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                                                                                                                                             Pyromorphite

JC9035.  Pyromorphite.  Mexico mine (Barstow's cut), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, United Kingdom.  5 x 7 cm  152g.  $100.00.   A solid mass of crystals, with some damage all the way around.  I photographed all sides here.  Not many of these around anymore, especially as rich as this specimen.     ON HOLD
JC9035.  Another view. 
JC9035.  Another view.  
JC9032.  Pyromorphite.  Locality uncertain.  Label says Bad Ems, but it is not Bad Ems.  Possibly Les Farges? or Schletzenburg?    3 x 6.5 cm  39g.  $40.00.   This was in the same flat as the French pyromorphite, and the label says Bad Ems...however Schletzenburg produced almost identical specimens like this, so Bad Ems is wrong.   
JC8691.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping mine, Gongcheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.   5 x 7 cm  122g.  $150.00.  Flattish plate of forest green crystals with paler tips.  Classic material from the big finds of several years ago.    ON HOLD
JC8658.   Pyromorphite, quartz.  Pribram, Bohemia, Czech republic.  5.5 x 8 cm  349g.  $200.00.   Bright green crystals on drusy quartz matrix.  Ex Eliot Millspaugh collection, purchased in 1941.  Ex Paterson Museum collection, 1-9-64.  
JC8658.   A close up view.  
JC8375.  Pyromorphite.  Beim Stollen mine, Tanzfleck, Freihung, Grafenwohr, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany.  5.7 x 9 cm  125g.  $250.00.  Drusy crystals coating a sandstone matrix.  Pretty much clean of damage.  Collected in 1950.  Ex Crowley coll. #1598.   Hard to get nice cabinet sized, undamaged specimens from this old mine.
JC8375.  A close up view. 
JC7809.  Pyromorphite.   Rosenberg mine, Bad Ems, Bad Ems District, Lahn valley, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.   1.7 x 3.7 cm  15g.  $100.00.   Nice miniature. 
JC7809.   Another view.  
JC7501.  Pyromorphite.   Feldberg, Black Forest (Schwarzwald), Baden-Württemberg, Germany.   5 x 6.5 cm  82g.   $35.00.   bright green microcrystals partially coating matrix.   Rare locality.  
JC7345.   Pyromorphite.  Wheatley mine, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.  6.5 x 7 cm  192g.  $65.00.   Somewhat dull, green crystals coating oxidized quartz.   Crystals average 1-2mm in size.  Some rubbing in two areas.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC7344.   Pyromorphite, quartz.  Stribro (Mies), Bohemia, Czech republic.  6 x 8 cm  269g.  $250.00.  A rare oldie from Stribro.  Large drusy quartz crystals coated with brown pyromorphite crystals.  Some of the pyromorphite is in ball like groups.  There are several damaged areas visible in the photos.  These are rarely offered up for sale.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC7344.   Another view.  
JC7217.  Pyromorphite.  Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland.  3.5 x 6 cm  38g.  $20.00.   Light green to yellow green microcrystals coat both sides of this quartz matrix specimen.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC7217.  Backside. 
JC7126.  Pyromorphite.  Jeanette mine, Kransberg, Usingen, Taunus, Hesse, Germany.  6.5 x 7.5 cm  339g.  $150.00.  A nearly solid mass of lime green crystals from this old mine, which has been closed for many years.  Luster varies from somewhat dull to satiny.  This appears to be a specimen collected from the dumps, as there is some wear and tear of the crystals in the front of the specimen.  It is very hard to get specimens of this size any more.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC7126.  Reverse. 
JC7123.   Pyromorphite.  Little Giant mine, Mullan, Coeur d'Alene district, Shoshone county, Idaho.  4 x 7.5 cm  60g.  $45.00.   Collected in 1971 or 1972      ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.   ON HOLD
JC7123.  More of a vertical view. 
JC7122.   Pyromorphite.  Little Giant mine, Mullan, Coeur d'Alene district, Shoshone county, Idaho.   5 x 6.5 cm  119g.  $55.00.    Typical crystals for this locality.    Collected in 1971 or 1972 
JC7120.  Pyromorphite.  Little Giant mine, Mullan, Coeur d'Alene district, Shoshone county, Idaho.  3.5 x 9 cm  99g.  $75.00.   A damage free coating of crystals I collected back in 1971.  
JC7120.  More of a side view. 
JC7036.    Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  7 x 11 cm  361g.  $125.00.   This specimen reminds of the pyromorphites from San Salvy in France.  Thin acicular sprays of lime green crystals on a rusty quartz matrix.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC7036.   Another view
JC7036.    Close up view of the crystals. 
JC7036.  Another close up view.  
JC7030.    Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  6 x 10.5 cm  171g.  $125.00.  Slightly olive green to forest green crystals on rock matrix.   Somewhat different style from this mine, which has produced an amazing variety of pyromorphite specimens.      ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6746.   Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  5.5 x 8 cm  106g.  $100.00.  Pale green crystals with satiny luster.  The white crystals are small, satiny luster cerussite crystals.       ON SALE, TAKE 40% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6746.  A close up view. 
JC6728.    Pyromorphite.  Little Giant mine, nr. Mullan, Coeur d'Alene district, Shoshone county, Idaho.  4 x 6 cm 40g.  $20.00.      From the 1972 collecting effort.  Typical slightly grayish green crystals coating the metamorphic rock.  Some goethite staining gives the dark background for the crystals.   This one is from a very tight seam, and the crystals are a bit flattened in places where they were in contact with the other side of the seam.   Sawn back.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6727.    Pyromorphite.  Little Giant mine, nr. Mullan, Coeur d'Alene district, Shoshone county, Idaho.   4 x 8 cm  113g.  $50.00.   From the 1972 collecting effort.  Typical slightly grayish green crystals coating the metamorphic rock.  Some goethite staining gives the dark background for the crystals.   Sawn back.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6726.  Pyromorphite.  Little Giant mine, nr. Mullan, Coeur d'Alene district, Shoshone county, Idaho.   7 x 11.5 cm  514g.  $100.00.    From the 1972 collecting effort.  Typical slightly grayish green crystals very typical of this locality, and quite distinctive for it.   Sawn back.  Displays nicely.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6726.  A closer view.
JC6726.   Closer view yet. 
JC6700.  Pyromorphite.  New Chester County mine, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.   5 x 11 cm  276g.  $48.00.   Slightly yellowish green crystals of small size coating a quartzose matrix.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6700.  A closer view. 
JC6693.  Pyromorphite, malachite, cerussite.  Brown's prospect, Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia.   8.5 x 11.5 cm  481g.  $125.00   Botryoidal pyromorphite, with crudely formed crystal faces with botryoidal emerald green malachite and scattered white cerussite crystals.  Most of the cerussite crystals have some damage.   Four views are shown.     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6693.  A closer view of the lower right area.
JC6693.  A different view.
JC6693.  Close up of the top area showing the nearly botryoidal pyromorphite with the small cerussite crystals and the patches of malachite.  
JC6692.  Pyromorphite.  Hofsgrund mine, Schauinsland district, Baden-Wurtemberg, Germany.   5 x 7 cm  69g.   $125.00.  Probably an old timer.  Lime green crystals on a boxwork of quartz.         ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6692.  A closer view of the crystals. 
JC6692.  Another view.  
JC6691.  Pyromorphite.  San Salvy, Tarn, Mid-Pyrenees, France.  4 x 8 cm  95g.  $175.00.   Ball like tufts of green, with a hint of lime green, crystals scattered across the face of the specimen.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6691.  A closer view.
JC6691.  A close up view.
JC6691.  Another close up view. 
JC6687.  Pyromorphite.  Grube Jeanette, Kransberg, Usingen, Taunas, Hesse, Germany.   4 x 6 cm  976g.  $25.00.   Lime green, botryoids (campylite like) on white matrix.  The botryoids are somewhat crude.  
JC6687.  Another view.
JC6687.  Another view. 
JC6447.  Pyromorphite, malachite.  Brown's open pit, "The Pizza Pocket", Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia.  5.5 x 7 cm  99g.   $450.00.    Olive with a hint of lime green colored crystals on green malachite.  Pizza Pocket was named for the layered effect the specimens had, with horizontal openings in the pit wall; this pocket tended to have a lot of flat plates of crystals.   This one is a little more botryoidal, giving it a 3 dimensional effect.  No damage
JC6447.  Another view.
JC6447.  Reverse
JC6446.  Pyromorphite, malachite.  Brown's open pit, "Pizza Pocket", Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia.   5.5 x 7.5 cm   210g.  $500.00.   Olive with a hint of lime green colored crystals on green malachite.  Pizza Pocket was named for the layered effect the specimens had, with horizontal openings in the pit wall; this pocket tended to have a lot of flat plates of crystals.   This one is a little more botryoidal, giving it a 3 dimensional effect.   No damage
JC6446.  A closer view
JC6446.  Reverse.
JC6290.  Pyromorphite.  Friedrichsagen mine, Bad Ems, Germany.   4.5 x 5.5 cm  68g.  $150.00.   Brown crystals typical for this mine, on a dark matrix of smaller crystals and unknown dark material.    Not fluorescent     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6131.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  3.0 x 3.8 cm  17g.  $35.00
JC6129.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  2.9 x 3.8 cm  22g.  $35.00.  
JC6120.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.   3.5 x 4.2 cm   34g.   $25.00.    On crude quartz crystals. 
JC6118.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  3.9 x 5.0 cm  57g.  $38.00.   On quartz. 
JC6117.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  4.5 x 4.9 cm  73g.  $38.00.   Lime green crystals on quartz.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6114.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  6.4 x 7.2 cm  158g.  $80.00  On quartz.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6113.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China. 6 x 6 cm  106g.  $50.00.  Minor damage to left side.  Not obvious and does not detract from the specimen.  On quartz.     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6033.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  3 x 3.5 cm  39g.  $18.00.  Pretty group.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5929.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  3.5 x 4.8 cm  26g.  $25.00.  Lime green crystals with a hint of yellow to them.   On quartz.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5297.   Pyromorphite.  Mechernich (nr Bleibuehe (Bleibuir) next to Gute Hoffnung, Bescheid),  Eifel mountains, North Rhine, Westphalia, Germany.  4 x 5 cm  53g.  $25.00.  Minor damage/contacting     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5297.  Close up view.
JC5072.  Pyromorphite, plumbogummite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  6 x 11 cm  148g.  $175.00.  lime green to very slightly yellowish green pyromorphite crystals implanted on blue-gray plumbogummite.   Not often are freestanding pyromorphite crystals found on plumbogummite from here.  Most are partly to completely coated with the plumbogummite.   A closer view is shown below.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5072.  Closer view. 
JC5071.   Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  5 x 6.7 cm  81g.  $100.00.  Feathery lime green crystals.  Two views shown.     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5071.  Another view.
JC5060.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  4.5 x 6 cm.  138g.  $125.00.   Lime green crystals.  On the left side the crystal terminations are composed of many tiny little needlelike crystals, resembling tiny flowers or some such.  They are also white in color, as if the coloring agent in the crystals faded out towards the terminations.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5057.  Pyromorphite.  Hard Rigg Edge, Hartside, Cumbria, United Kingdom.  5.5 x 5.5 cm  97g.  $25.00.   Bright olive green crystals on the face and curving around the left side of the piece.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5057.  Close up.
JC4723.  Pyromorphite.  San Andres mine, Villaviciosa de Cordoba, Spain.  1.5 x 3 cm  31g.  $35.00.   Yellow green crystals.  This is one of the older pieces, collected prior to 1983 when I purchased it from Al McGuinness; not from the find of about 10 years ago.  Weakly fluorescent yellow-orange in short wave UV.     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC4673.  Pyromorphite, quartz.  Bwlch Glas mine, Talybont, Ceulanymaemawr, Ceredegion (Cardingshire), Wales, United Kingdom.   5 x 6 cm  78g.  $120.00  Scattering of light green to lime crystals on drusy quartz.    ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4673.  Close up.
JC4617.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.   5 x 8 cm  127g.  $400.00. Light green crystals with a hint of yellow green to them on quartz.  Some of the very last specimens to be collected just before the mines closed.    ON HOLD
JC4617.  Another view.  
JC4616.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  6 x 8 cm  253g.  $350.00.   Light  green crystals with a very slight yellow green tint on white quartz.    ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4456.   Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  9 x 10 cm  225g.  $250.00.   Milky quartz crystals with lime green crystals scattered over them.     ON HOLD
JC4456.  Close up of right end of specimen. 
JC4456.  Close up of left side of specimen. 
JC4455.   Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  5 x 6 cm.  75g.  $250.00   Lime green crystals.  These are on crude quartz crystals, and represent another limited find from a few pockets in the quartz zone of the mine.     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC4454.   Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.    5 x 6.5 cm  44g.  $200.00  Lime green crystals with a hint of yellow green.  These are on crude quartz crystals, and represent another limited find from a few pockets in the quartz zone of the mine.     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC4445.  Pyromorphite  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China. 2.3 x 3.2 cm  12g.  $15.00.  Location now closed.   
JC4369.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  5 x 7.5 cm  82g.  $100.00   Olive green crystals on rusty quartz.    ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4362.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.   5 x 6 x 7 cm tall.  259g.  $200.00.   Nice, fat, some hoppered, lime green crystals.  There has been a trickle of specimens coming out of Daoping, with quite a bit of variability between one pocket zone and another.  These are exquisite in color and form.  Really pretty.   Two views are shown.   ON HOLD
JC4362.  Another view. 
JC4339.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.   5.5 x 6.5 cm   134g.  $75.00.   Lime green crystals with feathery terminations.  ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4338.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  7 x 9 cm  212g.  $275.00   "Wet look" highly lustrous, lime green to yellowish green crystals and curtains.  Another view is shown below.  This one looks better in person.       ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC4338.  Another view. 
JC4337.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  5.5 x 6.5 cm  161g.  $150.00   Slightly yellowish green crystals with bright luster.    ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4336.   Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  3 x 5 cm  46g. $35.00   Pale green, acicular crystals.      ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC4336.  Another view
JC4333  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  3 x 5 cm  76g.  $45.00    Ice green crystals     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC4299.   Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Goncheng Co., Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.   5.5 x 6.5 cm 116g   $15.00     ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4296.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  4 x 5.5 cm  54g.  $75.00.   Light apple green crystals with the "fuzzy" look to the terminations.  Another view is shown below.    ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4296.  Another view.
JC4276.  Pyromorphite. Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  5.5 x 9 cm wide.    180g.  $350.00.   Large, odd green crystals from the Daoping mine.  There are several broken crystals, which keeps this from being in the $1,000 + range.  Apparently this was a one pocket find, and they have pretty much gone from the market already.  Of the ones I saw, nearly all that were reasonably priced had some broken crystals...whether this happened in collecting, transport, or naturally, I don't know.  ON HOLD
JC4276.  Another view.
JC4105  Pyromorphite.  Pribram, Bohemia, Czech republic.  3 x 5.5 cm  48g.  $100.00   A typical piece from this old location.   Some damage on the topside as can readily be seen in the photo.  ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4050.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Lead-Zinc mine, Goncheng county, Guilin prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, China.  5.5 x 6.5 cm wide x 6.5 cm tall.  261g.  $450.00.   A superior specimen, composed of brilliant, wet look crystals and curtains of pyromorphite.  Four views are shown.     ON SALE, DEDUCT 20% FROM LISTED PRICE.  
JC4050.  Another view
JC4050.  Another view
JC4050.  Another view