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ML00236 - Elbaite with Lepidolite
Jonas Mine, Itatiaia District, Minas Gerais, Brazil
cabinet - 11.6 x 6.5 x 2.9 cm
$ 750.00 SOLD

A mass of lavender lepidolite and red tourmalines from the Jonas Mine.


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Elbaite with Lepidolite from Jonas Mine, Itatiaia District, Minas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/update4/ML00236a.jpg] Elbaite with Lepidolite from Jonas Mine, Itatiaia District, Minas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/update4/ML00236b.jpg] Elbaite with Lepidolite from Jonas Mine, Itatiaia District, Minas Gerais, Brazil [db_pics/update4/ML00236c.jpg]





ML00237 - Pyrite
Niccioleta Mine, Massa Marittma, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
cabinet - 13.3 x 6.6 x 5.0 cm
$ 300.00

Tuscany is not all about excellent food and wine; they have good pyrite as well!


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Pyrite from Niccioleta Mine, Massa Marittma, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy [db_pics/update4/ML00237a.jpg] Pyrite from Niccioleta Mine, Massa Marittma, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy [db_pics/update4/ML00237b.jpg]





ML00238 - Orthoclase var. Adularia with Quartz
Furka Region, Canton Uri, Switzerland
cabinet - 12.2 x 8.4 x 6.5 cm
$ 250.00

This adularia crystal appears to be twinned and has very lusterous faces.


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Orthoclase var. Adularia with Quartz from Furka Region, Canton Uri, Switzerland [db_pics/update4/ML00238a.jpg] Orthoclase var. Adularia with Quartz from Furka Region, Canton Uri, Switzerland [db_pics/update4/ML00238b.jpg]





ML00239 - Copper
Itauz Mine, 60 km from Dzhezkazgan City, Dzhezkazgan Oblast, Kazakhstan
cabinet - 10.4 x 1.3 x 1.3 cm
$ 1200.00

An exceptionally long spinel law twinned copper crystal.


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Copper from Itauz Mine, 60 km from Dzhezkazgan City, Dzhezkazgan Oblast, Kazakhstan [db_pics/update4/ML00239a.jpg] Copper from Itauz Mine, 60 km from Dzhezkazgan City, Dzhezkazgan Oblast, Kazakhstan [db_pics/update4/ML00239b.jpg] Copper from Itauz Mine, 60 km from Dzhezkazgan City, Dzhezkazgan Oblast, Kazakhstan [db_pics/update4/ML00239c.jpg] Copper from Itauz Mine, 60 km from Dzhezkazgan City, Dzhezkazgan Oblast, Kazakhstan [db_pics/update4/ML00239d.jpg]





ML00240 - Microcline, Muscovite & Beryl
Xuebaoding Mine, Pingwu County, Sichuan Province, China
cabinet - 10.3 x 7.6 x 7.5 cm
$ 350.00

The isolated muscovite crystals are unusual in this specimen. Its difficult to decide whether to display for the muscovite and feldspar crystals, or the other side with tabular Beryl crystals.


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Microcline, Muscovite & Beryl from Xuebaoding Mine, Pingwu County, Sichuan Province, China [db_pics/update4/ML00240a.jpg] Microcline, Muscovite & Beryl from Xuebaoding Mine, Pingwu County, Sichuan Province, China [db_pics/update4/ML00240b.jpg] Microcline, Muscovite & Beryl from Xuebaoding Mine, Pingwu County, Sichuan Province, China [db_pics/update4/ML00240c.jpg] Microcline, Muscovite & Beryl from Xuebaoding Mine, Pingwu County, Sichuan Province, China [db_pics/update4/ML00240d.jpg]





ML00241 - Gold
GG Prospect, Tuolumne County, California, USA
small cabinet - 8.1 x 5.1 x 1.5 cm
$ 12000.00

Nice buttery yellow gold, and textures of casts after quartz crystals typical of this mine.


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Gold from GG Prospect, Tuolumne County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00241a.jpg] Gold from GG Prospect, Tuolumne County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00241b.jpg]





ML00243 - Gold
Diltz Mine, Whitlock District, Mariposa County, California, USA
small cabinet - 5.1 x 4.1 x 3.0 cm
$ 17000.00

This is a typical Diltz Mine gold with stout, heavy crystals.


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Gold from Diltz Mine, Whitlock District, Mariposa County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00243a.jpg] Gold from Diltz Mine, Whitlock District, Mariposa County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00243b.jpg] Gold from Diltz Mine, Whitlock District, Mariposa County, California, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00243c.jpg]





ML00244 - Zoisite var. Tanzanite
Merelani Hills, Umba Valley, Lelatema Mountains, Arusha Region, Tanzania
small cabinet - 8.5 x 2.7 x 1.7 cm
$ 6000.00

This exceptionally long tanzanite crystal is gemmy at the top, has untreated natural color which exhibits pleochroism. A thin veneer of prenhite coats some of the crystal.


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Zoisite var. Tanzanite from Merelani Hills, Umba Valley, Lelatema Mountains, Arusha Region, Tanzania [db_pics/update4/ML00244a.jpg] Zoisite var. Tanzanite from Merelani Hills, Umba Valley, Lelatema Mountains, Arusha Region, Tanzania [db_pics/update4/ML00244b.jpg] Zoisite var. Tanzanite from Merelani Hills, Umba Valley, Lelatema Mountains, Arusha Region, Tanzania [db_pics/update4/ML00244c.jpg]





ML00245 - Copper (Skull)
31st Level, Homestake #4 Mine, Keweenaw County, Michigan, USA
large cabinet - 15.9 x 11.6 x 8.5 cm
$ 4000.00

A classic Copper skull form Michigan. These "skulls" are actually amygdaloidal infills of copper.


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Copper (Skull) from 31st Level, Homestake #4 Mine, Keweenaw County, Michigan, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00245a.jpg] Copper (Skull) from 31st Level, Homestake #4 Mine, Keweenaw County, Michigan, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00245b.jpg] Copper (Skull) from 31st Level, Homestake #4 Mine, Keweenaw County, Michigan, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00245c.jpg]





ML00246 - Inesite
N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
large cabinet - 24.5 x 15.6 x 8.1 cm
$ 8500.00

This is an exceptionally large inisite specimen with a groundmass of smaller crystals offset by crystalline sprays up to 2 cm.


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Inesite from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa [db_pics/update4/ML00246a.jpg] Inesite from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa [db_pics/update4/ML00246b.jpg] Inesite from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa [db_pics/update4/ML00246c.jpg]





ML00247 - Wulfenite
Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine, Tiger, Pinal County, Arizona, USA
cabinet - 9.6 x 5.1 x 4.6 cm
$ 2400.00 SOLD

An asthetic group of tabular orange wulfenites from one of Arizona's most desirable localities.


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Wulfenite from Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine, Tiger, Pinal County, Arizona, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00247a.jpg] Wulfenite from Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine, Tiger, Pinal County, Arizona, USA [db_pics/update4/ML00247b.jpg]





ML00251 - Quartz
Brandberg, Erongo Region, Namibia
cabinet - 11.8 x 6.4 x 4.5 cm
$ 1200.00

A doubly terminated floater of amethyst and smokey quartz.


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Quartz from Brandberg, Erongo Region, Namibia [db_pics/update5/ML00251a.jpg] Quartz from Brandberg, Erongo Region, Namibia [db_pics/update5/ML00251b.jpg]





ML00252 - Wulfenite
Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
cabinet - 12.6 x 8.1 x 4.0 cm
$ 1000.00

Nice yellow wulfenites on a gossanous matrix from Mexico;s most prolific locality.


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Wulfenite from Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00252a.jpg] Wulfenite from Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico [db_pics/update5/ML00252b.jpg]





ML00253 - Cerussite & Azurite
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
small cabinet - 7.9 x 5.6 x 5.3 cm
$ 925.00

Blocky blue azurites contrasted by a second generation of white cerussite on top of more colorless cerussites of a different generation. 


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Cerussite & Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/update5/ML00253a.jpg] Cerussite & Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia [db_pics/update5/ML00253b.jpg]





ML00254 - Olmiite
N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
small cabinet - 5.4 x 5.0 x 3.0 cm
$ 2000.00

The curved faces of these olmiites faces form a nearly complete hemisphere.


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Olmiite from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, Northern Cape Province, South Africa [db_pics/update5/ML00254a.jpg] Olmiite from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, Northern Cape Province, South Africa [db_pics/update5/ML00254b.jpg]

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