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A559 - Gold - SOLD
Eagle's Nest Mine, Placer Co., California, USA
Size: 7.8 x 6.6 x 1.3 cm

WOW! Sharp and glossy gold crystals on quartz matrix. This is indeed a very aesthetic specimen from the old classic finds.

CI07 - Tourmaline - SOLD
Paprok, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Size: 10.2 x 3.6 x 3.4 cm

Superb bicolour tourmaline with purple lepidolite. Perfect condition all around.

A555 - Brucite - SOLD
Killa Saifullah, Balochistan, Pakistan
Size: 7.5 x 6 x 2.5 cm

Superb cluster of deep yellow brucites! Small aragonite balls sets a pleasing contrast. One of the very best samples I have seen from this locality.

GI10 - Demantoid - SOLD
Belqeys Mountain, Takab, West Azarbaijan Province, Iran
Size: 8 x 6.5 x 6 cm

Sharp and lustrous green garnets isolated on a nicely contrasting matrix. The crystals measure up to 20 mm across. No damage.

CI04 - Amethyst - SOLD
Goboboseb Mts., Brandberg Area, Erongo Region, Namibia
Size: 8.5 x 3.5 x 3.5 cm

Very special bicolour phantom quartz! A natural and well crystalized hole in the top section reveals an inside crystal tip, as seen on the lower right picture. I have never seen anything like this before!

HR17 - Rubellite - SOLD
Antsira, Sahatany Valley, Antananarivo Province, Madagascar
Size: 2.5 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm

Perfect rubellite from a very small limited find. No damage.

HR14 - Rubellite - SOLD
Antsira, Sahatany Valley, Antananarivo Province, Madagascar
Size: 4.5 x 2.4 x 2 cm

Perfect rubellite crystal cluster from a very small find. No damage. Small quartz crystals set a nice contrast.

ET01 - Silver - SOLD
Freiberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
Size: 7.5 x 6 x 4.5 cm

Gorgeous silver wires on top of a solid silver ore matrix. Ex Jack Halpern coll.

LE04 - Smithsonite - SOLD
Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Size: 9 x 6.5 x 5 cm

Sharp and well formed pink smithsonites covering a rock of galena ore.

ET04 - Fluorite - SOLD
Minerva Mine, Hardin Co., Illinois, USA
Size: 5.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm

Amazing bicolour fluorite cubes on sphalerite matrix. No damage.

PE21 - Cuprite - SOLD
Tsumeb Mine, Otjikoto Region, Tsumeb, Namibia
Size: 8.5 x 5.5 x 4 cm

Superb rounded cuprite aggregates and small mottramite balls on dolomite matrix.

WM09 - Wulfenite - SOLD
Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Mun. de Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Size: 2.7 x 2.5 x 2 cm

Superb wulfenites on mottramite matrix. From a new find in summer 2016.