New Arrivals Page 4 

JC5280.  Fluorite.  Huayllapon mine, Pasto Bueno, Pampas district, Pallasca province, Ancash department, Peru.  12 x 14 cm   >1000g.  $400.00.   A 5.5 cm octahedron with smaller octahedron on cookeite.   Minor damage to the larger crystals, visible in the photos.  More of a rub spot than anything.  
JC5280.   Another view.  Ding visible on middle right edge of octahedron. 
JC5280.   Another view.
JC5280.   Another view.
JC5280.   Another view, close up of main crystal.  Ding visible on right edge.  
JC5280.   Another view, close up of main crystal.
JC5280.   Another view, close up of smaller crystal.
JC6391.   Rosasite, hemimorphite.  Baystate mine, Mining canyon, Newark dist., Diamond mountains, Eureka county, Nevada.  4 x 7 cm  186g.  $18.00.   Collected in 2011.  Rosasite has been partially to completely coated with colorless hemimorphite crystals. 
JC6393.   Rosasite, hemimorphite.  Baystate mine, Mining canyon, Newark dist., Diamond mountains, Eureka county, Nevada.  4.5 x 6.5 cm  122g.  $20.00  Collected in 2011.  Rosasite has been partially to completely coated with colorless hemimorphite crystals. 
JC6395.   Rosasite, hemimorphite.  Baystate mine, Mining canyon, Newark dist., Diamond mountains, Eureka county, Nevada.  5 x 9.5 cm  255g.  $20.00.  Sawn back.     Collected in 2011.  Rosasite has been partially to completely coated with colorless to light gray hemimorphite crystals. 
JC6396.   Rosasite, hemimorphite.  Baystate mine, Mining canyon, Newark dist., Diamond mountains, Eureka county, Nevada.  5 x 6.5 cm  166g.  $18.00  Collected in 2011.  Rosasite has been partially to completely coated with colorless hemimorphite crystals. 
JC6397.   Rosasite, hemimorphite.  Baystate mine, Mining canyon, Newark dist., Diamond mountains, Eureka county, Nevada.  6 x 10 cm  294g.  $25.00.  Sawn back.    Collected in 2011.  Rosasite has been partially to completely coated with colorless hemimorphite crystals. 
JC6399.   Rosasite, hemimorphite.  Baystate mine, Mining canyon, Newark dist., Diamond mountains, Eureka county, Nevada.  6 x 10 cm  221g.  $18.00    Collected in 2011.  Rosasite has been partially to completely coated with colorless hemimorphite crystals. 
JC6400.   Rosasite, hemimorphite.  Baystate mine, Mining canyon, Newark dist., Diamond mountains, Eureka county, Nevada.  6 x 9 cm  343g.  $18.00    Collected in 2011.  Rosasite has been partially to completely coated with colorless hemimorphite crystals. 
JC6401.   Rosasite, hemimorphite, calcite.  Baystate mine, Mining canyon, Newark dist., Diamond mountains, Eureka county, Nevada.  6.5 x 7.5 cm  129g.  Sawn back.    Collected in 2011.  Rosasite has been partially to completely coated with colorless hemimorphite crystals. 
JC9162.  Scapolite.  Karur, Tamil Nadu, India.  A 7 cm tall beige gemmy crystal.  Raggedy termination on top. 26g.    $65.00
JC9163.  Wulfenite, mimetite.  San Francisco mine (Cerro Prieto mine), Cerro Prieto, Cucurpe, Mun. de Cucurpe, Sonora, Mexico.  5 x 8 cm   135g.  $30.00.  Several broken crystals.  Layer of mimetite with wulfenite crystals scattered overall. 
JC9163.  Another view. 
JC9200.  Siderite.  Tindalls mine, Tottenham district, Flinders county, New South Wales, Australia.  5.5 x 8.5 cm  204g.  $50.00.   A little known quarry, with very few specimens extant.  I could not find a whole lot of information on this locality.  Has produced both siderite, calcite and chalcopyrite.  This specimen is shown as a photo on mindat, with iron staining coating the crystals.  I removed the iron staining, to show the true color of the crystals which is a beige, rather than the golden brown shown on the mindat photo.    
JC9201.  Andradite.  Paymaster canyon, nr. Hawthorne, Gillis range, Mineral county, Nevada.  5 x 6.5 cm  167g.  $25.00.  Small group of crystals on diopside? rich matrix.   Collected in late 1990.   SOLD
JC9202.  Pyromorphite.  San Andres mine, Villaviciosa de Cordoba, Cordoba, Andalusia, Spain.   4 x 5.5 cm  97g.   $200.00.  A nice yellow green miniature.  Minor damage to the front, not visible in the photo, and not at all obvious, hence the somewhat lower price.   
JC9203.  Azurite, malachite.  Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia.  6 x 9 cm  158g.  $175.00.  Prismatic, satin luster crystals, many being pseudo morphed by malachite.  Not as bright as they could be, but nice crystallization.   Several are incomplete/broken.  
JC9203.  Another view.  
JC9205.  Bournonite, pyrite, quartz  Viboras mine, Machacamarca, Machacamarca district, Cornelio Saavedra province, Potosi', Bolivia.   3.5 x 5 cm tall.  55g. with stand.  $150.00  Several crystals with bright satiny luster with minor quartz and pyrite.   Hard to find miniature from this location.  
JC9205.  Another view. 
JC9205.  Another view.
JC9205.  Another view.
JC9205.  Another view.
JC9206.  Arsenopyrite, calcite.  Trepca Stan Terg mine, Trepca complex, Trepca valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo.  6 x 10 cm  580g.  $75.00.   Plate of brilliant arsenopyrite crystals, with somewhat globular, lustrous, white calcite crystals implanted on them for nice contrast.  Pretty.  
JC9206.  Another view. 
JC9206.  Slightly different angle. 
JC9206.  Close up of the calcite. 
JC9206.  Close up of the arsenopyrite. 
JC9207.  Pearceite, stellarite (or stilbite?).  Sarbaiskoe deposit, Rudny, Kostanay province, Kazakhstan.   4 x 7.5 cm  150g.  $20.00.   Mostly stellarite with scattered micro crystals of pearceite, a rather rare mineral in crystals.  Sawn base. 
JC9207.  Closer view with micro crystals scattered around.
JC9208.  Hubnerite, quartz.  Pasto Bueno, Pallasca province, Ancash department, Peru.  7.5 x 7.5 cm  303g.   $100.00   A single well terminated 3.2 cm long crystal, with ruby red internal reflection in bright light, implanted in a quartz vug.  Minor saw mark on the base. 
JC9208.  Another view.
JC9208.  Another view.
JC9208.  Another view.
JC9208.  Another view.
JC9208.  Another view.
JC9212.  Calcite (cobaltoan).  Mashamba West mine, Kolwezi district, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire).   6 x 7 cm  227g.  $275.00.  A rare color for these, which are usually more magenta.  This one is magenta with a purple over tint which creates a really odd color.   From the Uri Bahman collection, who kept this one back for quite a while due to the odd color.  
JC9212.  Another view.  
JC9212.  Another view.  
JC9212.  Another view.  
JC9213.  Mimetite.  Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia.  4.5 x 7.5 cm  5g.  $40.00.  Prismatic yellow crystals. 
JC9214.  Cuprite, copper.  Bisbee, Warren district, Cochise county, Arizona.  5 x 6 cm  184g.  $200.00   A mass of dark red cuprite crystals with satiny luster, with minor copper showing here and there.  A classic old timer.   Crystals are not quite as red as the camera shows.  ON HOLD
JC9214.  Another view.  
JC9214.  Another view. 
JC9214.  Back side.
JC9216.  Dioptase.  M'fouati mine, M'fouati district, Bouenza department, Republic of Congo (Brazzaville).   7 x 7.3 cm  206g.  $465.00.   Brilliant, typical dioptase (green/blue) crystals.    Nice vug filled with crystals.    Collected in 2013.  Ex Voelter Minerals, with his price on the label of $1,800.  In the very front is one sheared off area of dioptase, visible in this photo.  
JC9216.  Another view.  
JC9216.  Another view.  
JC9216.  Another view.  
JC9217.  Malachite pseudo azurite.  Milpillas mine, Cuitaca, Mun. de Cananea, Sonora, Mexico.   4 x 6 cm  102g.  $90.00.   Main crystal is 3 cm in size.   Nice sharp pseudos. 
JC9217.  Another view. 
JC9218.  Scheelite, quartz, dolomite.  Yaogangxian mine, Yizhang county, Chenzhou prefecture, Hunan province, China.  7 x 9 cm  238g.  $100.00  Several root beer brown crystals resting on quartz and dolomite.  
JC9218.  Another view. 
JC9218.  Another view, back side.  
JC9219.  Hemimorphite.  Noble Pit, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin mining district, Sussex county, New Jersey.  8 x 9 cm  510g.  $150.00.  Ex Art Smith collection.  Nice example of "maggot ore" as these were called.   Lustrous, well formed stubby crystals forming a mass with a nice hollow in the center.  Better than average specimen. 
JC9219.  Another view. 
JC9219.  Another view
JC9222.  Amethyst.  Gobobosed mountains, Brandberg area, Erongo region, Namibia.  4.8 x 6 cm 238g.  $65.00.  Single, fat, light amethyst crystal on matrix.  Nice luster on front faces. 
JC9222.  Another view.  
JC9222.  Another view.
JC9223.  Azurite.  Morenci mine, Morenci, Copper Mountain district, Shannon mountains, Greenlee county, Arizona.   8 x 10 cm  441g.  $300.00.  Large "rose" of azurite.  Some red clay is stuck in the crevices as can be seen.  Good satiny luster.   Considerably larger than most from here.  
JC9223.  Another view.  
JC9223.  Another view. 
JC9224.  Pyrite pseudo pyrrhotite, sphalerite, calcite, quartz.   Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Dos de Mayo Province, Huánuco Department, Peru 6.5 x 10cm  742g.  $150.00    Brilliant tiny pyrite replacing pyrrhotite as pseudomorphs.  Not etched, which is unusual as most Huanzala specimens with minor calcite like this are routinely dipped in HCl.   Pseudos are nice and sharp and faithfully show the pyrrhotite crystal shape. 
JC9224.  Another view.
JC9224.  Another view.
JC9224.  Another view.
JC9224.  Another view.
JC9225.  Rosasite, calcite, hemimorphite, wulfenite on smithsonite. 79 mine, Banner district, Dripping Springs mountains, Gila county, Arizona.   6.5 x 7.5 cm  164g.  $95.00.    Rosasite balls on/with calcite with minor hemimorphite.  Wulfenite is very minor as orange microcrystals here and there.    
JC9225.  Another view. 
JC9226.  Azurite.  Milpillas mine, Cuitaca, Mun. de Cananea, Sonora, Mexico.   3 x 4 cm  22g.  $100.00.   A single 3 cm crystal on matrix.   No damage even though it looks like it the way it formed. 
JC9226.  Another view, slightly different angle.  
JC9227.  Hemimorphite.  Kimbanga prospect, Kimbedi, Mindouli district, Republic of Congo.  5 x 6 cm  103g.  $75.00   Light blue crystals with a hint of iron staining here and there.  
JC9227.  Another view. 

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