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JC8721.  Acanthite Imiter mine, Imiter district, Djebel Saghro, Ouarzazate province, Souss-Massa-Draa region, Morocco.  2.6 cm tall Thumbnail.   $45.00.  Fairly sharp group of crystals. 
JC8721.  Another view. 
JC4851.   Andradite.  South Peacock mine, Seven Devils dist., Adams Co., Idaho.   2.5 x 2.5 cm  $5.00.  TN  7mm crystal in quartz.   The crystal is complete although somewhat poorly formed on the upper right.
JC3338.  Arsenopyrite.   Pucarrajo mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi prov., Ancash dept., Peru.  18mm across.  20g   $8.00.   The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals. 
JC3342.  Arsenopyrite.   Pucarrajo mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi prov., Ancash dept., Peru.  18mm x 32mm  across.  14g  $8.00.   The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals. 
JC3343.  Arsenopyrite.   Pucarrajo mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi prov., Ancash dept., Peru.  18mm  x 25mm  across.   $8.00.   The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals. 
JC3343.   Another view.  
JC3344Arsenopyrite, sphalerite.   Pucarrajo mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi prov., Ancash dept., Peru.  22 x 28mm across.  26g    $8.00.   The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals, and lustrous sphalerite crystals. 
JC3344.  Another view.  
JC3347Arsenopyrite.   Pucarrajo mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi prov., Ancash dept., Peru.  18mm x 25mm across. 11g  $8.00.   The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals. 
JC3351.  Arsenopyrite.   Pucarrajo (Huallanca) mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi province, Ancash department, Peru.  2.3 x 2.7 cm  28g.  $8.00    TN   The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals. 
JC3356Arsenopyrite,  quartz.   Pucarrajo (Huallanca) mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi province, Ancash department, Peru.   2.2 x 2.2 cm  11g.  $8.00   TN The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals.   
JC3357Arsenopyrite,  quartz.   Pucarrajo (Huallanca) mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi province, Ancash department, Peru.   1.8 x 1.8 cm  11g.  $8.00   TN   The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals.    
JC3358.  Arsenopyrite,  quartz.   Pucarrajo (Huallanca) mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi province, Ancash department, Peru.   15mm x 25mm  18g  $8.00   TN   The Pucarrajo mine is one of those obscure Peruvian mines that had a small production of minerals.  About 25 years ago a limited number of arsenopyrite specimens, some with sphalerite, quartz and or galena came out.  Since then the mine has produced next to nothing.   This is a arsenopyrite thumbnail from this find, with brilliant silvery arsenopyrite crystals.
JC8944.  Augelite.   Ortega mine, Mundo Nuevo mine area, Mundo Nuevo, Huamachuco, Sanchez Carrion province, La Libertad department, Peru.   1.2 x 1.8 x 2.1 cm  $50.00.   Nice light yellow green thumbnail. 
JC8944.  Another view.   Small quartz crystal attached. 
JC7993.  Augelite, quartz.   Ortega prospect, Mundo, Mundo Nuevo, Huamachuco, Sanchez Carrion Province, La Libertad Department, Peru.  1.5 x 1.8 cm  3g.  Sharp, lime green thumbnail. $90.00.  No damage to naked eye. 
JC7993.  Another view. 
JC7970.  Augelite, quartz.   Ortega prospect, Mundo, Mundo Nuevo, Huamachuco, Sanchez Carrion Province, La Libertad Department, Peru. 2 x 3.5 cm  9g.  $175.00.  A nice sharp lime green/ice green crystal on a bit of quartz, with another crystal offset on the top.  Main crystal is 2 cm long.   A very good thumbnail of this relatively rare mineral. 
JC7970.  Another view. 
JC7647.    Augelite, quartz.   Ortega prospect, Mundo, Mundo Nuevo, Huamachuco, Sanchez Carrion Province, La Libertad Department, Peru.  2.2 x 2.5 cm  6g.  $110.00.   A nice sharp yellowish green crystal with a quartz crystal attached.  
JC7647.   Another view.  
JC7953.    Azurite.  Kerrouchene, Khenifra province, Meknes-Tafilalet region, Morocco.  1.5 x 3 cm 8g.  $25.00.   A bright single crystal as is common for specimens from here...they have a real tendency to pop off the hard matrix when trying to be collected.
JC7953.  Another view.
JC7953.  Another view. 
JC7818.  Azurite.  Kerouchene, Morocco.   2 x 2 x 2.8 cm  29g.  $25.00    A nice bright thumbnail.
JC7802.   Azurite.  Kerouchene, Morocco.   1.7 x 2 cm  3g.  $18.00.   Bright, sharp thumbnail with dust I didn't see.  
JC7294.   Barite.  Stoneham, Weld county, Colorado.   1.7 x 2 cm  $15.00.    Before the more elongate crystals were produced from here, these tabular crystals were collected.  Now rarely seen.  This is a good example of a partially transparent light blue crystal group.  
JC7295.  Barite.  Stoneham, Weld county, Colorado.    2 x 3 cm  $15.00  Two partial crystals.    Before the more elongate crystals were produced from here, these tabular crystals were collected.  Now rarely seen.  This is a good example of a translucent to partially transparent light blue crystal.
JC7296.   Barite.  Stoneham, Weld county, Colorado.   1.7 x 3 cm  $10.00.    Before the more elongate crystals were produced from here, these tabular crystals were collected.  Now rarely seen. 
JC7296.  Another view.  
JC7297.   Barite.  Stoneham, Weld county, Colorado.    1.5 x 2 cm  $15.00   Before the more elongate crystals were produced from here, these tabular crystals were collected.  Now rarely seen. 
JC7297.  Another view. 
JC8949.  Beryl (aquamarine) scepter.  Shigar valley, Skardu district, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan.   2.7 cm tall.  $50.00.  Neat little scepter thumbnail.  
JC7977.   Cassiterite.  Pingwu mine (Huya W-Sn-Be deposit; Xuebaoding W-Sn-Be deposit), Huya township, Mt Xuebaoding, Pingwu Co., Mianyang Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China.  1.7 x 2.5 cm thumbnail.  $40.00.   A gemmy, twinned,  crystal. 
JC7977.   Another view. 
JC7985.  Dioptase.  Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia.  18mm tall thumbnail.  $125.00.   Ex Sid Pieters collection.  Collected in 1978.   Sharp thumbnail.  No damage. 
JC7985.  Another view. 
JC7947.  Fluorite.  San Martin mine, San Martin-Sabinas district, San Martin, Municipio de Sombrerete, Zacatecas, Mexico.  1.7 x 2 cm crystal.  8g.  $8.00.  Thumbnail.    Although listed as one of the desirable minerals from the San Martin mine, rarely are specimens available for sale.  Mine closed in early 2000's and hasn't reopened.
JC7947.  Another view. 
JC3807.  Hematite.  Nchwaning II mine, South Africa.  12mm x 16 mm.  6g.  $20.00.  Mirror bright luster.  The reflections on the face are of the photo table, not markings on the crystal.
JC7635.   Libethenite.  Mindola pit, nr. Kitwe, Zambia.    $50.00   A sharp 1.5 cm  diameter crystal.  Two views are shown. 
JC4419 Ludwigite.  Spring Gulch/Valley View mine, Quartzite (White Rock) canyon, Spring Mountain district, nr. Big Windy Peak, Lemhi county, Idaho.  1 x 1.5 cm.  $5.00  A broken tip of a ludwigite crystal, with quite a bit of oxidation giving the crystal the orangish brown color.  The white area is a coating on the crystal face.  Very poor termination, typical of these.  
JC8593.  Orthoclase (twin).  Bustarviejo, Madrid, Spain.  2.5 cm thumbnail.  $5.00
JC8593.  Another view. 
JC11186.  Pyromorphite  Bunker Hill, 9 level.  Coeur d'Alene district, Kellogg, Shoshone county, Idaho.    1 x 2.5 cm  7g.  $4.00  Little thumbnail of the more campylite type crystals from here. 
JC4326.  Pyromorphite.    Daoping mine, Gongcheng county, Guilin, Guangxi, China.  1.5 x 3.5 cm  17g.   $7.00  Little thumbnail with isolated crystals on matrix. 
JC3781.  Pyromorphite.  Resuperferolitica mine, Minas Viejas, Santa Eufemia, Cordoba, Andalusia, Spain.   2.2 x 2.7 cm  24g  $7.00.  Nice thumbnail of typical slightly greenish beige brown crystals.   
JC1959.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Gui Lin, China.  2.5 x 3.2 cm  18g.  $30.00.  Lime green with a hint of yellow TN. 
JC1964.  Pyromorphite.  Daoping Pb-Zn mine, Gui Lin, China.  1.8 x 1.8 cm.  9g.  $28.00.   Lime green with a hint of yellow, TN. 
JC8594.  Quartz (scepter).  Namaqualand, Northern Cape province, South Africa.   3 cm tall Thumbnail.   $5.00
JC7942.  Rutile.  Champion mine, White Mountains, Mono county, California.  2 x 2 cm thumbnail.  $30.00.  A nice crisp crystal on pyrophyllite. 
JC7942.  Another view. 
JC8854.   Silver.   Batopilas, Andres del Rio district, Batopilas municipality, Chihuahua, Mexico.   12 x 15 mm thumbnail.   $10.00
JC8854.   Another view.   
JC8056.  Silver.  Uchucchacua mine, Oyon province, Lima department, Peru.   A 2 cm tall wire.  $30.00.  
JC8056.  Another view. 
JC7847.  Smithsonite (cadmium).  Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia.   A 1.2 cm thumbnail with a sharp 9mm cadmium smithsonite.   $120.00
JC7847.    Another view.
JC7819.  Smithsonite.  Tsumeb, Namibia.   2 x 3 cm  10g.  $75.00.   An 11mm crystal.  Several views are shown. 
JC7819.   Another view. 
JC7819.   Another view. 
JC3344.  Sphalerite, arsenopyrite.   Pucarrajo (Huallanca) mine, Huallanca district, Bolognesi province, Ancash department, Peru.  2.2 x 2.8 cm    26g.  $10.00
JC8702.  Stolzite pseudo scheelite, Thompson workings, Darwin mine, Darwin, Darwin district, Inyo county, California.  2 cm crystal.  Thumbnail.  $30.00.   These were initially thought to be scheelite, but work at the Mackay school of mines confirmed that they are Stolzite pseudomorphose after scheelite crystals.  Found in 2006, this particular batch has proven to be a one time find.   This would make them some of the world's best stolzites if you don't mind the fact they are pseudomorphs.    Colors on these vary from light tan to light gray.  Some of them have a bit of luster when turned in the light.   RESERVED
JC8702.  Another view. 
JC8704.  Stolzite pseudo scheelite, Thompson workings, Darwin mine, Darwin, Darwin district, Inyo county, California.  1.2 cm partial crystal.  Thumbnail.  $5.00.   These were initially thought to be scheelite, but work at the Mackay school of mines confirmed that they are Stolzite pseudomorphose after scheelite crystals.  Found in 2006, this particular batch has proven to be a one time find.   This would make them some of the world's best stolzites if you don't mind the fact they are pseudomorphs.    Colors on these vary from light tan to light gray.  Some of them have a bit of luster when turned in the light.  
JC8710.  Stolzite pseudo scheelite, Thompson workings, Darwin mine, Darwin, Darwin district, Inyo county, California.  A 1.8 cm crystal.  Thumbnail.  $20.00.   These were initially thought to be scheelite, but work at the Mackay school of mines confirmed that they are Stolzite pseudomorphose after scheelite crystals.  Found in 2006, this particular batch has proven to be a one time find.   This would make them some of the world's best stolzites if you don't mind the fact they are pseudomorphs.    Colors on these vary from light tan to light gray.  Some of them have a bit of luster when turned in the light.  
JC8710.  Another view. 
JC8856.  Tremolite pseudo diopside, calcite.  Huanggang Fe-Sn deposit, Huanggang mine, Hexigten Banner, Ulanhad League, Inner Mongolia autonomous region, China.  1.8 cm tall thumbnail crystal.  $5.00
JC9792   Vanadinite.  Puzzler mine, Yuma county, Arizona.  1.7 x 2.5 cm  $5.00.   A little thumbnail from this now closed and sealed mine.  Collected in 1998.
JC9794.  Vanadinite.  Puzzler mine, Yuma county, Arizona.  2 x 3 cm    $5.00.   A toenail/thumbnail from this now closed and sealed mine.  Collected in 1998.
JC7989.  Vanadinite.  ACIF mine area,  Mibladen, nr. Midelt, Khenifra Province, Meknes-Tafilalet Region, Morocco.  2.3 x 2.6 cm  13g.  $25.00.   Complex crystals.
JC5238.  Wulfenite, mimetite.  Rawhide mine, Rawhide wash, Artillery Mountains, Mohave Co., Arizona.  2.3 x 2.5 cm  10g.  $10.00.   A TN with scattered small wulfenite crystals.
JC9707.      Zunyite.  Big Bertha Extension mine, Middle Camp-Oro Fino district, Dome Rock mountains, Nr. Quartzite, La Paz county, Arizona. 1.7 x 2.5 cm  3g.  $50.00.   A 1 cm crystal with the back of the crystal broken off.   Looks good from the front.   Collected: 1986.  Originally called "The Electric Meatball claim", I collected these a few years after the original find.  The location is exhausted now for the larger crystals, and rarely more than micro crystals are ever seen on the market.  These fluoresce in short wave ultraviolet a deep red color.   Best of species for this mineral
JC9707.  Another view.   
JC9723.      Zunyite.  Big Bertha Extension mine, Middle Camp-Oro Fino district, Dome Rock mountains, Nr. Quartzite, La Paz county, Arizona. 1.5 x 2 cm  8g.  $20.00.  A 4mm gemmy crystal.  Collected: 1986.  Originally called "The Electric Meatball claim", I collected these a few years after the original find.  The location is exhausted now for the larger crystals, and rarely more than micro crystals are ever seen on the market.  These fluoresce in short wave ultraviolet a deep red color.   Best of species for this mineral
JC9723.  Another view.