S19326 - Dioptase with Wulfenite - SOLD
Mammoth St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Pinal Co., Arizona

Overall Size: 2.7 x 2.3 cm

An excellent and richly crystallized specimen of well exposed dioptase needles of water clear quality. This spray goes well with matrix, expertly perched up and pristine. As an added bonus, it pops an energetic and radiant blue green.

S19328 - Acanthite - $5500
San Juan de Rayas Mine, Mun. de Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico

Overall Size: 5.8 x 1.5 cm

An exceptionally fine acanthite of incredibly bright sculptural appeal without damage to any faces, many of them well formed, but it is the melted look that makes this piece striking. This specimen is glistening from all sides.

S19331 - Spodumene (Var. Kunzite) - Price on Request - SOLD
Urucum Mine, Galileia, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Overall Size: 11.4 x 6 cm

This superb crystal of kunzite is exquisitely rich in color and clarity exhibiting intricate etching from the base up typical of the 1998 pocket. An absolute classic Brazilian mineral of the finest quality to come from the famous locality. Highly effective and flashy display piece in excellent condition.

S19332 - Azurite with Malachite - SOLD
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia

Overall Size: 4.1 x 3.3 cm

An extremely fine and significant miniature from Tsumeb. On this specimen, malachite forms a base for balanced and stacked azurites of blocky habit to 2 cm, and this specimen is semitransparent with varying shades of electric blue. Hand-picked for aesthetic appeal without damage, this piece came from Will Frech and comes with his faded label.

S19336 - Mimetite (Var. Campylite) with Quartz - SOLD
Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England

Overall Size: 7.6 x 5.1 cm

This classic is full of character and the mineral rarely comes so nice and sharp. Seen here in curved aggregates and barrel-shaped singles sprinkled over sooty black quartz, some with a warm orange glow that practically jumps right out at you. This well laid out group is in good condition.

S19340 - Shattuckite ps. after Cuprite - SOLD
Tantara Mine, Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Overall Size: 1.9 x 1.6 x 1.3 cm

This is a splendid, unusually fine example of shattuckite after cuprite. This rich pseudomorph came from a recent find. The piece has been totally replaced and there is minimal contacting.

S19342 - Wulfenite - $300
Mezica Mine, Koroska Region, Slovenia

Overall Size: 3.5 x 2.5 cm

A well crystallized, richly layered cluster of crystals make this one choice for the locality. This specimen is particularly rich in color, which emits fiery orange highlights.

S19345 - Fluorite - SOLD
Heights Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England

Overall Size: 4 x 3.2 cm

This specimen of fluorite features rather glossy and vibrant crystals measuring 3 cm on edge. This high-quality, especially clear twin comes complete with typical zoning. The reverse side is slightly etched and contacted in areas.

S19348 - Chalcopyrite - $200
Tri-State District, Cherokee Co., Kansas

Overall Size: 4.5 x 3.3 cm

An attractive specimen of strong iridescent chalcopyrite that is loaded with sharp crystals in excellent condition and especially reflective in every part of it.

S19351 - Descloizite - $400
Berg Aukas, Grootfontein District, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia

Overall Size: 2 x 2 cm

An aesthetic display of reddish brown descloizite blades splay out from its base, forming a balanced heart shape that goes a long way in a thumb, making this piece particularly nice.

S19353 - Beryl (Var. Heliodor) - $6750
Padre Paraiso, Jequitinhonha Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Overall Size: 6.2 x 2.7 cm

This heliodor is stunning, displaying a vibrant golden yellow. A damage free floater of exceptional clarity, set off all the more by watery luster and a modified termination. This piece came from Will Frech and comes with his faded label.

S19355 - Quartz (Var. Rose Quartz) - SOLD
IIha Claim, Taquaral, Jequitinhonha Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Overall Size: 2.5 x 2.5 cm

This is an unusually fine, competition level thumbnail resembling icicles on all sides glowing a brightly colored shade of rosy pink. The open fan display is top, with more balance than usual. This spectacular piece has great eye appeal measuring a perfect 2.5 x 2.5 cm.

S19357 - Beryl (Var. Aquamarine) - $500
Adun Cholon, Nerchinsk, Chitinskaya Oblast, Eastern-Siberian Region, Russia

Overall Size: 3.6 x 1.1 cm

This quality is among the nicest crystals one could ask for in Russian beryl. The clarity of aquamarine is well represented and this crystal is an attractive pale blue in person.

S19362 - Sulfur with Calcite - SOLD
Cozzo Disi Mine, Agrigento Province, Sicily, Italy

Overall Size: 8.8 x 8.2 cm

This stunning specimen of brightly colored sulfur is highly effective in the presence of contrasting calcite, and if put on exhibit it is very showy. This piece is flashy and especially fine.

S19366 - Azurite - SOLD
Bisbee, Warren District, Cochise Co., Arizona

Overall Size: 4.5 x 4 x 3 cm

A classic Bisbee azurite that shimmers electric-blue in light, making it a particularly fine piece of the type. The shape is nicely preserved and intact in the main area of specimen, with some peripheral contacting.

S19372 - Sulfur with Calcite - $350
Cozzo Disi Mine, Agrigento Province, Sicily, Italy

Overall Size: 5.5 x 4.1 cm

An eyeful of gorgeous sulfur forming clusters of roughly two dozen. This is a particularly appealing miniature, with crystals nicely elevated from calcite. A sharp specimen of high quality

S19375 - Cuprite (Var. Chalcotrichite) - SOLD
Bisbee, Warren District, Cochise Co., Arizona

Overall Size: 9.7 x 4 cm

This is older material from this world-renowned locale, with an excellent display of chalcotrichites in mint condition. The intricate network of acicular crystals has blindingly bright, metallic red highlights that sparkles like crazy in person.

S19378 - Brookite with Quartz - $150
Rutherford Deposit, Magnet Cove, Hot Spring Co., Arkansas

Overall Size: 3 x 3 cm

This lustrous crystal of brookite goes well with quartz. An undamaged crystal without apparent contacts to faces seen here, making this piece damage free.

S19380 - Topaz - $1500
Thomas Range, Juab Co., Utah

Overall Size: 7 x 4.6 cm

This is an exceptionally clear topaz to 2 cm, a stunner of beautiful sherry color. An unusually bright crystal full of life that comes complete with a sharp damage free termination. This specimen is from older production.

S19384 - Calcite - $300
Campbell Shaft, Bisbee, Warren District, Cochise Co., Arizona

Overall Size: 6.1 x 4.5 cm

This is an excellent and particullarly fine example of Campbell shaft calcite. Specimens are important and highly fluorescent Bisbee classics, though typical of these some edge wear is present.

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