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Since childhood, minerals have been an incentive for me, a source of inspiration and to some extent a refuge where I feel happy. With the passage of time that love and admiration for minerals has not stopped growing, to the point of devoting my holidays to visiting the most important mineral shows in Europe, such as Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines and Munich, and thanks to this I have been fortunate to meet some very diverse people.

One of them is Jordi Fabre, who has spent a lifetime dedicated to the mineral trade and little by little has gathered a large number of specimens that he has never been able to put up for sale due to overaccumulation of work. Being well acquainted with the situation and these specimens, I spoke with Jordi and we concluded that since he had no time to take care of what was once "Express Minerals", there was no section on his website dedicated specifically to pieces that deserved to "come to light" but that at the same time had affordable prices.

Because of all this we agreed that a series of economic pieces from Fabre Minerals‘ reserves will be offered here with the desire to reach all those interested in mineralogy and especially the younger collectors. This page will function completely autonomously, It will be managed only by myself, and will be updated as continuously as possible but without fixed dates for updates, so I recommend visiting often to see what has been added.

I hope the specimens offered are to your liking, as selected from my particular point of view, with reasonable prices and with the seal of approval of Fabre Minerals.

Very Important: For all correspondence related to specimens on this page, please contact my mail: [email protected] and not Jordi.

 

Galería Carles Manresa

Carles Manresa

NEW ARRIVALS

Fluorite, Quartz
Fluorite, Quartz. Front
Front
Fluorite, Quartz. Side 1
Side 1
Fluorite, Quartz. Side 2
Side 2

Fluorescent light (daylight)
 

FIN52_27FIN: This is the last mineral that is published on this website

Color burst in blue at its finest! Crystals of a monumental Fluorite with the best possible blue for the La Viesca mine.
This is a very special piece for several reasons, both for me and for Jordi. It is the last specimen that will be for sale on the Fabre Minerals website and it is an honor to be able to describe it, although unlike all the others published so far, its description cannot be merely systematic. I was lucky enough to accompany Jordi on a trip through Asturias in which he was able to obtain this specimen, a large Asturian Fluorite, one of our greatest weaknesses and, I believe, a weakness of many collectors.
During the time that I have been collaborating with Jordi, this page has been offering minerals with a restrained price, always seeking a balance to make all types of specimens more accessible and thus contribute to their dissemination. A farewell like this certainly deserves a splendid mineral to end it.

Thank you all for this beautiful trip, it's been incredible!

La Viesca Mine, La Collada mining area, Huergo, Siero, Comarca Oviedo, Principality of Asturias (Asturias)  Spain (2007-2008)

Specimen size: 21.7 × 21.5 × 15.5 cm = 8.54” × 8.46” × 6.10”

Main crystal size: 8.0 × 6.6 cm = 3.15” × 2.60”

Express Specimen

Express Minerals by Carles Manresa

USA

Copper

Fluorescent light (daylight)
Copper
 

19CDX59: Dendritic aggregate formed by deformed Copper crystals and small remnants of Quartz crystals. From the Ojibway mine in Keweenaw County, which was active between 1907 and 1913.
The specimen comes from the former collection (duplicates) of Carles Curto (number 1985.67), whose label we will send to the buyer.
Ojibway Mine, Ojibway, Keweenaw County, Michigan  USA

Specimen size: 2.6 × 2.2 × 0.7 cm = 1.02” × 0.87” × 0.28”

Main crystal size: 0.8 × 0.7 cm = 0.31” × 0.28”

Former collection of Carles Curto (duplicates)
Express Specimen
Copper.
Doubly terminated Topaz (repaired)
Doubly terminated Topaz (repaired). Doubly terminated Topaz (repaired).
Doubly terminated Topaz (repaired)  

9JR16: Topaz crystals, one of them clearly dominant, doubly terminated, of excellent luster and very transparent, with remnants of rhyolitic rock matrix. The smallest crystals are very rich in crystal faces as can be seen in the close-up photo.
The piece is repaired on the left side of the main crystal, being a fracture perpendicular to the axis of the prism, but it does'nt affect to the beauty of the specimen as a whole.
The sample is from the James Catmur collection (number B667) whose label we’ll send to the buyer.
Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah  USA (1999)

Specimen size: 4.7 × 3.5 × 1.5  cm = 1.85” × 1.38” × 0.59”

Main crystal size: 4.7 × 1.4 cm = 1.85” × 0.55”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

Former collection of James Catmur
Express Specimen
Copper
 

1M26: Arborescent growths of native Copper with some crystals having defined edges and rhombododecahedron faces.
Copper Harbor, Lake Superior, Keweenaw County, Michigan  USA

Specimen size: 5.2 × 4.2 × 2.6 cm = 2.05” × 1.65” × 1.02”

Main crystal size: 0.7 × 0.6 cm = 0.28” × 0.24”


minID: 992-EDY
Express Specimen
Copper. Copper.

Mexico

Adamite
Adamite.
 

2M14: Globular growths that have a yellowish green color, shiny, that contrasts with the dark Limonite matrix.
Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio Mapimí, Durango  Mexico (03/2008)

Specimen size: 5.8 × 4.2 × 4.2 cm = 2.28” × 1.65” × 1.65”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: XTJ-60L
Express Specimen
Adamite
 

20MJX66: Group of Adamite crystals in a fan shape around the perimeter of the piece, with well defined faces and sharp terminations, translucent and lustrous with a yellowish color, while the crystals in the center of the piece are more greenish, with very sharp bipyramids, all this on a limonitic matrix.
Adamite is a secondary mineral found in zinc deposits that also contain arsenic minerals.
A Mexican classic from a legendary mine.
Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio Mapimí, Durango  Mexico

Specimen size: 8.7 × 4.0 × 3.6 cm = 3.43” × 1.57” × 1.42”

Main crystal size: 0.4 × 0.2 cm = 0.16” × 0.08”

Express Specimen
Adamite. Front
Front
Adamite. Detail
Detail
Mimetite, limonite
Mimetite, limonite. Mimetite, limonite. Deteil
Deteil
 

11EN13: With a presentation different from that of other more common Mexican Mimetites, this one forms spheroidal aggregates, on a Goethite matrix, of crystals with a very acute pyramidal habit, with good terminations, with a bright luster and an intense yellow-orange color, highlighting the color contrast with the darker limonitic matrix.
Potosí Mine, Santo Domingo (Francisco Portillo), Santa Eulalia District, Municipio Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua  Mexico

Specimen size: 11.0 × 10.5 × 4.0 cm = 4.33” × 4.13” × 1.57”

Main crystal size: 0.5 × 0.5 cm = 0.20” × 0.20”

Express Specimen

Canada

Edingtonite
 

11TE08: Group of Edingtonite crystals, a mineral of the Zeolite Group, with well-defined faces and edges and complete and translucent crystal terminations. The area where this piece comes from covers 29 km2, most of it within natural parks. The Edingtonite specimens from this locality are recognized worldwide for their significance.
Ice River Alkaline Complex, Golden Mining Division, British Columbia  Canada

Specimen size: 2.7 × 1.9 × 1.3 cm = 1.06” × 0.75” × 0.51”

Main crystal size: 0.2 × 0.1 cm = 0.08” × 0.04”

Express Specimen
Edingtonite.

Spain

Mimetite
Mimetite.
 

9NJ62: Mimetite crystals of a spheroidal habit with curved faces and edges, greenish yellow in color, on a rock matrix. This lead arsenate-chloride specimen comes from the outer zone of the South Filón cut in Tharsis.
Filón Sur open pit (external), Minas de Tharsis, Tharsis, Alosno, Comarca El Andévalo, Huelva, Andalusia  Spain (30/04/2017)

Specimen size: 7.0 × 3.2 × 1.9 cm = 2.76” × 1.26” × 0.75”

Main crystal size: 0.5 × 0.35 cm = 0.20” × 0.14”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Sphalerite, Quartz
 

3N13: Complex sphalerite crystals, dark in color, shiny, on small very bright Quartz crystals, on limestone matrix. From a not so well-known locality.
María Luisa Mine, La Mesa y Cortijo del Perete, La Nava, Comarca Sierra de Huelva, Huelva, Andalusia  Spain (09/2014)

Specimen size: 11.2 × 8.0 × 3.5 cm = 4.41” × 3.15” × 1.38”

Main crystal size: 0.4 × 0.3 cm = 0.16” × 0.12”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: A6D-RPJ
Express Specimen
Sphalerite, Quartz. Sphalerite, Quartz.
Prehnite
Prehnite. Front
Front
Prehnite. Detail
Detail

Fluorescent light (daylight)
 

17NRM16: Fan-shaped aggregates of bright, light green Prehnite crystals forming globular groups implanted on an ophitic rock matrix. From a classic Spanish mineral deposit very close to the well-known sulphur mines of Conil de la Frontera, in Cádiz, where ophitic bodies outcrop between Triassic sedimentary rocks, specifically in the Keuper facies. A specimen difficult to find nowadays on the commercial mineral circuit.
Conil de la Frontera, Comarca La Janda, Cádiz, Andalusia  Spain

Specimen size: 11.1 × 9.0 × 6.2 cm = 4.37” × 3.54” × 2.44”

Photos: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite
 

1N99: Irregular aggregate, on matrix, of crystals formed by a short prism and the pinacoid, with well defined faces and edges, apple-green color and very intense luster. The specimen is from the excellent, and already famous, find of 1997.
San Andrés Mine, Realces pocket (Victoria), Espiel, Comarca Valle del Guadiato, Córdoba, Andalusia  Spain (10-11/1997)

Specimen size: 5.4 × 3.6 × 3.0 cm = 2.13” × 1.42” × 1.18”

Main crystal size: 0.5 × 0.3 cm = 0.20” × 0.12”


minID: DHF-TPQ
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite. Natural light
Natural light
Pyromorphite. Forced front light
Forced front light
Pyromorphite
Pyromorphite. Pyromorphite.
 

4N10: Irregular aggregate, on matrix, of crystals formed by a short prism and the pinacoid, with well defined faces and edges, apple-green color and intense luster. The specimen is from the excellent and already famous find of 1997.
San Andrés Mine, Realces pocket (Victoria), Espiel, Comarca Valle del Guadiato, Córdoba, Andalusia  Spain (10-11/1997)

Specimen size: 5.5 × 3.6 × 3.2 cm = 2.17” × 1.42” × 1.26”

Main crystal size: 0.8 × 0.3 cm = 0.31” × 0.12”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: U7K-49L
Express Specimen
Azurite, Quartz, Fluorite
 

21NBX36: Crystalline mass of quartz with an open vug carpeted by Quartz and Fluorite crystals, where elongated individual crystals of translucent Azurite stand out with a very vivid and deep color, most of them doubly terminated, offering a beautiful color contrast with the matrix. From the Llamas Quarry, where Azurite was already known but not with this quality.
Llamas Quarry, Obdulia vein, Caravia mining area, Las Cabañas, Duyos, Caravia, Comarca Oriente, Principality of Asturias (Asturias)  Spain (2018)

Specimen size: 6.2 × 5.1 × 3.3 cm = 2.44” × 2.01” × 1.30”

Main crystal size: 0.4 × 0.1 cm = 0.16” × 0.04”

Express Specimen
Azurite, Quartz, Fluorite. Front
Front
Azurite, Quartz, Fluorite. Detail
Detail
Calcite
Calcite.
 

4N47: Parallel growths of doubly terminated and polycrystalline, scalenohedral Calcite crystals with a slightly yellowish color and of considerable size, with very well defined faces and edges, from a mine that was very famous for its Fluorites.
Coroña Shaft, Josefa-Veneros Norte vein, La Collada mining area, zona minera de La Collada, Siero, Comarca Oviedo, Principality of Asturias (Asturias)  Spain (1980)

Specimen size: 21.2 × 16.7 × 5.5 cm = 8.35” × 6.57” × 2.17”

Main crystal size: 18.7 × 12.3 cm = 7.36” × 4.84”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: 9F8-E5E
Express Specimen
Sphalerite, Dolomite
 

21NFR16: Group of complex Sphalerite crystals with a very distinct and smooth face. They are transparent, with good luster and a very vivid honey color that contrasts with the matrix of snow-white rhombohedral Dolomite crystals.
A classic of Spanish mineralogy.
Áliva Mine (Las Mánforas Mine), Áliva mining area, Camaleño, Comarca Liébana, Cantabria  Spain

Specimen size: 4.3 × 4.2 × 1.8 cm = 1.69” × 1.65” × 0.71”

Express Specimen
Sphalerite, Dolomite.
Fluorite
Fluorite.
 

3T12: Aggregate of cubic Fluorite crystals with well-defined tetrahexahedron faces. They are bluish in color, transparent and shiny.
Jaimina Mine, Obdulia vein, Caravia mining area, Trechorio, Carrales, Caravia, Comarca Oriente, Principality of Asturias (Asturias)  Spain (2016)

Specimen size: 5.2 × 4.1 × 3.8 cm = 2.05” × 1.61” × 1.50”

Main crystal size: 2.2 × 1.9 cm = 0.87” × 0.75”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: PTY-Q7D
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite
 

21NKX56: Group of Pyromorphite crystals formed by a short prism and a terminal pinacoid with very sharp faces and edges, lustrous and with greenish tones, on a rock matrix on a layer of dark brown limonite offering a beautiful color contrast.
The specimen comes from an old mine where lead was exploited.
Del General Mines, Cabezarrubias del Puerto, Comarca Valle de Alcudia, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (12/2011)

Specimen size: 6.6 × 3.7 × 1.9 cm = 2.60” × 1.46” × 0.75”

Main crystal size: 0.3 × 0.2 cm = 0.12” × 0.08”

Express Specimen
Pyromorphite. Front
Front
Pyromorphite. Detail
Detail
Pyromorphite
Pyromorphite.
 

7NE45: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 1.5 × 1.2 × 1.1 cm = 0.59” × 0.47” × 0.43”

Main crystal size: 0.6 × 0.2 cm = 0.24” × 0.08”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite
 

7NP60: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 1.6 × 1.5 × 1.5 cm = 0.63” × 0.59” × 0.59”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite.
Pyromorphite
Pyromorphite.
 

7NG70: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 1.8 × 1.8 × 1.3 cm = 0.71” × 0.71” × 0.51”

Express Specimen
Pyromorphite
 

7NJJ70: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 2.4 × 1.0 × 1.0 cm = 0.94” × 0.39” × 0.39”

Main crystal size: 1.2 × 0.2 cm = 0.47” × 0.08”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite.
Pyromorphite
Pyromorphite.
 

7NY60: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 2.6 × 2.6 × 2.0 cm = 1.02” × 1.02” × 0.79”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite
 

7NM70: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 2.6 × 2.6 × 1.4 cm = 1.02” × 1.02” × 0.55”

Main crystal size: 1.3 × 0.35 cm = 0.51” × 0.14”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite.
Pyromorphite
Pyromorphite.
 

7NC140: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 3.0 × 2.3 × 2.0 cm = 1.18” × 0.91” × 0.79”

Main crystal size: 1.3 × 0.2 cm = 0.51” × 0.08”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite
 

7NA130: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by acicular crystals of green color, on matrix, with very good luster and perfect state of conservation.

El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 3.0 × 2.3 × 1.5 cm = 1.18” × 0.91” × 0.59”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite.
Pyromorphite
Pyromorphite.
 

7NG90: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 3.3 × 2.2 × 2.2 cm = 1.30” × 0.87” × 0.87”

Main crystal size: 0.7 × 0.7 cm = 0.28” × 0.28”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite
 

7NQ80: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Group of prismatic crystals, many of them fine, with gree-brown tones, bright and on matrix.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 4.9 × 2.3 × 3.2 cm = 1.93” × 0.91” × 1.26”

Main crystal size: 0.5 × 0.3 cm = 0.20” × 0.12”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite.
Pyromorphite
Pyromorphite.
 

7NZ80: Minas de El Horcajo will forever be associated with legendary Pyromorphites. Hearing or reading this name transports us to a mineralogical myth, often a source of desire. At the beginning of the 20th century, the El Horcajo mine produced excellent specimens of Pyromorphites of various shapes and colors. It is exciting to be able to offer a number of this type of pieces past more than 100 years, a true oldie.

Miniature formed by prismatic crystals, of excellent color, some of them doubly terminated and with color zoning.
El Horcajo Mines, El Horcajo, Almodóvar del Campo, Comarca Campo de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha  Spain (±1910)

Specimen size: 5.0 × 5.0 × 2.9 cm = 1.97” × 1.97” × 1.14”

Main crystal size: 0.2 × 0.1 cm = 0.08” × 0.04”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Wulfenite (variety chillagite), Cerussite, Baryte
 

18NBM66: Lamellar, deformed crystals of Wulfenite (variety chillagite) with a light cream color, on matrix, with crystalline Baryte and Cerussite. A historical classic of Spanish mineralogy with the peculiarity of the Cerussite, which is uncommon in this deposit and not usually associated with chillagite.
Teresita Mine, Can Donadeu, Sant Fost de Campsentelles, Comarca Vallès Oriental, Barcelona, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain

Specimen size: 7.7 × 5.2 × 4.7 cm = 3.03” × 2.05” × 1.85”

Cerussite fluorescent long & short UV
Express Specimen
Wulfenite (variety chillagite), Cerussite, Baryte. Front
Front
Wulfenite (variety chillagite), Cerussite, Baryte. Detail
Detail
Quartz (variety smoky)
Quartz (variety smoky).
 

18NA13: Flattened crystal of Quartz, smoky variety, with more intense color in the center of the crystal and polycrystalline terminations on one of its faces. From a classic deposit for Catalan mineralogy.
Mas Sever Quarry, Massabè (Mas Ceber), Sils, Comarca La Selva, Gerona / Girona, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain (2004-2010)

Specimen size: 7.3 × 6.1 × 2.7 cm = 2.87” × 2.40” × 1.06”

Express Specimen
Quartz (variety amethyst) with Quartz (variety smoky)
 

3N03: The most notable thing about these crystals is the way the rhombohedral faces of the termination
are much larger than the prism faces. The color is intense and displays unevenly distributed zoning. The
back side has re-crystallized.
Mas Sever Quarry, Massabè (Mas Ceber), Sils, Comarca La Selva, Gerona / Girona, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain (09/2005)

Specimen size: 6.8 × 5.0 × 2.2 cm = 2.68” × 1.97” × 0.87”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: 76M-LLP
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety amethyst) with Quartz (variety smoky).
Quartz (variety smoky), Quartz, Microcline
Quartz (variety smoky), Quartz, Microcline. Front
Front
Quartz (variety smoky), Quartz, Microcline. Rear
Rear
Quartz (variety smoky), Quartz, Microcline  

21DLX14: Group of Quartz crystals (smoky variety), two of them clearly dominant and interpenetrated, one of them with polycrystalline growths and with the peculiarity of being partially covered by a second generation of Quartz. With traces of Microcline and some contacts in the upper part of the specimen that do not affect the beauty of the whole, one more curiosity obtained by Lluís Daunis from whom the specimen comes and whose handwritten label we will send to the buyer.
Sils, Comarca La Selva, Gerona / Girona, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain

Specimen size: 8.3 × 4.9 × 3.4 cm = 3.27” × 1.93” × 1.34”

Main crystal size: 5.7 × 4.1 cm = 2.24” × 1.61”

Former collection of Lluís Daunis

With handwritten note from the Lluís Daunis Collection
Express Specimen
Baryte, Quartz
 

21DPX61: Fine leafy aggregates of translucent Baryte crystals with a pale yellowish tone on a crystalline Quartz matrix. The Baryte crystals are perfectly sharp and much more transparent than most specimens from this classic deposit which closed in 1979 and is flooded today, so it is not easy to obtain quality specimens anymore.
Osor Mines, Osor, Comarca La Selva, Gerona / Girona, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain

Specimen size: 6.7 × 4.3 × 2.8 cm = 2.64” × 1.69” × 1.10”

Main crystal size: 1.1 × 0.3 cm = 0.43” × 0.12”

Former collection of Lluís Daunis
Express Specimen
Baryte, Quartz.
Calcite (Co-bearing variety)
Calcite (Co-bearing variety). Calcite (Co-bearing variety).
 

16NMB56: Polished section, on each faces, translucent with banded growth patterns and intensely colored nuclei. The specimen preserves on some of the edges part of its original matrix, which contrasts with the deep color of the Calcite. A classic of Catalan mineralogy.
Solita Mine, Peramea, Baix Pallars, Comarca Pallars Sobirà, Lérida / Lleida, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain

Specimen size: 9.0 × 6.6 × 0.8 cm = 3.54” × 2.60” × 0.31”

Express Specimen
Calcite
 

4N06: Growth of Calcite crystals, whitish in color with satin luster, with coraloidal morphology at the terminations and scalenohedral crystals at the base.
Can Palomeres Mines, Malgrat de Mar, Comarca Maresme, Barcelona, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain (2017)

Specimen size: 6.8 × 6.4 × 4.7 cm = 2.68” × 2.52” × 1.85”

Main crystal size: 2.2 × 0.8 cm = 0.87” × 0.31”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: UQ5-3JY
Express Specimen
Calcite.
Sphalerite, Dolomite, Siderite
Sphalerite, Dolomite, Siderite. Sphalerite, Dolomite, Siderite.
 

3N96: Druse of small, complex, twinned Sphalerite crystals, shiny and transparent and with a very deep honey color. The matrix is partially coated by small, white Dolomite crystals and rhombohedral Siderite crystals. This mine is currently abandoned and flooded, and its old galleries are completely inaccessible.
Troya Mine, Mutiloa, Comarca Goyerri, Guipúzcoa / Gipuzkoa, Basque Country (Euskadi)  Spain (1985)

Specimen size: 10.2 × 9.8 × 5.5 cm = 4.02” × 3.86” × 2.17”

Main crystal size: 1.1 × 0.7 cm = 0.43” × 0.28”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: WYN-25H
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety smoky)
Quartz (variety smoky)  

21NAX60: Very sharp Quartz crystal (smoky variety), with parallel and staggered growths, transparent, with good luster and an intense and uniform smoky tone, on a Microcline matrix with preferred orientations, creating a graphic texture.
The specimen comes from the quarries of Monte Xiabre in Galicia, and was found in 2015.
Xiabre Mountain, Vilagarcía de Arousa, Comarca O Salnés, Pontevedra, Galicia / Galiza  Spain (10/2015)

Specimen size: 7.6 × 5.7 × 4.7 cm = 2.99” × 2.24” × 1.85”

Main crystal size: 7.6 × 4.7 cm = 2.99” × 1.85”

Former collection of J. Daniel García Gavilán
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety smoky). Front
Front
Quartz (variety smoky). Side
Side
Galena, Sphalerite, Calcite
Galena, Sphalerite, Calcite.
 

23TJX14: Group of cubo-octahedral Galena crystals with metallic luster, one of them clearly dominant and implanted in a matrix formed by Sphalerite and small aggregates of Calcite.
The specimen comes from the La Unión-Cartagena mining district, a classic for mining in Murcia.
The specimen has been sawn on the back to remove excess matrix.
La Unión, Comarca Campo de Cartagena, Region of Murcia (Murcia)  Spain

Specimen size: 4.4 × 3.5 × 2.7 cm = 1.73” × 1.38” × 1.06”

Main crystal size: 1.7 × 1.5 cm = 0.67” × 0.59”

Express Specimen
Malachite after Chalcopyrite, Dolomite
 

21TFL26: On a matrix formed of sharp Dolomite crystals with a whitish, slightly cream, color dotted with several crystals of Chalcopyrite with well-defined faces and edges and practically covered by a thin layer of millimeter-size Malachite crystals that give it a deep greenish tone, creating a nice color contrast with the matrix.
From a classic locality for Spanish mineralogy, Eugi, nearly extinct and undergoing reclamation.
Azcárate Quarry, Eugui, Esteríbar, Comarca Auñamendi, Chartered Community of Navarre (Navarre)  Spain

Specimen size: 10.2 × 6.9 × 5.2 cm = 4.02” × 2.72” × 2.05”

Main crystal size: 1.5 × 1.3 cm = 0.59” × 0.51”

Express Specimen
Malachite after Chalcopyrite, Dolomite.

Switzerland

Albite, Chlorite
Albite, Chlorite. Front
Front
Albite, Chlorite. Rear
Rear
 

22TRM10: Druse of Albite crystals, two of them clearly dominant, sharp and with well defined terminations, lustrous and snow-white, all of them dotted with multitudes of small Chlorite crystals. The specimen comes from the old collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon.
Pizzo Centrale, Airolo, Central St Gotthard Massif, Leventina, Ticino (Tessin)  Switzerland

Specimen size: 3.0 × 2.3 × 1.2 cm = 1.18” × 0.91” × 0.47”

Main crystal size: 1.1 × 0.9 cm = 0.43” × 0.35”

Former collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety smoky) doubly terminated with Chlorite
 

22TTX13: Quartz Crystal (smoky variety), perfectly doubly terminated with well-defined faces and edges and with marked growth striations parallel to the more developed prism. One of the terminations has a mossy appearance due to being partially covered by microcrystals of Chlorite.
This specimen comes from the old Robert-Auguste Touchon collection.
Pizzo Centrale, Airolo, Central St Gotthard Massif, Leventina, Ticino (Tessin)  Switzerland

Specimen size: 5.5 × 2.0 × 1.7 cm = 2.17” × 0.79” × 0.67”

Former collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety smoky) doubly terminated with Chlorite.
Magnetite
Magnetite.
 

22TCB14: Octahedral Magnetite crystal, with bright luster, smooth faces and perfectly sharp edges, from the old collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon.
Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee, Wallis (Valais)  Switzerland

Specimen size: 1.8 × 1.6 × 1.4 cm = 0.71” × 0.63” × 0.55”

Former collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon
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Portugal

Quartz, Siderite, Muscovite, Ferberite
 

16NTL63: Group of interpenetrating Quartz crystals, one of them clearly dominant and doubly terminated, slightly transparent, with the typical crystallization on one side and polycrystalline growths on the back partially covered by Siderite crystals, leafy crystals of Muscovite and small traces of Ferberite crystals.
Minas da Panasqueira, Aldeia de São Francisco de Assis, Covilhã, Castelo Branco, Cova da Beira, Centro  Portugal (2000)

Specimen size: 13.2 × 7.8 × 3.7 cm = 5.20” × 3.07” × 1.46”

Main crystal size: 13.2 × 5.2 cm = 5.20” × 2.05”

Express Specimen
Quartz, Siderite, Muscovite, Ferberite. Front
Front
Quartz, Siderite, Muscovite, Ferberite. Rear
Rear
Arsenopyrite, Siderite, Ferberite
Arsenopyrite, Siderite, Ferberite. Front
Front
Arsenopyrite, Siderite, Ferberite. Rear
Rear
 

16NA14: Parallel growth of brilliant, striated Arsenopyrite crystals, partially terminated, embedded in lenticular Siderite crystals with well defined faces and edges and a pseudo-hexagonal outline. Small black shiny Ferberite crystals adorn one of the Siderite crystals. Coming from the Minas da Panasqueira, a world-class locality in which mining continues.
Minas da Panasqueira, level 3, Aldeia de São Francisco de Assis, Covilhã, Castelo Branco, Cova da Beira, Centro  Portugal (±2005)

Specimen size: 5.8 × 5.4 × 3.4 cm = 2.28” × 2.13” × 1.34”

Express Specimen

France

Pyromorphite after Galena, Quartz

Fluorescent light (daylight)
Pyromorphite after Galena, Quartz
 

18EFA14: Quartz crystals forming a druse with cubic morphologies corresponding to old Galena crystals that have now totally disappeared, and some pseudomorphed by grass-green Pyromorphite crystals partially carpeting the old Galena cube. In other cubic cavities, a second generation of Pyromorphite crystals developed, with well-defined faces and edges and a uniform green-yellow color. From an old French lead mine.
The specimen is from the Alain Martaud collection
Nuissière Mine, Chénelette, Thizy-les-Bourgs, Villefranche-sur-Saône, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  France (1980)

Specimen size: 11.0 × 7.3 × 5.6 cm = 4.33” × 2.87” × 2.20”

Main crystal size: 0.1 × 0.1 cm = 0.04” × 0.04”

Former collection of Alain Martaud
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite after Galena, Quartz. Front
Front
Pyromorphite after Galena, Quartz. Detail
Detail
Pyromorphite, Quartz
Pyromorphite, Quartz. Front
Front
Pyromorphite, Quartz. Detail
Detail
 

17EG13: Druse of Quartz crystals without a developed prism, adorned with globular growths of lustrous and very isolated Pyromorphite crystals with a greenish yellow color.
La Vidale Mine (Brezies), Asprières, Saint-Martin de Bouillac, Villefranche-de-Rouergue, Aveyron, Occitanie  France (03/2011)

Specimen size: 8.1 × 4.2 × 2.9 cm = 3.19” × 1.65” × 1.14”

Main crystal size: 0.5 × 0.5 cm = 0.20” × 0.20”

Express Specimen
Cassiterite
 

22TBT11: Twinned Cassiterite crystal with sharp and lustrous crystal forms, with polycrystalline growths on the back of the crystal. On a matrix formed by Quartz grains, something not very common in specimens from this classic French locality, worked since Roman times.
The specimen comes from the old collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon.
La Villeder, Le Roc-Saint-André, Vannes, Morbihan, Brittany/Bretagne  France (±1900)

Specimen size: 1.4 × 1.2 × 1.0 cm = 0.55” × 0.47” × 0.39”

Main crystal size: 1.2 × 1.0 cm = 0.47” × 0.39”

Former collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon
Express Specimen
Cassiterite. Front
Front
Cassiterite. Rear
Rear
Quartz
Quartz.
 

22ELR12: Very clear floater crystal of alpine-type Quartz recrystallized on the base, with smooth and well defined faces and very sharp edges, and a small scratch on the termination.
This specimen, very clear for the locality, comes from the collection of Alain Martaud.
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe, Mamers, Sarthe Department, Pays de la Loire  France

Specimen size: 6.3 × 4.1 × 2.3 cm = 2.48” × 1.61” × 0.91”

Former collection of Alain Martaud
Express Specimen
Calcite with sand inclusions
 

23TFB06: Floater group of sharp rhombohedral Calcite crystals with quartz sand inclusions inside the Calcite crystals.
A good representative of a French classic.
Bellecroix, Fontainebleau, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France  France

Specimen size: 3.4 × 2.4 × 2.3 cm = 1.34” × 0.94” × 0.91”

Main crystal size: 2.7 × 1.3 cm = 1.06” × 0.51”

Express Specimen
Calcite with sand inclusions.
Calcite with sand inclusions
Calcite with sand inclusions.

Fluorescent light (daylight)
 

19TTR14: Floater group of acute rhombohedral Calcite crystals with sand inclusions formed by grains of Quartz included into Calcite crystals. An excellent French classic.
Bellecroix, Fontainebleau, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France  France

Specimen size: 4.2 × 2.5 × 2.3 cm = 1.65” × 0.98” × 0.91”

Main crystal size: 2.4 × 1.9 cm = 0.94” × 0.75”

Express Specimen
Pyromorphite
 

23TYB37: Aggregates of acicular Pyromorphite crystals with an intense and uniform color and with fan-shaped growths, in a rock matrix formed of small Quartz crystals.
A European classic of which one only sees specimens from old finds. This one comes from the collection of Yvan Delqué.
Saint-Salvy Mine, Saint-Salvy-de-la-Balme, Tarn, Occitanie  France

Specimen size: 8.7 × 6.2 × 4.7 cm = 3.43” × 2.44” × 1.85”

Former collection of Yvan Delqué
Express Specimen
Pyromorphite. Front
Front
Pyromorphite. Detail
Detail
Pyromorphite (variety As-bearing pyromorphite), Quartz
Pyromorphite (variety As-bearing pyromorphite), Quartz.
 

18AFT11: Globular growths of greenish Pyromorphite crystals forming rosettes, with silky luster, on a Quartz matrix. A second generation of crystals - also Pyromorphite - stands out on top of the older flattened generation, with a hexagonal outline and more yellowish in color. Both generations consist of an arsenic-rich variety of Pyromorphite, something not very common in this deposit. We will send a copy of the analysis to the buyer of the specimen.
La Vidale Mine area, Asprières, Saint-Martin de Bouillac, Aveyron, Occitanie  France

Specimen size: 4.0 × 2.5 × 2.3 cm = 1.57” × 0.98” × 0.91”

With analysis copy
Express Specimen
Fluorite
Fluorite  

18EYM64: Group of very sharp Fluorite crystals, one of them clearly dominant, transparent and lustrous. From a locality from which few quality specimens are known.
This specimen comes from the Alain Martaud collection, whose label we will send to the buyer.
Font d'Arques, Cabrières-Péret mining district, Mèze, Béziers District, Hérault, Occitanie  France (2021)

Specimen size: 4.2 × 2.6 × 2.3 cm = 1.65” × 1.02” × 0.91”

Main crystal size: 2.7 × 2.3 cm = 1.06” × 0.91”

Former collection of Alain Martaud
Express Specimen
Fluorite. Front
Front
Fluorite. Rear
Rear
Pyrite, Calcite, Dolomite
Pyrite, Calcite, Dolomite.
 

2V10: Octahedral Pyrite crystal, with sharp faces and edges and slightly rounded vertices, rusty appearance, implanted in Dolomite matrix and accompanied by small Calcite crystals.
Trimouns Mine, Luzenac, Haute-Ariège, Foix, Ariège Department, Occitanie  France

Specimen size: 4.5 × 3.8 × 2.7 cm = 1.77” × 1.50” × 1.06”

Main crystal size: 0.8 × 0.7 cm = 0.31” × 0.28”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: XTC-H49
Express Specimen

Austria

Almandine
 

10TR46: Very sharp dodecahedral Almandine crystals, one of them dominant, lustrous, and brown in color with reddish tones. The crystals sit in a metamorphic rock matrix formed of innumerable Muscovite crystals. Contrary to the common practice with almandines from this region, the crystals in this piece are not glued, nor have they had their faces retouched or polished, so their natural surface is preserved. A classic Tyrolean specimen.
Granatenkogel north slope, Gaisberg Valley, Obergurgl, Gurgler Valley, Ötz Valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol/Tirol  Austria

Specimen size: 7.4 × 5.2 × 4.7 cm = 2.91” × 2.05” × 1.85”

Main crystal size: 4.2 × 3.2 cm = 1.65” × 1.26”

Express Specimen
Almandine. Almandine.
Calcite
Calcite.
 

2S08: Prismatic Calcite crystal, translucent, with slightly curved faces and edges, well defined, and terminated by a rhombohedron.
Bleiberg mining area, Gailtaler Alpen & Karnische Alpen, Carinthia/Kärnten  Austria

Specimen size: 2.5 × 1.6 × 1.2 cm = 0.98” × 0.63” × 0.47”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen

Greece

Smithsonite
 

10MA13: Botryoidal growths, which vary from a cream-orange color to blue-gray, along with some white areas, of Smithsonite crystals from a classic Hellenic mine.
Hilarion Mine, Hilarion area, Kamariza Mines, Agios Konstantinos, Lavrion Mining District, Attikí (Attica) Prefecture  Greece (12/2014)

Specimen size: 11.2 × 6.4 × 4.5 cm = 4.41” × 2.52” × 1.77”

Express Specimen
Smithsonite. Smithsonite.
Smithsonite
Smithsonite.

Fluorescent light (daylight)
 

19MTX56: Group of Smithsonite crystals in aerial globular aggregates with the crystals displaying great definition, with light shades between cream and a pale green with a pearly luster. An aesthetic piece from a small mine in the Lavrion mining district in Greece.
Jean Baptiste Mine, Kamariza Mines, Agios Konstantinos, Lavrion Mining District, Attikí (Attica) Prefecture  Greece (09/2015)

Specimen size: 13.5 × 7.7 × 3.2 cm = 5.31” × 3.03” × 1.26”

Express Specimen
Rhodochrosite, Quartz
 

22TXG86: Rhombohedral crystals of Rhodochrosite of considerable size for the locality, completely covered by a second generation of uniformly pink lenticular crystals of the same species, and dotted with small water-clear Quartz crystals, along with more opaque larger ones. And finally this old piece is adorned with small, very bright Pyrite crystals with golden reflections.
Madem-Lakko Mine, Stratoni operations, Cassandra Mines, Chalkidiki Prefecture, Macedonia Department  Greece

Specimen size: 8.2 × 5.5 × 4.0 cm = 3.23” × 2.17” × 1.57”

Main crystal size: 3.0 × 2.4 cm = 1.18” × 0.94”

Express Specimen
Rhodochrosite, Quartz.
Linarite, Caledonite, Brochantite
Linarite, Caledonite, Brochantite. Front
Front
Linarite, Caledonite, Brochantite. Detail
Detail
 

18EQ14: Fan-shaped aggregate of very sharp acicular Linarite crystals, with good luster and a very vivid color. On a limonite matrix with green Brochantite crystals. The presence of a terminated Caledonite crystal of light blue color stands out in the best crystallized area of the specimen. An interesting combo of secondary copper minerals.
King Arthur Mine, Kirki Mines, Évros Prefecture, Thrace (Thráki) Department  Greece (03-04/2013)

Specimen size: 7.2 × 4.2 ×3.9 cm = 2.83” × 1.65” × 1.54”

Main crystal size: 0.3 × 0.2 cm = 0.12” × 0.08”

Express Specimen
Linarite, Brochantite, Quartz
 

4J26: Fan-like aggregate of very sharp, brilliant and brightly colored acicular Linarite crystals, in a limonite matrix with Brochantite and small Quartz crystals.
King Arthur Mine, Kirki Mines, Évros Prefecture, Thrace (Thráki) Department  Greece (03-04/2013)

Specimen size: 8.0 × 7.6 × 3.7 cm = 3.15” × 2.99” × 1.46”

Main crystal size: 0.5 × 0.1 cm = 0.20” × 0.04”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: C8U-9UE
Express Specimen
Linarite, Brochantite, Quartz.
Baryte with inclusions
Baryte with inclusions.
 

17NNF63: Aggregates of tabular Baryte crystals with well defined faces and edges, with reddish tones due to micro-inclusions of Hematite. On a previous generation of tabular white crystals which are also Baryte, although with less development than the reddish crystals.
Mine 18, Paleokamariza Mines, Lavrion Mining District, Attikí (Attica) Prefecture  Greece

Specimen size: 5.9 × 5.7 × 2.7 cm = 2.32” × 2.24” × 1.06”

Main crystal size: 0.7 × 0.6 cm = 0.28” × 0.24”

Express Specimen

Italy

Sulphur, Celestine
Sulphur, Celestine  

22TXA62: Sulphur crystal of rhombic morphology with irregular faces and rounded edges, with an intense and uniform yellowish tone, partially carpeted by whitish, opaque to semi-translucent Celestine crystals, a typical association for these mineral species at this classic Italian deposit.
The specimen comes from the old collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon and is accompanied by a handwritten label that will be sent to the buyer.
Agrigento (Girgenti) Province, Sicily  Italy

Specimen size: 7.2 × 4.9 × 3.0 cm = 2.83” × 1.93” × 1.18”

Former collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon
Express Specimen
Sulphur, Celestine.
Ilvaite, Quartz, Galena
Ilvaite, Quartz, Galena.
 

18HC13: Crystalline mass formed of very bright black Ilvaite crystals with partial crystal faces, associated with a multitude of water-clear Quartz crystals, some of them with a truncated prism and partially covered by the Ilvaite itself. Finally, small crystalline fragments of lead-grey Galena adorn the piece. From an abandoned mine that exploited Cu-Pb-Zn minerals and which is also the type locality for two mineral species, Campigliaite and Johannsenite.
Temperino Mine, Campiglia Marittima, Campigliese, Livorno Province, Tuscany  Italy

Specimen size: 5.2 × 4.0 × 2.4 cm = 2.05” × 1.57” × 0.94”

Main crystal size: 0.8 × 0.4 cm = 0.31” × 0.16”

Express Specimen
Baryte
 

10TP13: Aggregate of tabular crystals with very well defined faces and edges, transparent, with bright luster and yellow color, with darker color zoning at the crystal terminations. The mine was operated to extract lead from Galena. A classic of Italian mineralogy.
Silius, Metropolitan City of Cagliari, Sardinia/Sardegna  Italy

Specimen size: 7 × 5.5 × 4.0 cm = 2.76” × 2.17” × 1.57”

Main crystal size: 2.3 × 1.0 cm = 0.91” × 0.39”

Express Specimen
Baryte. Baryte.
Quartz (variety amethyst), Calcite
Quartz (variety amethyst), Calcite.
 

2M09: Crystals and groups of crystals, some of them doubly terminated, very transparent, bright and of a very uniform color, on globular Calcite and matrix. The Quartz exhibits good transparency. The sample is from a recent find on May 1, 2008.
Capurru Quarry, Osilo, Sassari Province, Sardinia/Sardegna  Italy (01/05/2008)

Specimen size: 4.2 × 3.3 × 1.7  cm = 1.65” × 1.30” × 0.67”

Main crystal size: 0.8 × 0.2 cm = 0.31” × 0.08”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: W2A-NUX
Express Specimen
Aragonite (variety flos ferri)
 

1M06: Coraloidal crystal growths of the flos ferri variety, with dark color at the base and snow white at the terminations. The larger crystal displays an empty cavity inside.
Bovegno, Trompia Valley, Brescia Province, Lombardy  Italy (2009-2010)

Specimen size: 6.0 × 5.0 × 4.6 cm = 2.36” × 1.97” × 1.81”

Main crystal size: 4.6 × 0.8 cm = 1.81” × 0.31”


minID: RTX-9J5
Express Specimen
Aragonite (variety flos ferri). Aragonite (variety flos ferri).

Kosovo

Pyrite, Calcite
Pyrite, Calcite.
 

21TRM12: Two generations of Pyrite crystals, an older generation of shiny crystals of cubic habit, one of them clearly dominant in the center, with marked curvatures on the edges and polycrystalline growths, and that has been partly covered by a tapestry of Calcite crystals with a fine outer layer of bluish tones. The second generation of Pyrite crystals has a much more vivid color and golden reflections, deposited on the limestone, with the crystals being smaller than those of the first generation.
The Trepča mining complex is one of the largest polymetallic deposits in the world and for many years produced exceptional specimens of Sphalerite as well as various combinations of sulphides and carbonates, as shown in this specimen from the former collection of Ferat Voca.
Stan Trg (Stari Trg) Mine, Trepča Complex, Trepča Valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovska Mitrovica District  Kosovo (2000-2021)

Specimen size: 8.7 × 6.5 × 5.4 cm = 3.43” × 2.56” × 2.13”

Former collection of Ferat Voca
Express Specimen
Sphalerite, Arsenopyrite, Quartz, Dolomite
 

19TXL36: Druse formed by complex twinned crystals of lustrous deep black Sphalerite with perfectly defined faces and edges, with marked striations on some of the crystal faces and some dissolution figures. These are associated with groups of complex and scattered twinned crystals of Arsenopyrite with a metallic grey color, as well as Quartz crystals. Finally, a globular growth formed by a multitude of slightly pinkish white Dolomite crystals adorn the piece with their color contrast.
The Trepča mining complex is one of the largest polymetallic deposits in the world and for many years produced exceptional specimens, and still now, of Sphalerite as well as various combinations of sulphides and carbonates, as shown by this specimen from the former Ferat Voca collection.
Stan Trg (Stari Trg) Mine, Trepča Complex, Trepča Valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovska Mitrovica District  Kosovo (2000-2021)

Specimen size: 7.2 × 6.1 × 4.9 cm = 2.83” × 2.40” × 1.93”

Main crystal size: 1.2 × 1.0 cm = 0.47” × 0.39”

Former collection of Ferat Voca
Express Specimen
Sphalerite, Arsenopyrite, Quartz, Dolomite. Front
Front
Sphalerite, Arsenopyrite, Quartz, Dolomite. Detail
Detail
Sphalerite, Calcite
Sphalerite, Calcite. Front
Front
Sphalerite, Calcite. Detail
Detail
 

19TTX62: Aggregate of complex twinned crystals of Sphalerite with a deep black color, good luster, and perfectly defined faces and edges, with marked striations on some of the crystal faces and some dissolution figures. Partially covered by a multitude of whitish Calcite crystals in rosette-like aggregates with strong color contrast. The Trepča mining complex is one of the largest polymetallic deposits in the world and for many years it has provided exceptional Sphalerites as well as varied combinations of sulphides and carbonates as shown in this specimen from the former collection of Ferat Voca.
Stan Trg (Stari Trg) Mine, Trepča Complex, Trepča Valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovska Mitrovica District  Kosovo (2000-2021)

Specimen size: 8.2 × 6.6 × 3.3 cm = 3.23” × 2.60” × 1.30”

Main crystal size: 1.7 × 1.6 cm = 0.67” × 0.63”

Former collection of Ferat Voca
Express Specimen
Quartz, Pyrite
 

18TFL12: Group of Quartz crystals, one of them clearly dominant and upright in the center of the piece, with marked growth striations on the prism, terminated and partially covered by rosettes of cubic Pyrite crystals. The Trepča mining complex, from where this specimen comes, is one of the largest polymetallic deposits in the world, from the former collection of Ferat Voca.
Stan Trg (Stari Trg) Mine, Trepča Complex, Trepča Valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovska Mitrovica District  Kosovo (2000-2021)

Specimen size: 7.3 × 4.8 × 4.0 cm = 2.87” × 1.89” × 1.57”

Main crystal size: 6.9 × 1.7 cm = 2.72” × 0.67”

Former collection of Ferat Voca
Express Specimen
Quartz, Pyrite.

Romania

Pyrite after Pyrrhotite, Sphalerite
Pyrite after Pyrrhotite, Sphalerite. Front
Front
Pyrite after Pyrrhotite, Sphalerite. Detail
Detail
 

18EB74: Group of divergent crystals with the hexagonal outline of Pyrrhotite, totally pseudomorphed by Pyrite, with a second generation
of smaller brighter crystals, and a multitude of scattered small cream-colored crystals of Dolomite. A cascade of very sharp Sphalerite crystals (marmatite variety), with very well defined spinel-law twin planes, intense black and very lustrous, completes the piece, along with small traces of Pyrite with a markedly golden color. The old Herja mine, where this piece comes from, processed metals such as antimony, lead, silver and zinc.

Herja Mine, Chiuzbaia, Baia Sprie, Maramures  Romania (1964)

Specimen size: 7.5 × 4.7 × 4.0 cm = 2.95” × 1.85” × 1.57”

Express Specimen
Calcite, Dolomite, Sphalerite, Pyrite

Fluorescent light (daylight)
 

17TRX96: Group of Calcite crystals, one of them clearly dominant and very aerial, white in color and outlined with slight twists. The crystals of Calcite grew on a matrix of Pyrite and Sphalerite, and on cream-colored rhombohedral Dolomite crystals, clearly differentiating the area of sulfides from that of carbonates, the latter having precipitated later. A very 'geological' specimen.

Boldut Mine, Cavnic mining area, Cavnic, Maramures  Romania

Specimen size: 6.8 × 5.3 × 5.6 cm = 2.68” × 2.09” × 2.20”

Main crystal size: 5.0 × 3.0 cm = 1.97” × 1.18”

Express Specimen
Calcite, Dolomite, Sphalerite, Pyrite. Front
Front
Calcite, Dolomite, Sphalerite, Pyrite. Rear
Rear

Morocco

Microcline, Quartz
Microcline, Quartz. Front
Front
Microcline, Quartz. Detail
Detail
 

22EMB14: Druse of tabular Microcline crystals with very sharp crystal forms, good luster and an intense pink color, and covered with small Quartz crystals.
The specimen was obtained in Munich 2022 and comes from discoveries made in the Imilchil area between August and September 2022.
Imilchil area, Anti-Atlas, Er Rachidia Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (08-09/2022)

Specimen size: 7.3 × 6.1 × 4.7 cm = 2.87” × 2.40” × 1.85”

Main crystal size: 3.4 × 2.7 cm = 1.34” × 1.06”

Express Specimen
Microcline, Quartz, (variety smoky)
 

22MRZ14: Group of Microcline crystals of short prismatic habit, with reddish terminations and accompanied by a group of Quartz crystals (smoky variety), one of them clearly dominant.
The specimen comes from a very unusual find made in Aouli, where the presence of feldspars was unknown until now.
Aouli, Mibladen mining district, Mibladen, Midelt, Midelt Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (12/2022)

Specimen size: 9.7 × 5.3 × 2.4 cm = 3.82” × 2.09” × 0.94”

Main crystal size: 1.6 × 1.1 cm = 0.63” × 0.43”

Express Specimen
Microcline, Quartz, (variety smoky). Vista frontal
Vista frontal
Microcline, Quartz, (variety smoky). Detail
Detail
Aragonite
Aragonite. Front
Front
Aragonite. Detail
Detail
Aragonite. Side
Side
 

22MGR76: Aragonite crystal with cyclic twinning, transparent, lustrous and colorless, in an ignimbritic volcanic matrix.
The specimen comes from finds made in Mamsa in April 2022.
Mamsa, Sidi Ayad (Sidi Ayed), Boulemane Province, Fès-Meknès Region  Morocco (04/2022)

Specimen size: 5.4 × 2.6 × 2.2 cm = 2.13” × 1.02” × 0.87”

Main crystal size: 5.2 × 1.3 cm = 2.05” × 0.51”

Express Specimen
Aragonite
 

23MFA27: Group of cyclically twinned Aragonite crystals, transparent, lustrous and colorless, on ignimbritic volcanic rock matrix.
Mamsa, Sidi Ayad (Sidi Ayed), Boulemane Province, Fès-Meknès Region  Morocco (04/2022)

Specimen size: 8.0 × 4.9 × 3.7 cm = 3.15” × 1.93” × 1.46”

Main crystal size: 7.6 × 1.7 cm = 2.99” × 0.67”

Express Specimen
Aragonite. Front
Front
Aragonite. Side
Side
Baryte, Pyrite, Quartz
Baryte, Pyrite, Quartz. Front
Front
Baryte, Pyrite, Quartz. Side
Side
Baryte, Pyrite, Quartz. Detail
Detail
 

22MXR48: Group of tabular and very sharp Baryte crystals that are transparent, one of them clearly dominant, lustrous, and blue in color with fine yellowish areas on the edges of the crystals, associated with small white coatings of Quartz and very shiny microcrystals of Pyrite.
The specimen was obtained in Munich 2022 and comes from finds made at the Bou Nahas mine between August and September 2022.
Bou Nahas Mine, Oumjrane mining area, Alnif Commune, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (08-09/2022)

Specimen size: 12.5 × 7.4 × 6.5 cm = 4.92” × 2.91” × 2.56”

Main crystal size: 4.3 × 3.0 cm = 1.69” × 1.18”

Express Specimen
Baryte, Pyrite

Fluorescent light (daylight)
 

19MZA11: Small very shiny Pyrite crystals have completely pseudomorphed old Baryte crystals, of which only their original morphology remains, especially in the basal part of the piece, as can be seen in the video. Coming from the Bou Nahas mine in Morocco, which never ceases to amaze us with the multiple presentations of its sulfides, with pyrite being the premier exhibit.
Bou Nahas Mine, Oumjrane mining area, Alnif Commune, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (07/2020)

Specimen size: 5.5 × 4.3 × 2.2 cm = 2.17” × 1.69” × 0.87”

Main crystal size: 2.2 × 2.0 cm = 0.87” × 0.79”

Express Specimen
Baryte, Pyrite.
Pyrite perimorphic of Baryte
Pyrite perimorphic of Baryte. Front
Front
Pyrite perimorphic of Baryte. Rear
Rear
 

16MJM11: A novelty from Morocco, from a discovery in the summer of 2020. White tabular crystals of Baryte partially covered by a perimorphic growth of a mosaic of very lustrous small cubic and octahedral Pyrite crystals. The Bou Nahas Mine, a polymetallic hydrothermal deposit, continues to provide pleasant mineral surprises.
Bou Nahas Mine, Oumjrane mining area, Alnif Commune, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (07/2020)

Specimen size: 4.6 × 3.0 × 1.6 cm = 1.81” × 1.18” × 0.63”

Main crystal size: 2.5 × 2.0 cm = 0.98” × 0.79”

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Elbaite-Schorl Series (variety rubellite), Feldspar
 

21ERR56: Single crystal of Elbaite-Schorl series, perfectly terminated, with well-defined faces and edges, between transparent and translucent, with reddish tones, becoming more yellowish in the center of the crystal and small remnants of matrix formed by feldspars.
These specimens have been analyzed and we will send a copy of the analysis to the buyer.
Beni Bouzra (Bni Bouzra), Chefchaouen Province, Tanger-Tetouan-Al Hoceima Region  Morocco (2022)

Specimen size: 2.3 × 1.3 × 1.2 cm = 0.91” × 0.51” × 0.47”

With analysis copy
Express Specimen
Elbaite-Schorl Series (variety rubellite), Feldspar. Front
Front
Elbaite-Schorl Series (variety rubellite), Feldspar. Rear
Rear
Elbaite-Schorl Series (variety rubellite), Feldspar
Elbaite-Schorl Series (variety rubellite), Feldspar. Front
Front
Elbaite-Schorl Series (variety rubellite), Feldspar. Rear
Rear
 

21ELB86: Two interpenetrating crystals of Elbaite-Schorl series, one of them dominant and perfectly terminated, with well defined faces and edges, between transparent and translucent, with reddish tones and striations on the faces, with the upper termination and some faces completely covered by feldspar crystals.
Beni Bouzra (Bni Bouzra), Chefchaouen Province, Tanger-Tetouan-Al Hoceima Region  Morocco (2022)

Specimen size: 2.1 × 2.1 × 1.5 cm = 0.83” × 0.83” × 0.59”

Main crystal size: 2.1 × 1.6 cm = 0.83” × 0.63”

With analysis copy
Express Specimen
Galena, Cerussite, Plumbogummite, Quartz, Wulfenite
 

21TTX13: A novelty at the Sainte Marie 2021 Virtual show. Group of equant Galena crystals coated with white Cerussite microcrystals. They are also partially covered by Plumbogummite with a slightly bluish color and Quartz microcrystals, and on top of this small bipyramidal Wulfenite crystals, transparent and yellow. Above this there are Quartz crystals. The specimen comes from a 2021 find in the Georges vein in the Sidi Ayad area.
It has been analyzed and we will send a copy of the analyses of the various species to the buyer.
Georges vein, Sidi Ayad (Sidi Ayed), Boulemane Province, Fès-Meknès Region  Morocco (03/2021)

Specimen size: 5.5 × 3.6 × 3.2 cm = 2.17” × 1.42” × 1.26”

Main crystal size: 3.6 × 2.6 cm = 1.42” × 1.02”

With analysis copy
Express Specimen
Galena, Cerussite, Plumbogummite, Quartz, Wulfenite.
Galena, Baryte, Cerussite, Plumbogummite, Quartz, Wulfenite
Galena, Baryte, Cerussite, Plumbogummite, Quartz, Wulfenite. Front
Front
Galena, Baryte, Cerussite, Plumbogummite, Quartz, Wulfenite. Side
Side
 

21TQX36: A novelty at the Sainte Marie 2021 Virtual show. Group of equant Galena crystals coated with white Cerussite microcrystals. They are also partially covered by Plumbogummite with a slightly bluish color and Quartz microcrystals, and on top of this small bipyramidal transparent yellow Wulfenite crystals. Above this ensemble are salmon-colored Quartz crystals and lamellar Baryte crystals. The specimen comes from a 2021 find in the Georges vein in the Sidi Ayad area.
It has been analyzed and we will send a copy of the analyses of the various species to the buyer.
Georges vein, Sidi Ayad (Sidi Ayed), Boulemane Province, Fès-Meknès Region  Morocco (03/2021)

Specimen size: 8.2 × 5.5 × 5.0 cm = 3.23” × 2.17” × 1.97”

Main crystal size: 3.4 × 3.1 cm = 1.34” × 1.22”

With analysis copy
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Vanadinite on manganese oxides
 

19TXE14: Groups and isolated crystals of Vanadinite, many of them doubly terminated, with sharp crystal forms of short prismatic habit, some with hoppered terminations, translucent and with an intense and uniform orange-red color, in a matrix of manganese oxides forming spherical aggregates. From the most productive vein in the Taouz deposit but with an unusual quality for that deposit.
Tadaout, vein 12, Taouz, Er Rachidia Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (2019)

Specimen size: 3.3 × 3.2 × 3.1 cm = 1.30” × 1.26” × 1.22”

Main crystal size: 0.9 × 0.7 cm = 0.35” × 0.28”

Express Specimen
Vanadinite on manganese oxides. Front
Front
Vanadinite on manganese oxides. Rear
Rear
Calcite (variety kanonenspat), Quartz
Calcite (variety kanonenspat), Quartz. Front
Front
Calcite (variety kanonenspat), Quartz. Rear
Rear
 

18EKD11: Group of Calcite crystals with very sharp pseudohexagonal outlines, completely covered by a second generation of small crystals, also of Calcite, partially dissolved and with small Quartz crystals. At the base there are remnants of matrix reminiscent of the Brazilian or Uruguayan basalts that host amethyst crystals.
We have analyzed this type of specimen due to its genetic complexity and we will send a copy of the analysis to the buyer.
Jebel Masker, Imilchil area, Tounfit, Khénifra Province, Beni Mellal-Khenifra Region  Morocco (09-10/2021)

Specimen size: 7.3 × 5.8 × 5.4 cm = 2.87” × 2.28” × 2.13”

Main crystal size: 4.5 × 2.9 cm = 1.77” × 1.14”

With analysis copy
Express Specimen
Calcite (variety kanonenspat), Quartz
 

18EKB16: Group of Calcite crystals with very sharp pseudohexagonal outlines, covered by a second generation of small crystals, also of Calcite, partially dissolved, and with small Quartz crystals. We have analyzed this type of specimen due to its genetic complexity and we will send a copy of the analysis to the buyer.
Jebel Masker, Imilchil area, Tounfit, Khénifra Province, Beni Mellal-Khenifra Region  Morocco (09-10/2021)

Specimen size: 7.6 × 7.1 × 5.2 cm = 2.99” × 2.80” × 2.05”

Main crystal size: 7.4 × 4.0 cm = 2.91” × 1.57”

With analysis copy
Express Specimen
Calcite (variety kanonenspat), Quartz. Front
Front
Calcite (variety kanonenspat), Quartz. Rear
Rear
Azurite
Azurite.
 

21TLX13: A novelty at the Sainte Marie Virtual 2021 Show.
Bundles of elongated and terminated Azurite crystals that are transparent, with great luster and a very vivid blue color reminiscent of the "electric blue" of the best specimens from Milpillas.
This specimen, in a matrix with Quartz and small remnants of Malachite, comes from finds made in 2021 in the Tazalarht area.
Tazalarht mining area, Taroudant Province, Souss-Massa Region  Morocco (2021)

Specimen size: 3.6 × 2.7 × 2.1 cm = 1.42” × 1.06” × 0.83”

Main crystal size: 0.8 × 0.3 cm = 0.31” × 0.12”

Express Specimen
Malachite
 

21TZX46: A novelty at the Sainte Marie 2021 Virtual Show.
Coatings of deep green primary Malachite crystals with irregular but distinguishable shapes, with a second generation of centered growths of fine acicular crystals with a silky luster and very vivid color. On limonite matrix.
The specimen comes from recent finds in the Tazalarht area.
Tazalarht mining area, Taroudant Province, Souss-Massa Region  Morocco (2021)

Specimen size: 7.1 × 6.2 × 2.9 cm = 2.80” × 2.44” × 1.14”

Express Specimen
Malachite. Front
Front
Malachite. Detail
Detail
Prehnite
Prehnite.
 

2M76: Spheroidal aggregates of crystals with good terminations, a light green color and good luster, on matrix with some small Quartz crystal. It is currently difficult to obtain good specimens from this mine, as it is now abandoned.
Jebel Melh, Bou Arfa, Figuig Province, Oriental Region  Morocco

Specimen size: 8.5 × 5.5 × 3.0 cm = 3.35” × 2.17” × 1.18”

Photo: Joaquim Callén

minID: AF2-0XG
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Madagascar

Calcite (twinned)
 

16TP56: A common species like Calcite is not usually world class, but in this case we observe a group of crystals from the August 2004 discovery in Madagascar, formed by an attractive aggregate, in which the sharpness of the crystals, their color and luster, and especially the appearance of extraordinarily unusual twins, formed by the interpenetration of two rhombohedra, are outstanding.
Basalt Quarry, Ambariomiambana, Sambava District, Sava Region  Madagascar (08/2004)

Specimen size: 3.5 × 3.1 × 2.5 cm = 1.38” × 1.22” × 0.98”

Express Specimen
Calcite (twinned). Front
Front
Calcite (twinned). Rear
Rear

South Africa

Malachite
Malachite.
 

22TBR13: Botryoidal aggregate of Malachite, with one of the spheres clearly dominant and of a deep green tone, with remnants of the surrounding concretion that is distinguished by lighter greenish hues. The specimen is from a known African locality, but one from which such fine quality specimens are rare.
It comes from the old collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon and once had a handwritten label attached that due to the passage of time was already illegible, so it has been removed from the specimen.
Okiep Copper District, Namakwa District Municipality, Northern Cape  South Africa

Specimen size: 3.8 × 2.9 × 2.3 cm = 1.50” × 1.14” × 0.91”

Former collection of Robert-Auguste Touchon
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Namibia

Duftite, Malachite
Duftite, Malachite  

20CMP14: Globular Duftite aggregates with a uniform pistachio-green color, partially covering a rock matrix, along with scattered spherical aggregates of grass-green malachite. The Tsumeb mine –the origin of this piece- is the type locality (TL) for Duftite.
The specimen comes from the former collection (duplicates) of Carles Curto (number 1982.19), whose label and computer file we will send to the buyer.
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region  Namibia

Specimen size: 3.3 × 3.3 × 1.9 cm = 1.30” × 1.30” × 0.75”

Type locality
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Duftite, Malachite.
Cerussite
Cerussite.
 

11AF11: Partially doubly terminated crystal of Cerussite, twinned, with well defined faces and edges and slightly transparent. The specimen comes from a world famous locality, the Tsumeb mine, which exploited several metals, including copper, lead, zinc, silver, germanium and cadmium.
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region  Namibia

Specimen size: 2.6 × 1.7 × 1.4 cm = 1.02” × 0.67” × 0.55”

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Zambia

Tarbuttite
 

11EB11: Very fine tabular crystals of Tarbuttite, a rare zinc hydroxy-phosphate, on a limonite matrix. It has a greenish coloration with light and bright tones. The specimen comes from the type locality for this species. The Kabwe mine, now closed, processed lead, zinc and silver ores.
Kabwe Mine (Broken Hill Mine), Kabwe (Kabwe-Ka Mukuba), Kabwe District, Central Province  Zambia (07/1976)

Specimen size: 3.7 × 3.2 × 1.4 cm = 1.46” × 1.26” × 0.55”

Type locality
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Tarbuttite.

Argentina

Hematite after Magnetite (variety martite)
Hematite after Magnetite (variety martite). Previous face
Previous face
Hematite after Magnetite (variety martite). Back face
Back face
Hematite after Magnetite (variety martite). Back face detail
Back face detail
 

1E14: Aggregate of Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite crystals, with sharp octahedral shape and almost completely coated by small lenticular recrystallized Hematites.
Payún Matru Volcano, Malargüe, Malargüe Department, Mendoza Province  Argentina (2008)

Specimen size: 6.4 × 5.1 × 2.3 cm = 2.52” × 2.01” × 0.91”

Main crystal size: 3.3 × 2.0 cm = 1.30” × 0.79”


minID: 4P9-QWW
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Bolivia

Cylindrite
Cylindrite  

20CBX66: Aggregate of fine Cylindrite crystals in parallel groups of silvery grey color and metallic luster. This deposit exploits veins of tin, lead and silver, and is the type locality (TL) for this specie.
The specimen comes from the former collection (duplicates) of Carles Curto (number 1984.37), whose label and computer file we will send to the buyer.
Trinacria Mine, Callipampa, Poopó Province, Oruro Department  Bolivia

Specimen size: 3.5 × 3.4 × 2.2 cm = 1.38” × 1.34” × 0.87”

Main crystal size: 1.6 × 0.1 cm = 0.63” × 0.04”

Type locality
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Cylindrite.

Peru

Quartz (variety rose quartz)
Quartz (variety rose quartz).
 

18EMB13: Peculiar polycrystalline growths and crystal rosettes of translucent, lustrous Quartz in a rock matrix corresponding to a volcanic tuff. The intense pink color is its natural intrinsic color, not due to inclusions of iron oxides. The precise name of the mine is not yet known, but it will surely become known in future.
Huancayo Province, Junín Department  Peru (2020)

Specimen size: 4.6 × 3.7 × 1.7 cm = 1.81” × 1.46” × 0.67”

Express Specimen
Quartz (variety rose quartz)
 

18EGP12: Peculiar polycrystalline growths and crystal rosettes of translucent, lustrous Quartz in a rock matrix corresponding to a volcanic tuff. The intense pink color is its natural intrinsic color, not due to inclusions of iron oxides. The precise name of the mine is not yet known, but it will surely become known in future.
Huancayo Province, Junín Department  Peru (2020)

Specimen size: 5.6 × 3.5 × 3.3 cm = 2.20” × 1.38” × 1.30”

Express Specimen
Quartz (variety rose quartz).
Calcite epitactic Rhodochrosite, Sphalerite, Pyrite
Calcite epitactic Rhodochrosite, Sphalerite, Pyrite. Calcite epitactic Rhodochrosite, Sphalerite, Pyrite.
 

11TP46: Rich group of Calcite crystals in epitactic growth on Rhodochrosite. The rhodochrosite acted as a substrate which controlled the shapes and orientations of the younger Calcite crystals. The specimen is completed by crystals of Sphalerite which form the matrix, and tiny crystals of Pyrite sprinkled between the white Calcite crystals.
Quiruvilca Mine (La Libertad Mine), Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department  Peru (01-02/2016)

Specimen size: 6.8 × 4.2 × 4.5 cm = 2.68” × 1.65” × 1.77”

Main crystal size: 0.5 × 0.2 cm = 0.20” × 0.08”

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China

Aurichalcite, Chalcopyrite
 

22MMB16: Botryoidal and spheroidal growths of light bluish green Aurichalcite, on a matrix formed by a multitude of sharp Dolomite crystals with brown tones, and Quartz crystals, with trapezohedral and interpenetrating crystals of Chalcopyrite with an external patina of oxides, from a deposit that produces gold, silver and lead.
Dongchuan District, Kunming Prefecture, Yunnan Province  China (06/2022)

Specimen size: 3.5 × 3.4 × 1.3 cm = 1.38” × 1.34” × 0.51”

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Aurichalcite, Chalcopyrite. Front
Front
Aurichalcite, Chalcopyrite. Detail
Detail
Fluorite, Dolomite
Fluorite, Dolomite. Front
Front
Fluorite, Dolomite. Side
Side
 

22MRA11: Floater piece formed by a pair of Fluorite crystals, one of them clearly dominant, purple around the edges and more bluish towards the faces with marked roughness, which gives it a peculiar appearance with small remains of Dolomite crystals.
From a polymetallic tin deposit.
Dachang District, Nandan, Hechi Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region  China (10/2022)

Specimen size: 5.7 × 3.7 × 3.3 cm = 2.24” × 1.46” × 1.30”

Main crystal size: 3.8 × 3.2 cm = 1.50” × 1.26”

Express Specimen
Fluorite, Quartz, Pyrite
 

20TRX66: Hemispherical druse formed of a group of interpenetrating Fluorite crystals with well defined faces and edges and a deep blue color, almost mauve, with semi-transparent crystals that show color zoning, and with reddish inclusions in some of them. Small scattered crystals of Quartz and Pyrite dot the piece.
Comes from a mine that exploits tungsten and tin, hosted in quartz veins.
Piaotang Mine, Dayu, Ganzhou Prefecture, Jiangxi Province  China (03/2022)

Specimen size: 5.6 × 4.7 × 2.9 cm = 2.20” × 1.85” × 1.14”

Main crystal size: 1.3 × 1.1 cm = 0.51” × 0.43”

Express Specimen
Fluorite, Quartz, Pyrite. Front
Front
Fluorite, Quartz, Pyrite. Detail
Detail
Fluorite, Quartz
Fluorite, Quartz. Front
Front
Fluorite, Quartz. Detail
Detail
 

17GDX47: Rounded druse of Quartz crystals without development of the prism, with a snow-white color, on which Fluorite crystals of cubic morphology have been deposited. Translucent, with polycrystalline growths on the faces and edges showing a geometric color zoning with greenish cores and deep lilac edges. Comes from a mine that has provided excellent specimens of Fluorite worldwide.
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province  China (±2006)

Specimen size: 13.3 × 12.5 × 4.2 cm = 5.24” × 4.92” × 1.65”

Main crystal size: 1.9 × 1.7 cm = 0.75” × 0.67”

Express Specimen
Malachite
 

11TGH6: Botryoidal growth of very aesthetic shapes, with bands of different shades of green and an intense silky luster, which gives it a peculiar 'chatoyant' appearance.
Shilu Mine, Yangchun, Yangjiang Prefecture, Guangdong Province  China (±1995)

Specimen size: 4.5 × 3.1 × 3.0 cm = 1.77” × 1.22” × 1.18”

Photos: Joaquim Callén
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Malachite. Malachite.
Malachite
Malachite. Front
Front
Malachite. Rear
Rear
 

11TGJ16: Botryoidal growth of very aesthetic shapes, with bands of different shades of green and an intense silky luster, which gives it a peculiar 'chatoyant' appearance.
Shilu Mine, Yangchun, Yangjiang Prefecture, Guangdong Province  China (±1995)

Specimen size: 6.2 × 4.3 × 3.6 cm = 2.44” × 1.69” × 1.42”

Photos: Joaquim Callén
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Malachite
 

11TGK64: Botryoidal growth of very aesthetic shapes, with bands of different shades of green and an intense silky luster, which gives it a peculiar 'chatoyant' appearance.
Shilu Mine, Yangchun, Yangjiang Prefecture, Guangdong Province  China (±1995)

Specimen size: 5.1 × 4.3 × 2.4 cm = 2.01” × 1.69” × 0.94”

Photos: Joaquim Callén
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Malachite. Front
Front
Malachite. Rear
Rear
Babingtonite, Quartz
Babingtonite, Quartz. Babingtonite, Quartz.
 

9MJ47: Group of Quartz crystals, the largest of them doubly terminated, with transparent terminations, among which Babingtonite crystals have grown with well-defined black faces and edges, with a good luster. The group with the two largest Quartz crystals has grown on a spheroidal Prehnite crystal, with a pale green color that gives subtlety to the whole piece. This type of specimen appears in cavities in basalt that covers a large part of the provinces of Sichuan and Yunnan, in China.
Babingtonite occurrences, Qiaojia, Zhaotong Prefecture, Yunnan Province  China (2005)

Specimen size: 4.8 × 3.4 × 3.7 cm = 1.89” × 1.34” × 1.46”

Main crystal size: 3.1 × 0.9 cm = 1.22” × 0.35”

Express Specimen

Pakistan

Doubly terminated Epidote
 

23NNB87: Floater group of equant crystals of deep pistachio-green Epidote with an unusual pseudo-octahedral habit, and truncated on the faces of the smoother and shinier pinacoid.
The specimen comes from the collection of Miguel David Martínez (number 1048) whose label we will send to the buyer.
Maldin Koh, Maldin, Ras Koh Mountains, Kharan District, Balochistan (Baluchistan)  Pakistan (2011)

Specimen size: 7.6 × 7.5 × 5.5 cm = 2.99” × 2.95” × 2.17”

Main crystal size: 6.2 × 5.6 cm = 2.44” × 2.20”

Former collection of Miguel David Martínez
Express Specimen
Doubly terminated Epidote. Front
Front
Doubly terminated Epidote. Rear
Rear
Brucite, Dypingite
Brucite, Dypingite.
 

18NT76: Botryoidal aggregates, with visible crystal forms, something not very common for the species, and with remnants of matrix. Apart from the excellent luster, the unusual quality and intensity of the uniform lemon-yellow color stands out. Partially covered by transparent whitish crystals of Dypingite. Geologically, both species are found in peridotites as the product of serpentinization in a regional ophiolite complex.
The Dypingite and the Brucite has been analyzed and we will send a copy of the analysis to the buyer
Killa Saifullah District, Balochistan (Baluchistan)  Pakistan (2016)

Specimen size: 3.7 × 3.4 × 1.0 cm = 1.46” × 1.34” × 0.39”

With analysis copy
Express Specimen
Brucite, Dypingite
 

18NK46: Botryoidal aggregate of Brucite, with small traces of matrix and visible crystal forms, which is unusual for the species. Apart from the excellent luster, the unusual quality and intensity of the uniform lemon-yellow color stands out. Partially covered by transparent whitish crystals of Dypingite. Geologically, both species are found in peridotites as the product of serpentinization in a regional ophiolite complex.
The Dypingite and the Brucite has been analyzed and we will send a copy of the analysis to the buyer.
Killa Saifullah District, Balochistan (Baluchistan)  Pakistan (2016)

Specimen size: 3.4 × 2.7 × 1.4 cm = 1.34” × 1.06” × 0.55”

With analysis copy
Express Specimen
Brucite, Dypingite.
Brucite
Brucite.
 

9NE66: Botryoidal aggregates of a uniform yellow color and with visible crystals, something not very common for the species. With remnants of matrix.
Killa Saifullah District, Balochistan (Baluchistan)  Pakistan (2016)

Specimen size: 4.8 × 3.0 × 1.0  cm = 1.89” × 1.18” × 0.39”

Photo: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen

India

Powellite, Fluorapophyllite-(K)
 

3M47: Very sharp bipyramidal Powellite crystals in parallel growth, translucent with a cream color. They are on a basalt matrix with doubly terminated white Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Nashik District (Nasik), Maharashtra  India

Specimen size: 10.1 × 5.0 × 9.1 cm = 3.98” × 1.97” × 3.58”

Main crystal size: 1.0 × 1.3 cm = 0.39” × 0.51”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: DNJ-YJ1
Express Specimen
Powellite, Fluorapophyllite-(K). Powellite, Fluorapophyllite-(K).

New Oldies

After more than 23 years offering minerals on the Fabre Minerals website some of them have been somewhat forgotten after so many updates. That is why, starting with this section, we intend to rescue some specimens, with an improved image, an updated descriptive text, and at a very competitive price. These "oldies" in the Internet age deserve a review and perhaps even to become part of our collections.

Quartz (variety smoky) with inclusions and Chlorite
Quartz (variety smoky) with inclusions and Chlorite. Quartz (variety smoky) with inclusions and Chlorite.
 

9TN37N4: Floater group of crystals, all them doubly terminated, bright, with very well defined faces and edges and very rich in Chlorite inclusions. Highlight the large number of inclusions of an unknown nature. For specialized collectors in minerals rich in inclusions.
Diamantina, Jequitinhonha, Minas Gerais  Brazil (2007)

Specimen size: 8.4 × 6.4 × 4.2 cm = 3.31”

Main crystal size: 7.1 × 2,0 cm = 2.80”


minID: 3AM-KH2
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety smoky)
 

9MC14F5: One can see different crystals that have grown in various directions. To me it looks like it is the very complex crystallization that gives the specimen so many faces, which means that any movement creates numerous reflections. It is a very original floater with zones of smoky color and multi-colored reflection from its interior. For Quartz specialists.
Sâo Geraldo do Baixio, Governador Valadares, Vale do Rio Doce, Minas Gerais  Brazil (09/2002)

Specimen size: 9.0 × 7.0 × 5.0 cm = 3.54” × 2.76” × 1.97”

Main crystal size: 4.5 × 3.0 cm = 1.77” × 1.18”

Express Specimen
Quartz (variety smoky). Quartz (variety smoky).
Doubly terminated Beryl (variety aquamarine)
Doubly terminated Beryl (variety aquamarine). Front
Front
Doubly terminated Beryl (variety aquamarine). Rear
Rear
Doubly terminated Beryl (variety aquamarine). Top
Top
 

6TC27K9: Two doubly terminated crystals in parallel growth, light blue in color. Both retain their terminations, partially perforated by dissolution channels that pass through both crystals as far as their mid-sections.
Medina, Minas Gerais  Brazil

Specimen size: 8.4 × 1.8 × 1.1 cm = 3.31”


minID: 7LT-K2R
Express Specimen
Sphalerite, Galena, Dolomite
 

9N96EK0: Group of very sharp, twinned crystals of excellent honey color and luster on a matrix very rich in Galena and Dolomite. Due to the appearance and the association with Galena it looks different that the usual specimens from Áliva, but it is really from there
Áliva Mine (Las Mánforas Mine), Áliva mining area, Camaleño, Comarca Liébana, Cantabria  Spain

Specimen size: 9.4 × 6.6 × 4.6 cm = 3.70”

Main crystal size: 0.5 × 0.5 cm = 0.20”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: X9G-3L7
Express Specimen
Sphalerite, Galena, Dolomite. Sphalerite, Galena, Dolomite.
Sceptered Quartz (variety amethyst) on Quartz (variety smoky)
Sceptered Quartz (variety amethyst) on Quartz (variety smoky). Sceptered Quartz (variety amethyst) on Quartz (variety smoky).
 

8NE90W4: Scepter growth partially doubly terminated, bright, between transparent and translucent and with a very deep violet color. On smoky Quartz matrix.
Mas Sever Quarry, Massabè (Mas Ceber), Sils, Comarca La Selva, Gerona / Girona, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain (04/2005)

Specimen size: 6.5 × 4.6 × 4 cm = 2.56”

Express Specimen
Quartz (variety amethyst), Quartz (variety smoky), Microcline

Fluorescent light (daylight)
 

9MY17Q1: Very esthetic Group, with parallel growths and very deep color especially concentrated on the zones near the edges. This type of pieces, in this deposit, correspond in origin to myarolytic cavities, so small cavities within a granitic rock where pneumatolytic minerals has developed, Quartz in this case.
Soliva Quarry (AVE Quarry works), Can Sala, Riudarenes, Comarca La Selva, Gerona / Girona, Catalonia / Catalunya  Spain (2005)

Specimen size: 10.5 × 7.0 × 4.0 cm = 4.13”

Main crystal size: 3.7 × 2.4 cm = 1.46”


minID: LWT-HQP
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety amethyst), Quartz (variety smoky), Microcline. Quartz (variety amethyst), Quartz (variety smoky), Microcline.
Fluorite, Muscovite, Quartz, Arsenopyrite
Fluorite, Muscovite, Quartz, Arsenopyrite. Fluorite, Muscovite, Quartz, Arsenopyrite.

Fluorescent light (daylight)
 

5MG68T1: Group of crystals formed by dominant cube faces, beveled by the rhombododecahedron and truncated by the octahedron, poorly defined, with rough faces and curvatures. In matrix, cut on the back to give balance to the unit. With Muscovite, white Quartz and small Arsenopyrite crystals. A mine that has produced excellent world-class examples of Fluorite.
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province  China (10/2006)

Specimen size: 12.6 × 8.8 × 4.6 cm = 4.96”

Main crystal size: 2.8 × 2.2 cm = 1.10”

Fluorescent long UV & minor fluorescence short UV

Former Jan Buma collection. Number 070302

minID: HX5-WXY
Express Specimen
Datolite, Quartz
 

8AA150V2: Group of transparent crystals of Datolite with very well defined faces and edges, with extraordinary luster and transparency, light green color with slightly bluish reflections. They are on a matrix of white crystals of Quartz, some of them doubly terminated.
Bor Pit, Dalnegorsk B deposit, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai  Russia (2001)

Specimen size: 5.5 × 4.3 × 3.5 cm = 2.17”

Main crystal size: 1.7 × 1.6 cm = 0.67”

Former collection of Josep Amigó (Silvane)

minID: G97-4XL
Express Specimen
Datolite, Quartz. Datolite, Quartz.
Datolite, Quartz
Datolite, Quartz. Front
Front
Datolite, Quartz. Side
Side
 

8TA140W4: Partially doubly terminated short prismatic crystal of Datolite, bright and with a clear green color and fine striations, perpendicular to the main axis due to the geometrical insertion of completely flat crystals of smoky Quartz, also present as well developed small and doubly terminated crystals.
Bor Pit, Dalnegorsk B deposit, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai  Russia

Specimen size: 5.8 × 4.4 × 3.9 cm = 2.28”

Very fluorescent long & short UV
Express Specimen
Quartz
 

9EF26R9: Group of translucent crystals of Quartz. They are slightly spindled and most of them are doubly terminated, and they have inclusions which clearly define phantoms. The terminations of the crystals present greater transparency.
Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai  Russia (±1990)

Specimen size: 8.1 × 6.2 × 2.9 cm = 3.19”

Main crystal size: 6.0 × 1.1 cm = 2.36”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: J5N-65A
Express Specimen
Quartz. Quartz.
Epidote
Epidote. Epidote.
 

9EA86S9: Group of crystals, of pistachio green color, with very simple forms but with a very uncommon habit, the predominance of a very well developed frontal pinacoid that results in the crystal being really smooth. The crystals are bright and deep green, almost black. This specimen was a novelty at Sainte Marie-aux-Mines 2011.
Maldin Koh, Maldin, Ras Koh Mountains, Kharan District, Balochistan (Baluchistan)  Pakistan (2011)

Specimen size: 5.2 × 4.9 × 3.0 cm = 2.05”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: JT2-84U
Express Specimen
Epidote
 

9EF87T2: Floater group of pistachio green color but with a very unusual habit, pseudo-octahedral, and with a feebly developed frontal pinacoid. The crystals are thick for the species. This specimen was a novelty at Sainte Marie-aux-Mines 2011.
Maldin Koh, Maldin, Ras Koh Mountains, Kharan District, Balochistan (Baluchistan)  Pakistan (2011)

Specimen size: 9.6 × 6.4 × 6.4 cm = 3.78”

Main crystal size: 5.5 × 4.6 cm = 2.17”

Photos: Joaquim Callén
Express Specimen
Epidote. Epidote.
Azurite
Azurite. Azurite.
 

9NH46P2: Group of complex doubly terminated crystals formed by polycrystalline parallel groups deeply blue color. The group is on rock sandstone matrix. This type's specimen are found in a specific stratigraphic level of little development, among other strata formed by dolomitized rocks.
Kerrouchen, Khénifra Province, Beni Mellal-Khenifra Region  Morocco (2007)

Specimen size: 6.0 × 4.0 × 2.8 cm = 2.36”

Main crystal size: 6.0 × 3.1 cm = 2.36”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: 5KV-HR5
Express Specimen
Silver
 

9TZ89Q0: A scultural growth, very aerial and esthetic, of microcrystals with skeletal forms, on matrix. The piece is from an old find in Imiter, probably around the decade of the 90’s and unusual as the habitual has a crystalline aspect. A Silver mine with epithermal origin.
Imiter Mine, Jebel Saghro, Imiter District, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (±1990)

Specimen size: 6.8 × 5.5 × 2.9 cm = 2.68”

Main crystal size: 3.7 × 2.2 cm = 1.46”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: K3R-MPN
Express Specimen
Silver. Silver.
Acanthite, Pyrite, Calcite
Acanthite, Pyrite, Calcite. Acanthite, Pyrite, Calcite.
Acanthite, Pyrite, Calcite.
 

9EF89L9: A novelty from the Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines Mineral Show 2008. Uniaxial and parallel growth of octahedral Acanthite pseudomorphous after Argentite crystals. With very well defined faces and edges, these specimens have an exceptional luster, much better than other Acanthite specimens from Imiter we have seen before. On the back side of the sample one can see small Pyrite and Calcite crystals. Imiter mine is an epithermal deposit of Neoproterozoic Ag-Hg included in black pelites.
Imiter Mine, Jebel Saghro, Imiter District, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (12/2007)

Specimen size: 4 × 4 × 2.5 cm = 1.57”

Main crystal size:  2.5 × 2 cm = 0.98”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

minID: C8A-4WR
Express Specimen
Calcite
 

9TA66Q0: Very aerial polycrystalline botryoidal growths with white, slightly pinkish, color, on Limonite matrix. This mine has contributed with 72 type locality (TL) species to the mineralogy.
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region  Namibia

Specimen size: 4.7 × 2.9 × 2.2 cm = 1.85”

Photos: Joaquim Callén

Very fluorescent long & short UV

minID: KF2-T9E
Express Specimen
Calcite. Calcite.
Elbaite
Elbaite. Front
Front
Elbaite. Rear
Rear
 

8TG175W4: Floater and complete crystal that has an excellent flat termination, with small faces of the rhombohedron and, on the opposite end, a polycrystalline growth with acute rhombohedral terminations. The color zoning, typical for the locality, is very well marked, with a green cap and pinkish-red shades in the body of the crystal.
Himalaya Mine, Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California  USA

Specimen size: 2.2 × 2.0 × 2.0 cm = 0.87”


minID: UPL-8QY
Express Specimen
Quartz
 

8EQ89V2: Group of three large translucent crystals with split growths showing smaller crystals, a lot of them doubly terminated, transparent, very bright and practically colorless. The locality, a great European classic, hasn’t supplied collector’s specimens since long ago. The Banská Štiavnica ore district is in the central Slovakia zone of Neogene Volcanic Field.
Banská Štiavnica (Schemnitz), Banská Štiavnica District, Banská Bystrica Region  Slovak Republic (05/2011)

Specimen size: 15.5 × 8.5 × 9.0  cm = 6.10”

Main crystal size: 14.0 × 4.5 cm = 5.51”


minID:  QX5-GMD
Express Specimen
Quartz. Front
Front
Quartz. Side
Side
Quartz. Detail
Detail
Doubly terminated Calcite with inclusions
Doubly terminated Calcite with inclusions. Front
Front
Doubly terminated Calcite with inclusions. Top
Top
 

8TF130Y4: Doubly terminated crystal, on matrix, with very complex forms. It is bright and transparent and shows a phantom growth in its central zone.
Pune District (Poonah District), Maharashtra  India

Specimen size: 4.3 × 4.1 × 3.2 cm = 1.69”


minID: JX6-YQW
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety amethyst) after Calcite with Hematite
 

6TP58L7: Large lenticular Calcite crystal, partially dissolved, covered and replaced almost entirely by Quartz crystals (variety amethyst), with dark inclusions of probably Hematite, on the edges of the Calcite. Different.
Santiño Quarry, Tres Cerros de Santiño area, Artigas Department  Uruguay (2006)

Specimen size: 16.8 × 8.9 × 1.8 cm = 6.61”

Main crystal size: 1.6 × 1.5 cm = 0.63”


minID: 056-TQ9
Express Specimen
Quartz (variety amethyst) after Calcite with Hematite. Front
Front
Quartz (variety amethyst) after Calcite with Hematite. Rear
Rear
Quartz (variety amethyst) after Calcite with Hematite. Bottom
Bottom
Chrysocolla after Boleite
Chrysocolla after Boleite. Chrysocolla after Boleite.
 

8TA90V1: Aggregate on matrix of Chrysocolla pseudomorphs after small crystals of Boleite and also forming concretions and botryoidal growths. This rare pseudomorph was discovered a few years ago in an area near Amelia (not in the mine itself), but until the end of 2010 new samples had not been recovered.
Manto 3, Santa Rosalía (El Boleo), Boleo District, Municipio Mulegé, Baja California Sur  Mexico (10-12/2010)

Specimen size: 5.7 × 4 × 3.4 cm = 2.24”

Main crystal size: 0.6 × 0.6 cm = 0.24”


minID: 6R6-EQW
Express Specimen
Calcite
 

5FT86: Two generations of Calcite. The first generation is stalactitic Calcite, while in the second generation the Calcite takes the more classic crystalline form for the locality. Crystals of both generations have good luster, and both appear partially colored by brown iron oxides. A very decorative piece originating in the Cretaceous carbonate strata of the Sierra de Santa Eulalia.
Santa Eulalia District, Municipio Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua  Mexico (1988)

Specimen size: 13.5 × 9 × 7.8 cm = 5.31”

Former Martin Oliete collection. Number 320

minID: 88M-FC1
Express Specimen
Calcite. Calcite.
Adamite
Adamite. Adamite.
 

5TD76M9: Cascading globular growths and well individualized crystals, of yellow color and intense brilliance, that contrast with the ocher limonite matrix. Adamite is a secondary mineral found in zinc deposits that also contain arsenic minerals.
Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio Mapimí, Durango  Mexico

Specimen size: 9.2 × 7 × 3.9 cm = 3.62”

Main crystal size: 0.4 × 0.1 cm = 0.16”

Fluorescent long & short UV

minID: 842-LT5
Express Specimen


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