.5 cm.
$100

LARGE CABINET SPECIMENS (>10 cm)

RC147 Actinolite

Mat of intergrown elongated green crystals of this Fe amphibole. Almeda County, USA.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals.
$75

RC148 Andalusite

Uncommon specimen, with opaque, pinkish-brown crystals to 4.5 cm protruding from the matrix. Bregaglia Valley, Italy.
Ex Your Mineral Collection.
$75

RC149 Andradite

Mound of brown dodecahedrons from Dal’negorsk, Russia.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals.
$250

RC150 Fluorite

Translucent cubes of light to dark blue fluorite to 1.5 cm with white quartz. Very pretty. Bingham, New Mexico.
Ex Douglass Minerals.
$250

RC151 Sphalerite var. Cleophane

Group of intergrown crystals of typical greenish-yellow colour on white quartz and pyrite. Some damage. Madan, Bulgaria.
Ex Z. Gabrielle.
$150

RC152 Vanadinite Var. Endlichite

Less common variety of vanadinite, with lustrous tan-coloured elongated ‘barrel’ crystals. Toussit, Morocco.
Ex Fabre Minerals.
$250

RC153 Vanadinite

Mound of typical brick-red tabular crystals on sandstone matrix. Mibladen, Morocco.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals.
$250

RC154 Wulfenite

Tabular orange crystals scattered over a matrix of calcite and host rock. Extra-large – 22 cm. Los Lamentos, Mexico. Some damage.
$150

RC155 Rhodonite

Solid cleavage mass of reddish-pink rhodonite from Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Ex Douglass Minerals.
$200

RC156 Sphalerite

Dark grey metallic crystals to 1 cm with typical yellowish-brown interiors with intergrown white quartz. Huaron Silver-Zinc mine, Peru.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals.
$350

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The colours of the specimens shown in this website may vary slightly from actual specimen colour.