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ML00293 - Cinnabar
Poverty Peak District, Humbolt County, Nevada, USA
miniature - 4.9 x 3.9 x 2.5 cm
$ 225.00

This cinnabar crystal was etched out of clacite matrix. It is unusually bright red with a sharply formed crystal.


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Cinnabar from Poverty Peak District, Humbolt County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update5/ML00293a.jpg] Cinnabar from Poverty Peak District, Humbolt County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update5/ML00293b.jpg]




ML00290 - Malachite pseudo. Azurite
Milpillas Mine, Municipo de Cananea, Sonora, Mexico
cabinet - 9.8 x 5.9 x 5.8 cm
$ 1500.00

Milpillas is famous for azurite, but the malachite pseudomorphs are truely worldclass.


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Malachite pseudo. Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Municipo de Cananea, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00290a.jpg] Malachite pseudo. Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Municipo de Cananea, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00290b.jpg] Malachite pseudo. Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Municipo de Cananea, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00290c.jpg] Malachite pseudo. Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Municipo de Cananea, Sonora, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00290d.jpg]




ML00291 - Fluorapatite, Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite & Quartz
Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, Beira Baxia, Portugal
cabinet - 9.8 x 7.4 x 4.5 cm
$ 350.00

A great combination piece from my favorite European locality.


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Fluorapatite, Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite & Quartz from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, Beira Baxia, Portugal [db_pics/update5/ML00291a.jpg] Fluorapatite, Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite & Quartz from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, Beira Baxia, Portugal [db_pics/update5/ML00291b.jpg] Fluorapatite, Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite & Quartz from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, Beira Baxia, Portugal [db_pics/update5/ML00291c.jpg] Fluorapatite, Arsenopyrite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite & Quartz from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, Beira Baxia, Portugal [db_pics/update5/ML00291d.jpg]




ML00292 - Mimetite
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
cabinet - 11.0 x 5.0 x 2.6
$ 1200.00

A 360 degree specimen of yellow mimetite needles contrasted by small malachite balls. The dolomitic(?) matrix is folded resembling paleo seafloor ripple marks.


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Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/update5/ML00292a.jpg] Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/update5/ML00292b.jpg] Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/update5/ML00292c.jpg]




ML00276 - Goethite
Idar Oberstein, Hunsruk Mountains, Rheinland Palatinate, Germany
small cabinet - 8.7 x 7.2 x 5.0 cm
$ 200.00

Idar Oberstein is famous for gems and gem cutting, but it produces minerals as well.


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Goethite from Idar Oberstein, Hunsruk Mountains, Rheinland Palatinate, Germany [db_pics/update5/ML00276a.jpg] Goethite from Idar Oberstein, Hunsruk Mountains, Rheinland Palatinate, Germany [db_pics/update5/ML00276b.jpg]




ML00277 - Gold
Manhattan District, Nye County, Nevada, USA
small cabinet - 5.2 x 3.5 x 0.5 cm
$ 1500.00

Extremely high grade gold vein slab sawn on both sides. Total weight is 29 grams. Gold weight has not been calculated, but is likely ~50% based on visual assessment.


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Gold from Manhattan District, Nye County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update5/ML00277a.jpg] Gold from Manhattan District, Nye County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update5/ML00277b.jpg]




ML00280 - Kermesite
Caiwa Mine, Danfeng County, Shangluo Perfecture, Shaanxi Province, China
small cabinet - 5.3 x 4.0 x 3.2 cm
$ 900.00

This mine has produced the world's finest Kermesites. Most of the specimens were produced about 15 years ago, and no new material has been seen since.


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Kermesite from Caiwa Mine, Danfeng County, Shangluo Perfecture, Shaanxi Province, China [db_pics/update5/ML00280a.jpg] Kermesite from Caiwa Mine, Danfeng County, Shangluo Perfecture, Shaanxi Province, China [db_pics/update5/ML00280b.jpg] Kermesite from Caiwa Mine, Danfeng County, Shangluo Perfecture, Shaanxi Province, China [db_pics/update5/ML00280c.jpg]




ML00294 - Gratonite
Cerro de Pasco District, Pasco Department, Peru
cabinet - 9.7 x 6.0 x 5.4 cm
$ 2100.00

An exceptionally large and well formed specimen of such a rare and desireable lead sulfosalt.


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Gratonite from Cerro de Pasco District, Pasco Department, Peru [db_pics/update5/ML00294a.jpg] Gratonite from Cerro de Pasco District, Pasco Department, Peru [db_pics/update5/ML00294b.jpg] Gratonite from Cerro de Pasco District, Pasco Department, Peru [db_pics/update5/ML00294c.jpg]




ML00295 - Grossular
Nightingale Mine, Churchill County, Nevada, USA
small cabinet - 5.3 x 3.6 x 2.4 cm
$ 150.00

The skarns at Nightengale are notoriously reluctant to produce good crystals. These crystals are surprisingly large and transparent.


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Grossular from Nightingale Mine, Churchill County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update5/ML00295a.jpg] Grossular from Nightingale Mine, Churchill County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update5/ML00295b.jpg]




ML00296 - Smithsonite
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
small cabinet - 7.5 x 4.5 x 3.8 cm
$ 850.00

This yellow smithsonite has a stalgtitic form.


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Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/update5/ML00296a.jpg]




ML00297 - Danburite
Charcas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
small cabinet - 7.9 x 6.3 x 4.2 cm
$ 500.00

Pale gemmy crystaks typical from the better material from Charcas.


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Danburite from Charcas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00297a.jpg] Danburite from Charcas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00297b.jpg] Danburite from Charcas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00297c.jpg]




ML00298 - Stibnite
Ichinokawa Mine, Saijo, Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku Island, Japan
small cabinet - 7.9 x 6.1 x 3.5 cm
$ 200.00

Stbnite with euhedral quartz crystals from the classic Japanese locality.


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Stibnite from Ichinokawa Mine, Saijo, Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku Island, Japan [db_pics/update5/ML00298a.jpg] Stibnite from Ichinokawa Mine, Saijo, Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku Island, Japan [db_pics/update5/ML00298b.jpg] Stibnite from Ichinokawa Mine, Saijo, Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku Island, Japan [db_pics/update5/ML00298c.jpg]




ML00299 - Malachite
Brown's Prospect, Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia
small cabinet - 8.9 x 6.9 x 4.6 cm
$ 1000.00

This botryoidal malachite has surprisingly good luster.

ex Lloyd Staunton collection


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Malachite from Brown's Prospect, Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia [db_pics/update5/ML00299a.jpg] Malachite from Brown's Prospect, Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia [db_pics/update5/ML00299b.jpg] Malachite from Brown's Prospect, Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia [db_pics/update5/ML00299c.jpg]




ML00300 - Wulfenite
Ahumada Mine, Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico
small cabinet - 6.2 x 3.4 x 3.0 cm
$ 400.00

This wulfenite has higher luster and a deeper butterscotch orange color than most wulfenites from this locality.


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Wulfenite from Ahumada Mine, Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00300a.jpg] Wulfenite from Ahumada Mine, Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00300b.jpg]




ML00301 - Cuprite
Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
small cabinet - 6.4 x 4.4 x 4.1 cm
$ 500.00

Nice sharp and lusterous cuprites from Bisbee. Proper lighting shows red highlights.


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Cuprite from Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA [db_pics/update5/ML00301a.jpg] Cuprite from Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA [db_pics/update5/ML00301b.jpg]


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