Gallery 2 - Sold Specimens

BRUCITE

Glassy botryoidal yellow Brucite crystal aggegate.
From the new finds in Baluchistan, Pakistan
Measures 13 x 8 x 2 cm.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals

CERUSSITE

Cluster of clear Cerussite crystals from the classic site for these specimens, Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Measures 4.5 x 4 x 3.5 cm.
Ex The Mineral Gallery

BARYTE CRYSTAL CLUSTER ON MATRIX

A striking and beautiful fan-shaped spray of very glassy, chisel-pointed, golden-amber Baryte crystals. Nearly pristine, with only one barely noticeable cleaved termination. Very fine specimen, which displays nicely in both directions.
Rosh Pinah Mine, Karasberg Region of Namibia
Measures 10.7 x 8 x 8 cm
Ex Hummingbird Minerals

FLUORITE

This Okorusu Fluorite specimen has a dark orange color with blackish colouring at some of the crystal corners. Nicely translucent and in good condition. Availability of Okorusu Fluorites at major mineral shows has dramatically declined over the last two years.
Okorusu Mine, Otjiwarongo Region, Namibia
Measures 8 x 7 x 2 cm.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals

ADAMITE

Crystals of purple-tipped yellow Adamite on Goethite matrix.
Glassy lustrous and gemmy-translucent, these Adamite crystals display tips of pinkish-purple above mostly yellow interiors. The crystals are in excellent condition with full terminations and barely a contact anywhere.
From the Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico.
Measures 8 x 13.5 x 5.3 cm.
Ex The Mineral Gallery

VANADINITE

Dark red Vanadinite crystals on contrasting matrix covered in sparkling black Mottramite.
Very attractive specimen
From Mibladen, Morocco
Measures 10 x 8 x 3.5 cm
Ex Fabre Minerals

CHRYSOBERYL CRYSTALS (VAR. ALEXANDRITE)

Group of dark green crystals from the Novello Mine, Zimbabwe
Measures 5 x 5 x 3 cm.
Ex Sylvia’s Crystals

HEMATITE

Large twinned crystals from The Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field
Measures 5 x 5 x 3.5 cm.
Ex Your Mineral Collection

Wulfenite

Very pretty specimen of Baryte crystals with a crown of blood red, hexagonal , lustrous Vanadinite crystals. In very good condition.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals

DANBURITE CRYSTALS WITH MUSCOVITE

Two translucent crystals of Danburite with light pink colouring adorned with green Muscovite. Both crystals are double terminated, but the left crystal appears to be re-healed on the bottom. Is essentially in pristine condition. Hard to find a nice piece like this one these days.
Mine Aurora
Measures 15 x 10 x 4 cm.

HEMATITE ON HEMATITE COVERED MATRIX

Superb Wessels Mine specimen with mirror-like Hematite crystals up to 1.8 cm from the von Bezing Collection. In pristine condition.
Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, South Africa
Measures 10.5 x 6.5 x 4 cm.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals

LUDLAMITE

A good specimen of apple green sprays of lustrous Ludlamite crystals. It has excellent crystal definition. In fine condition. Ludlamite is named for Henry Ludlam, a British collector of fine rare minerals.
Huanuni Mine, Bolivia
Measures 6 x 4 x 2.5 cm.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals

STIBNITE CRYSTAL CLUSTER WITH CALCITE AND BARYTE

Very good cluster of thick Stibnite crystals with good metallic lustre on a contrasting matrix of Baryte & Calcite. In fine condition.
Balute, Baia Marie, Maramumes, Romania
Measures 10 x 8 x 5.5 cm.
Ex Hummingbird Minerals

CALCITE ROSES ON SIDERITE

Superb translucent Calcite "Rose" on Siderite and Pyrite and in pristine condition. No longer are these gorgeous specimens coming out of the now closed Romanian mines. This specimen is even better in person.

Fluorite

Classic green cubes with dark purple accents from this classic locality.
Okorusu Mine, Namibia
Ex The Mineral Gallery
Measures 8 x 5.5 x 2.5 cm

Tourmaline, var. Elbaite

Translucent green terminated trigonal crystal in matrix, Crystal 3.5 x 1.5 cm
Urubu Mine, Brazil
Ex Fabre Minerals
Measures 7 x 6 x 5 cm

Spessartite Garnet on Smokey Quartz and Feldspar

Nice combo
Yunling, Zhangzhou, China
Ex Fabre Minerals
Measures 8 x 7 x 5.5 cm

Dioptase

Veins and vug of large crystals to 1.5 cm in contrasting host rock with plancheite
Kaokoveld, Namibia
Ex Stonetique, Swakopmund
Measures 12.5 x 7 x 4.5 cm

Tourmaline, var. Elbaite

Cluster of medium green crystals with dark green tips and main four fully terminated; Main crystal 9 x 2 x 2 cm
Cruzeiro Mine, Brazil
Ex Trinity Minerals
Measures 9.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm

Adamite. Mapimi, Mexico

Andradite on hematite. Wessels Mine RSA

Elbaite. Stak Nala, Pakistan

Fluorite on sphalerite. Elmwood Mine, USA.

Wulfenite. Mexico