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We open the new Miner's Lunchbox website with a mix of over 200 specimens from worldwide localities. Browse here, or use the Search tool on the Home page to focus on your favorite species, localities, size, or price ranges.


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ML00184 - Rhodochrosite
Oppu MIne, Almori Prefecture, Japan
large cabinet - 15.5 x 1.39 x 4.0 cm
$ 2500.00

An unusually large speciemen of Rhodochrosite from Oppu, the famous Japanese locality.


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Rhodochrosite from Oppu MIne, Almori Prefecture, Japan [db_pics/update4/ML00184a.jpg] Rhodochrosite from Oppu MIne, Almori Prefecture, Japan [db_pics/update4/ML00184b.jpg]





ML00185 - Volborthite
Gold Quarry Mine, Carlin Trend, Eureka County, Nevada, USA
large cabinet - 16.0 x 14.4 x 4.0 cm
$ 500.00

A great example of a rare mineral from an unusual locality.


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Volborthite from Gold Quarry Mine, Carlin Trend, Eureka County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00185a.jpg] Volborthite from Gold Quarry Mine, Carlin Trend, Eureka County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00185b.jpg]





ML00186 - Silver, Sphalerite, Pyrargyrite, Polybasite & Calcite
Freiberg, Saxony, Germany
miniature - 4.4 x 3.0 x 2.3 cm
$ 1500.00

Stout silver wires with zinc and silver sulfide minerals on matrix.


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Silver, Sphalerite, Pyrargyrite, Polybasite & Calcite from Freiberg, Saxony, Germany [db_pics/update4/ML00186a.jpg] Silver, Sphalerite, Pyrargyrite, Polybasite & Calcite from Freiberg, Saxony, Germany [db_pics/update4/ML00186b.jpg]





ML00187 - Proustite
Dolores I Mine, Chanarcillo, Region III, Chile
miniature - 4.0 x 3.4 x 2.4 cm
$ 2500.00

Nice ruby red crystals from my favorite silver location, Chanarcillo. The old label is very special, having crystallographic information, suggesting this piece was studied extensively.


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Proustite from Dolores I Mine, Chanarcillo, Region III, Chile [db_pics/update4/ML00187a.jpg] Proustite from Dolores I Mine, Chanarcillo, Region III, Chile [db_pics/update4/ML00187b.jpg] Proustite from Dolores I Mine, Chanarcillo, Region III, Chile [db_pics/update4/ML00187c.jpg]





ML00188 - Acanthite
26 Level, Juan de Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico
small cabinet - 6.0 x 2.7 x 2.4 cm
$ 600.00

While many specimens with larger crystals exist, this is one of the better matrix pieces from this locality.


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Acanthite from 26 Level, Juan de Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico [db_pics/update4/ML00188a.jpg] Acanthite from 26 Level, Juan de Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico [db_pics/update4/ML00188b.jpg] Acanthite from 26 Level, Juan de Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico [db_pics/update4/ML00188c.jpg]





ML00189 - Chlorargyrite
Broken Hill Proprietary Mine, New South Wales, Australia
small cabinet - 8.6 x 5.5 x 3.9 cm
$ 350.00 SOLD

I would like to have a truck load of material like this. A solid mass of crystalline silver chloride.


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Chlorargyrite from Broken Hill Proprietary Mine, New South Wales, Australia [db_pics/update4/ML00189a.jpg] Chlorargyrite from Broken Hill Proprietary Mine, New South Wales, Australia [db_pics/update4/ML00189b.jpg] Chlorargyrite from Broken Hill Proprietary Mine, New South Wales, Australia [db_pics/update4/ML00189c.jpg]





ML00191 - Silver
Chanarcillo, Region III, Chile
small cabinet - 5.1 x 4.2 x 2.3 cm
$ 450.00

Silver crystals with herringbone textures are typical of Chanarcillo, however, pieces in matrix are much more unusual.


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Silver from Chanarcillo, Region III, Chile [db_pics/update4/ML00191a.jpg] Silver from Chanarcillo, Region III, Chile [db_pics/update4/ML00191b.jpg] Silver from Chanarcillo, Region III, Chile [db_pics/update4/ML00191c.jpg]





ML00193 - Gold in Quartz
16 to 1 Mine, Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA
miniature - 4.9 x 3.9 x 2.5 cm
$ 800.00

This gold rich piece of quartz vein also has potential for cutting for jewelry. Visual estimates put this at 10-15 grams of gold. 


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Gold in Quartz from 16 to 1 Mine, Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00193a.jpg] Gold in Quartz from 16 to 1 Mine, Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00193b.jpg] Gold in Quartz from 16 to 1 Mine, Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00193c.jpg]





ML00194 - Gold in Quartz
Alaska, USA
small cabinet - 5.2 x 4.0 x 1.5 cm
$ 1000.00

This gold-rich quartz vein looks like it might be from the Fairbanks gold district of Alaska.


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Gold in Quartz from Alaska, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00194a.jpg] Gold in Quartz from Alaska, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00194b.jpg]





ML00195 - Gold
Round Mountain Mine, Nye County, Nevada, USA
miniature - 4.9 x 3.1 x 0.8 cm
$ 4500.00

A highly lusterous, stout leaf, with twinned octohedral crystals all over the display surface.


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Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00195a.jpg] Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00195b.jpg]





ML00197 - Gold in Quartz Schist
Discovery Mine, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
thumbnail - 1.7 x 1.2 x 1.1 cm
$ 75.00 SOLD

A great locality piece from the Discovery Mine at Yellowknife.


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Gold in Quartz Schist from Discovery Mine, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada [db_pics/update4/ML00197a.jpg]





ML00196 - Gold
Fairview Mine, Seven Troughs, Pershing County, Nevada, USA
small cabinet - 6.1 x 4.2 x 1.8 cm
$ 2000.00

A polished end cut of an extremely high grade piece of quartz vein. Total gold content has not been calculated.


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Gold from Fairview Mine, Seven Troughs, Pershing County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00196a.jpg] Gold from Fairview Mine, Seven Troughs, Pershing County, Nevada, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00196b.jpg]





ML00198 - Gold & Arsenopyrite
Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA
miniature - 4.5 x 3.5 x 1.9 cm
$ 3300.00

Gold and Arsenopyrite in quartz. Total weight is 2.72 ounces. 2/3 of which is probably gold.


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Gold & Arsenopyrite from Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00198a.jpg] Gold & Arsenopyrite from Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00198b.jpg] Gold & Arsenopyrite from Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00198c.jpg] Gold & Arsenopyrite from Alleghany District, Sierra County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00198d.jpg]





ML00199 - Gold
Boliden, Sweden
small cabinet - 5.6 x 3.3 x 2.3 cm
$ 150.00

Another great locality gold specimen from Sweden.


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Gold from Boliden, Sweden [db_pics/update4/ML00199a.jpg] Gold from Boliden, Sweden [db_pics/update4/ML00199b.jpg]





ML00200 - Gold
Harvard Mine, Jamestown, Tuolumne County, California, USA
miniature - 4.4 x 2.7 x 2.4 cm
$ 1600.00

An irregular piece of gold that was at the center of a quartz vein.


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Gold from Harvard Mine, Jamestown, Tuolumne County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00200a.jpg] Gold from Harvard Mine, Jamestown, Tuolumne County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00200b.jpg] Gold from Harvard Mine, Jamestown, Tuolumne County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00200c.jpg]

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