#180 Rhodochrosite Specimen
Rhodochrosite and Fluorite on Quartz and Sulfides. Sweet Home Mine, Alma Mining District, Colorado. 4 3/4" x 4". Call to inquire.
#182 Gold on Quartz
There is 1 3/4" oz. of Gold in this spec. It was prepared by Mineral Search as well as gold content tested. Awesome piece. Please call for pricing. 3" x 3". With disseminated arsenopyrite in matrix. From Sixteen to One gold mine at Alleghany, Sierra County. Alleghany is in the southwestern portion of Sierra County, about 40 miles northeast of Nevada City by road Gold mining began in the Alleghany area in the spring of 1851. The unusual ore bodies at Alleghany are in quartz veins; they range from small enrichments or pockets containing a few hundred dollars worth of ore to bodies that produced gold valued at a million dollars or more. The gold is found in the native form, coarse, commonly associated with arsenopyrite, but with only small amounts of other sulfides.*
# 183 Cornetite and Plancheite
Star of the Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo. 9 1/2" x
5 1/2". Quite a large specimen. Old collection piece.
# 185 Hematite colored Quartz
1 3/4" long. From Riemvasmaak, Northern Cape, South Africa.
# 187 Rutilated Quartz Egg
Triple A Quality, Facet grade. Incredible egg. 2 1/2" long. 148 gr.
#114 Native Copper
Older piece from a collection. 4 1/2" long. It weighs almost 25 oz. From Sverdlovsk Oblast, Ural Mountains, Russia.
# 141 Celestite
From Madagascar. Very nice pocket geode full of small and large crystals. 4 1/2" x 4 1/2".
#107 Tanzanite Crystal**
5/8" tall. A gem variety of Zoisite with a blue to blue-violet color. . Tanzanite is mined only in Tanzania at the feet of the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro.
From Cerro Warihuyn, Mirafloress, Huamalies Province, Huánuco Department, Peru. It measures 2 3/8" across.
From Lumbumbashi, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo. It measures 3 1/4" across.
#110 Barite on Fluorite**
This is a very fine specimen that is large and has very nice esthetics. It Measures
5 1/2" x 4 3/4". It comes from Xietang Mine, Ruijin Co., Ganzhou Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China.
This is from a new find and there is not a lotof this material available. From Ambrompotsy, Amoron'i Manila Region, Fianarantsoa Province, Madagascar. It measures 3 1/4" across.
#173 Ulvite Tourmaline on Magnesite
From Sera das Eguas, Brumado, Brazil. 3 1/4" x 3 1/2".
#166 Ferruginous Quartz
2" x 1 1/2". From Tourash, near Tinijdad, Meknes~Tafilalet Region, Morocco.
#167 Galena and Chalcopyrite on Calcite
4 1/4" x 3 1/4". From Naica, Mun. de Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico.