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Minerals Beginning with "H", "I", "J", and "K"

JC13158.  Hematite, andradite.  N'Chwaning Mines, Joe Morolong Local Municipality, John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa.  4 x 2.5 x 1 cm 48g  $25.00.   Mirror bright crystals with micro andradite crystals partly coating the matrix.  

 

JC13158.   Another view. 
JC13158.   Another view.
JC13158.   Another view.
JC12384.   Hematite, epidote, quartz.  Peacock mine, Cuprum, Adams county, Idaho.  C: July 2009.   3 x 4 x 4 cm  63g.  $15.00.   Several thin platy hematite crystals are present on the front, embedded in anhedral quartz.   Minor epidote is also present, although poorly formed.    
JC12384.  Another view.   
JC12384.  Another view.
JC10459.  Hematite, quartz.  Jinlong hill, Longchuan Co. (Lungchuan Co.), Heyuan, Guangdong, China.  8 x 10 cm    444g.  $250.00.   Nicely shaped hematite blades/roses with a secondary growth of microscopic, sparkly crystals, of unidentified mineral.   There are broken quartz crystals along the edges, otherwise in good shape.  
JC10459.   Another view.  
JC10459.   Another view.  
JC10459.   close up view.  
JC10459.   close up view.  
JC10459.   close up view.  
JC7509.  Hemimorphite.  Empress mine, Zinc Hill subdistrict, Darwin district, Inyo county, California.  3 x 5 cm  79g.   $5.00.   Colorless bladed crystals.  Collected in 2001
JC7509.  Close up
JC6137.  Hessonite.  Mana mine, Barango-Turghao (Mor-Darra), Bajaur agency,  Federally administered tribal areas, Pakistan.  3.9 x 5.3 cm  101g.  $50.00.   From a somewhat recent find, a lot of singles of these have come out, but not many groups such as this.   A pleasing honey orange color.  There is some damage to the crystals on the edges and back of the specimen, and this can be readily seen in the photos.  Collected in 2011.  
JC6137.   Close up view.  The color in real life is just a hint more orange than the photo shows.  
JC7813.  Heulandite. Berufj÷r­ur, Dj˙pavogshreppur, M˙la■ing, Eastern Region, Iceland.  $20.00  A nice old rarity, dating back prior to 1976, when the area was closed to all collecting.   

 

JC7813.  Side view. 
JC12354. Heulandite.  Rat's Nest claim, Challis, Bay Horse district, Custer county, Idaho.  5 x 8 x 8 cm 279g.  $45.00   A nice vug on the front side filled with light salmon colored crystals.  Back side has many crystals also.  The white material is mordenite. 
JC12354.   Back side.  
JC13217.  Hubnerite, quartz.   Pasto Bueno, Pampas District, Pallasca Province, ┴ncash, Peru.  3.7 x 2.5 cm 24g   $15.00
JC13206. Hubnerite, quartz Pasto Bueno, Pampas District, Pallasca Province, ┴ncash, Peru    4 x 4 cm 30g  $45.00.  
JC13206.  Back side.  
JC12433.    Hubnerite.  Ruby mine, Galena mountain, Howardsville, Animas district, San Juan county, Colorado.  5.3 x 5.7 x 7.3 cm 255g.  $250.00.   One location in Colorado that has very rarely seen specimens for sale is the Ruby mine.   Specimens are quite rare, and this is a fine example of the hubnerite specimens from there. 
JC12433.  Another view. 
JC12433.  Closer view. 
JC12433.  Closer view. 
JC10083.  Hubnerite, quartz.  Mundo Nuevo, Huamachuco, Sanchez Carrion province, La Libertad, Peru.  8 x 8 cm   188g.   $100.00.   Nice, sharp, black, lustrous crystals nestled in quartz crystals. 
JC10083.  Another view. 
JC10083.  Another view.
JC11365.  Inesite, hubeite.  Fengjiashan mine (Daye copper mine), Daye county, Huangshi, Hubei, China.   7 x 10 cm  120g.  $285.00.  Pretty pink needles of inesite with dark brown crystals of hubeite decorating the central area.  
JC11365.  Another view.  
JC11365.  Close up of the hubeite area with pink inesite. 
JC11365.  Close up of the inesite on the left side of the piece.  
JC11365.  Another close up of the left side of the piece.