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New fine mineral specimens, 2017 September

 

New varied selection of mineral specimens from all over the world. As usual we have posted beside the photos of each mineral specimen a video for a much better characterization and visualization of the piece. Please, don't hesitate to contact us for any inquiry or question.

 

Note: Photos taken using white light lamps and videos in conditions of natural light. 

 

Click on the photos for a much better visualization of the pieces

 

Showing only the mineral specimens available

 

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AB02 - Kunzite. Kunar Valley, Kunar Province, Afghanistan.


Kunzite
Kunzite gem
pink kunzite

kunzite
Kunzite Afghanistan
Kunzite specimen

 

Large prismatic crystal of Spodumene, variety Kunzite, with a nice pink color, very good transparency and good luster. The faces and edges of the prysm are very well defined with a fine and sharp termination. A gemmy Kunzite in excellent condition, no damage. Photos taken using white light lamps and video in conditions of natural light.

 

Specimen size: 7.5 cm x  4 cm

 

Price: 450€ Available

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AB07- Cassiterite with Muscovite. Huya, Mount Xuebaoding, Pingwu, Sichuan, China.


Cassiterite from China
fine cassiterite specimen
fine cassiterite

 

Excellent Cassiterite specimen composed by a group of twinned crystals attached to a matrix of Muscovite. The lustrous crystals have very well defined faces and edges composing an aesthetic Cassiterite specimen in excellent condition. It shows all around. Watch video.

 

Specimen size: 4.5 cm x  4 cm

 

Price: SOLD

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AB11- Rhodochrosite with Pyrite and Quartz. Sweet Home Mine, Alma District, Park County, Colorado, USA. 


Rhodochrosite Sweet Home mine Colorado
Elbaite tourmaline from Paprok
Elbaite tourmaline from Paprok

Fine Rhodochrosite specimen
Alma Colorado
Fine Rhodochrosite Sweet Home mine

 

Great Rhodochrosite specimen from the world famous Sweet Home mine in Colorado, closed definitely in 2004. This specimen is formed by two very defined and well formed rhombohedral crystals of Rhodochrosite with a deep red color. The Rhodochrosites stand out and contrast strongly from the matrix formed by Pyrite, Tetrahedrite, Chalcopyrite and Quartz. In very good condition. A very fine Sweet Home mine Rhodochrosite specimen. Watch video.

 

Specimen size: 5.5 cm x  4 cm

Cluster size: 3 cm x 2.8 cm

 

Price: 860€ Available

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AB12- Rhodochrosite with Quartz. Sweet Home Mine, Alma District, Park County, Colorado, USA. 


Paprok tourmaline
Paprok Elbaite

 

Mineral specimen from a classic locality in USA. The Sweet Home mine has produced many of the best Rhodochrosite specimens for many years. The mine closed in 2004 after several years of successfull crystal mining. This specimen is a very good example of the Rhodochrosites extracted before the mine closed in 2004. It is composed by a nice rhombohedral crystal of Rhodochrosite set up on a bed of Quartz crystal matrix. Well formed crystal with a very nice red color. No damage. Watch video.

 

Specimen size: 5 cm x  3.5 cm

Crystal size: 1 cm x 0.6 cm

 

Price: 320€ Available

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AB17- Baryte. Jebel Ouichane mines, Beni Bou Ifrour, Nador, Morocco

Blue Baryte, Nador
baryte Morocco
Nador fine Baryte

 

Specimen composed by an aggregate of Baryte crystals with a deep and uniform sky-blue color. The crystals are very acute and have good terminations. They are between transparent and translucent and very lustrous and are accompanied by a bit of limonite matrix. Very nice mineral specimen in excellent condition.  Watch video.

 

Specimen size: 6 cm x  3.5 cm

 

Price: SOLD

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