S22214 - Dioptase with Plancheite - SOLD
Sanda carriere, Mindouli, Pool Department, Republic of Congo

Overall Size: 3.5 x 1.5 cm

An excellent and richly crystallized specimen of well exposed dioptase of remarkable eye appeal and color. The crystals attach to plancheite matrix, expertly perched up and pristine.

S22216 - Caledonite - $1250
Reward Mine, Inyo Mts., Inyo Co., California

Overall Size: 6.2 x 3 cm

This is an exceptional specimen of teal-blue caledonite, with its crystal isolation and sharp faces of top quality. Unusual to see caledonite this nice from this locality, and a really good one is almost impossible to get now. In this case undamaged with luster.

S22217 - Caledonite - $450
Reward Mine, Inyo Mts., Inyo Co., California

Overall Size: 4.5 x 2.5 cm

This is an early specimen of caledonite from California and not new material but from an old stash. The mineral rarely comes this nice and sharp, and the crystal is well set in matrix. A beautiful rarity of classic teal-blue color from the Reward mine.

S22219 - Calcite - $400
Reward Mine, Inyo Mts., Inyo Co., California

Overall Size: 6 x 3.5 cm

An outstanding plum-red scalenohedral crystal that is in excellent condition, including its tip. This small find of calcite is uncommon from the Reward mine, and unusual to see in this quality.

S22230 - Caledonite with Linarite - $2000
Reward Mine, Inyo Mts., Inyo Co., California

Overall Size: 16 x 9 cm

This specimen of caledonite is impressive, considering the rarity of large pieces with terminated teal-blue crystals in contrast to milky quartz matrix. Check out how gemmy and good quality is in close-up pics. An old and rich specimen of California caledonite.

S22233 - Barite with Dolomite - $3000
Cerro Warihuyn, Huamalies Province, Huanuco Department, Peru

Overall Size: 15 x 9.5 cm

This super-clear barite of attractive display is quality Peruvian material, and the main crystal sits intact, including side faces and terminations. Crystal separation in contrast to dolomite is one of the qualities of this piece. An outstanding specimen for the locale, and all of the crystals and matrix is damage free.

S22235 - Dioptase with Calcite - SOLD
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia

Overall Size: 4.7 x 4.2 cm

Lustrous and semitransparent crystals of dioptase compile this group, along with whitish calcite matrix. Striking rich green crystals make up this miniature.

S22237 - Wulfenite - SOLD
Defiance Mine, Darwin, Darwin Mining District, California

Overall Size: 4 x 3.6 cm

A well crystallized, richly layered cluster of wulfenite make this one choice for the locality. An undamaged Darwin piece rich in color.

S22239 - Barite - $500
Sa Corona e sa Craba, Carbonia, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy

Overall Size: 11 x 7.5 cm

This specimen of barite is gem quality and every blade is lustrous. Crystals from this find show interesting tapered morphology for the species.

S22241 - Rutile - SOLD
Champion Mine, White Mountains, Mono Co., California

Overall Size: 4 x 3.1 cm

An excellent specimen of rutile exhibiting a sharp, well formed crystal of good size. In person its bright and complete and much better than shown. Measuring 4 x 3.1 cm.

S22244 - Fluorite - $2000
De'an Fluorite Mine, Jiujiang Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China

Overall Size: 16 x 11 cm

An attractive and stunning specimen of zoned fluorite from De'an Fluorite mine in China that is excellent cabinet material for display. A glowing plate of green cores and purple edges in complete coverage, with partly translucent crystals of consistently smooth and damage free faces.

S22246 - Rhodochrosite with Pyrite - SOLD
Pachapaqui, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru

Overall Size: 12 x 7 cm

This is older material of rhodochrosite with pyrite from this world-renowned mining area. Very impressive piece and a real stunner.

S22248 - Sulfur with Calcite - $600
Maybee Quarry, Monroe Co., Michigan

Overall Size: 7 x 4 cm

A striking and brilliant yellow sulfur forming crystals of nearly a dozen. This is a particularly fine specimen, with undamaged crystals nicely elevated from matrix.

S22250 - Rhodochrosite with Pyrite - $600
Pachapaqui, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru

Overall Size: 12.3 x 6 cm

Fine and rich coverage of rhodochrosite with crystallized pyrite in the mix. All of the crystals are undamaged, though some expected contacting exists around the edges.

S22254 - Beryl (Var. Aquamarine) - $850
Xuan Le Mine, Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam

Overall Size: 4.5 x 0.6 cm

Fine pencil of aquamarine in excellent condition, with incredible gemminess and luster. A doubly terminated and damage free specimen.

S22255 - Fluorapatite with Quartz - SOLD
Panasqueira Mine, Covilha, Castelo Branco District, Portugal

Overall Size: 4 x 2.3 cm

An excellent and undamaged European miniature of fluorapatite with quartz from Panasqueira, Portugal. This world-famous locality has produced a number of crystals in shades of green and purple, though rarely in beautifully formed blue.

S22256 - Beryl (Var. Aquamarine) - $500
Xuan Le Mine, Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam

Overall Size: 5 x 0.5 cm

Aquamarine glows a bright, pleasing blue without damage and fully terminated. This piece has amazing dispersion and outstanding clarity.

S22258 - Quartz with Actinolite - $400
Grizzly Ridge, Plumas Co., California

Overall Size: 4 x 2 cm

A rare and lost California locality that produced quality actinolite inclusions in quartz. Grizzly Ridge specimens such as this undamaged cluster are hard to find.

S22259 - Beryl (Var. Aquamarine) - $200
Xuan Le Mine, Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam

Overall Size: 4.8 x 0.5 cm

This aqua glows watery blue with a little bit of light. Complete termination and high luster as well.

S22263 - Beryl (Var. Aquamarine) - $200
Xuan Le Mine, Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam

Overall Size: 3.8 x 0.5 cm

A very fine, totally natural, highly bright crystal of beautifully colored aquamarine. The crystal exhibits top luster, with a rehealed base.

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