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M & W Minerals

Walter R. Kellogg

 

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Rare Mineral Species Gallery

and not so rare species seldom seen for sale

Minerals are in alphabetical order by first letter only. Occasionally, the rare species is an associated mineral and the specimen will be sorted according to the primary mineral.

click on the title link or photo to proceed to a specimen's page


A

6601 Ancylite-Ce, Aegirine, possibly Calcioancylite-Ce
Minerals Specimen: Ancylite-Ce, Aegirine, possibly Calcioancylite-Ce from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada

Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada
CeSr(CO3)2(OH)·H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman, Ex. Sid Williams
5.4 x 2.7 x 1.9 cm
SOLD

6554 Aluminite
Minerals Specimen: Aluminite from Newhaven Cliffs, Newhaven, Lewes, East Sussex, England

Newhaven Cliffs, Newhaven, Lewes, East Sussex, England
Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman, purchased in 1988
9.1 x 6.7 x 5.1 cm
$85

6142 Augelite and Probable Minor Scorzalite
Minerals Specimen: Augelite and Probable Minor Scorzalite from Champion Mine, White Mountain, Laws, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA

Champion Mine, White Mountain, Laws, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
Al2PO4(OH)3
Ex. California Academy of Sciences
6.2 x 5.3 x 5.4 cm
$40

4898 Amblygonite Faceted Gemstone
Minerals Specimen: Amblygonite Faceted Gemstone from Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
LiAl(PO4)F
8 x 5 x 2 mm
approximately 4 ct
$75

3931 Ajoite Crystals on Rhyolite
Minerals Specimen: Ajoite Crystals on Rhyolite from New Cornelai Mine, Ajo, Pima Co., Arizona

New Cornelai Mine, Ajo, Pima Co., Arizona
Type Location
(K,Na)Cu7AlSi9O24(OH)6·3H2O
9.8 x 7.5 x 3.9 cm
$25

B

6107 Bertrandite, Pyrite, Smoky Quartz, Rhodochrosite Included in Quartz, Muscovite
Minerals Specimen: Bertrandite, Pyrite, Smoky Quartz, Rhodochrosite Included in Quartz, Muscovite from Kara-Oba W deposit, Betpakdala Desert, Karagandy Province, Kazakhstan

Kara-Oba W deposit, Betpakdala Desert, Karagandy Province, Kazakhstan
Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
1970s
6.4 x 4.4 x 3.6 cm
Bertrandite crystal is 11 mm long
SOLD

6085 Bismuthinite partially pseudomorphed to Bismutite
Minerals Specimen: Bismuthinite partially pseudomorphed to Bismutite from Gjellebekk Mine, Gjellebekk, Lierskogen, Lier, Buskerud, Norway

Gjellebekk Mine, Gjellebekk, Lierskogen, Lier, Buskerud, Norway
Bi2S3 , Bi2O2(CO3)
Ex.Wolfgang Henkel
7.6 x 7 x 5 cm
$50

5876 Biphosphammite
Minerals Specimen: Biphosphammite from Murra-el-elevyn Cave, Cocklebiddy Roadhouse, Dundas Shire, Western Australia, Australia

Murra-el-elevyn Cave, Cocklebiddy Roadhouse, Dundas Shire, Western Australia, Australia
(NH4,K)H2PO4
3.9 x 2.2 x 2.1 cm
$85

5338 Bavenite on Beryl
Minerals Specimen: Bavenite on Beryl from Nordre Boksjo Quarry (Boksjoen Quarry) near Taklund Farm. Aspedammen. Idd. Halden. Ostfold. Norway

Nordre Boksjo Quarry (Boksjoen Quarry) near Taklund Farm. Aspedammen. Idd. Halden. Ostfold. Norway
Ca4Be2+xAl2-xSi9O26-x(OH)2+x, (x=0-1)
Ex. Steve Pullman from trade with E. Olssson of Sweden, 1981
5.1 x 2.5 x 1.8 cm
$50

C

6621 Krohnkite, Caracolite
Minerals Specimen: Krohnkite, Caracolite from Mina la Compania, Caracoles, Sierra Gorda, Atacama, Chile

Mina la Compania, Caracoles, Sierra Gorda, Atacama, Chile
Na2Cu(SO4)2·2H2O and Na3Pb2(SO4)3Cl
10.2 x 7.3 x 5.1 cm
SOLD

6560 Collinsite, Hydroxylapatite (Var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite), Wurtzilite (Asphaltum)
Minerals Specimen: Collinsite,  Hydroxylapatite (Var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite), Wurtzilite (Asphaltum) from Francois Lake, Omenica Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada

Francois Lake, Omenica Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Ca2Mg(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Ex. Wolfgang Henkel
6.6 x 4.7 x 4.9 cm
$50

5989 Plumboan Crichtonite on Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Plumboan Crichtonite on Quartz from Fazenda Guariba, Presidente Kubitschek, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fazenda Guariba, Presidente Kubitschek, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Sr(Mn,Y,U)Fe2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
4.5 x 3.6 x 2.4 cm
$75

5891 Cylindrite
Minerals Specimen: Cylindrite from San Francisco mine, Poopo town, Poopo Province, Oruro Department, Bolivia

San Francisco mine, Poopo town, Poopo Province, Oruro Department, Bolivia
FePb3Sn4Sb2S14
7.2 x 3.7 x 3.6 cm
$50

5512 Charlesite, Hematite, Sturmanite
Minerals Specimen: Charlesite, Hematite, Sturmanite from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Ca6(Al,Si)2(SO4)2[B(OH)4](OH,O)12·26H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman
3.3 x 2.6 x 1.7 cm
$75

5506 Columbite/Tantalite
Minerals Specimen: Columbite/Tantalite from Itatia Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Itatia Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
6.3 x 4.6 x 2.5 cm
$300

4677 Schafarzikite
Minerals Specimen: Schafarzikite from Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
Fe2+Sb3+2O4
Ex. Steve Pullman, Ex. David Garske
3.7 x 3.1 x 2.2 cm
$50

2791 Carrollite on Calcite
Minerals Specimen: Carrollite on Calcite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga, Congo

Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga, Congo
Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
3.7 x 2.6 x 3.9 cm
Carrollite XL is 6 x 7 x 4
$75

2454 Cuspidine
Minerals Specimen: Cuspidine from Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy

Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Type Location
UV Fluorescent
Ca4(Si2O7)(F,OH)2
Ex. Sid Williams, Ex. Steve Pullman
4.4 x 2.3 x 2.1 cm
$75

2011 Carrollite, Calcite, Chalcopyrite
Minerals Specimen: Carrollite, Calcite, Chalcopyrite from Kamoya South II Mine, Kamoya, Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo

Kamoya South II Mine, Kamoya, Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
4.6 x 5.2 x 4.5 cm
$50

D

6074 Djuerlite, Muscovite, Quartz, possible Langite and/or Malachite
Minerals Specimen: Djuerlite, Muscovite, Quartz, possible Langite and/or Malachite from Naesmark Mine, Amdals Verk, Tokke, Telemark, Norway

Naesmark Mine, Amdals Verk, Tokke, Telemark, Norway
Cu31S16
Ex. Wolfgang Henkel
6.4 x 4.6 x 4.1 cm
$40

4655 Dresserite, Weloganite
Minerals Specimen: Dresserite, Weloganite from Francon Quarry, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Francon Quarry, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Type Location
BaAl2(CO3)2(OH)4·H2O and Sr3Na2Zr(CO3)6·3H2O with BaAl2(CO3)2(OH)4·H2O
7.8 x 4.7 x 4.9 cm
$100

E

6337 Ettringite
Minerals Specimen: Ettringite from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Ca6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12·26H2O
6.7 x 5 x 4.3 cm
$75

6029 Elpidite, Manganoan Calcite
Minerals Specimen: Elpidite, Manganoan Calcite from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada

Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada
Na2ZrSi6O15·3H2O
4.5 x 4.2 x 4.6 cm
$75

3915 Eglestonite, Calomel, Cinnabar, minor Mercury
Minerals Specimen: Eglestonite, Calomel, Cinnabar, minor Mercury from Challenge deposit, Emerald Lake Hills, San Mateo Co., California

Challenge deposit, Emerald Lake Hills, San Mateo Co., California
(Hg+2)3Cl3O(OH) and (Hg+2)Cl2
3.3 x 3.1 x 1.8 cm
$45

2404 Ettringite on Calacite
Minerals Specimen: Ettringite on Calacite from Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Ca6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12·26H2O
3.8 x 2.3 x 1.2 cm
$75

G

6617 Gerhardtite
Minerals Specimen: Gerhardtite from Caledonia Mine, Greenland, Ontonagon County, Michigan, USA

Caledonia Mine, Greenland, Ontonagon County, Michigan, USA
Cu2(NO3)(OH)3
4.4 x 3.5 x 2 cm
SOLD

6493 Gillespite in Sanbornite Polished Egg
Minerals Specimen: Gillespite in Sanbornite Polished Egg from El Rosario, Ensenada Municipality, Baja California, Mexico

El Rosario, Ensenada Municipality, Baja California, Mexico
BaFe2+Si4O10 in Ba2(Si4O10)
10 x 7.5 x 7.5 cm
$150

H

6019 Goyazite and minor Eosphorite on Iridescent Hydroxylherderite
Minerals Specimen: Goyazite and minor Eosphorite on Iridescent Hydroxylherderite from Telirio claim, Linopolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Telirio claim, Linopolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil
4.7 x 4.4 x 2.8 cm
$100

4924 Hureaulite variety: Palaite
Minerals Specimen: Hureaulite variety: Palaite from Stewart Mine, Tourmaline Queen Mountain, Pala,  San Diego Co., California

Stewart Mine, Tourmaline Queen Mountain, Pala, San Diego Co., California
(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2·4H2O
Ex. John Melhase - pre 1938, Ex. California Academy of Sciences, Ex. Steve Pullman
3.3 x 2.2 x 2.3 cm
$35

3156 Hydroxyapophyllite-(K) on Calcite
Minerals Specimen: Hydroxyapophyllite-(K) on Calcite from Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
5.2 x 2.7 x 2.6 cm
$100

I

6491 Inesite, Apophyllite, Sphalerite, Galena
Minerals Specimen: Inesite, Apophyllite, Sphalerite, Galena from 19th level, Zinc Corporation Mine, Southern operations mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia

19th level, Zinc Corporation Mine, Southern operations mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Ca2(Mn,Fe)7Si10O28(OH)2·5H2O
1960s
11 x 7.5 x 5.9 cm
$200

K

6557 Kenotobermorite (labeled as Tobermorite)
Minerals Specimen: Kenotobermorite (labeled as Tobermorite) from The aggregate is one of the largest crystals available.

The aggregate is one of the largest crystals available.
Type Location
[Ca4Si6O15(OH)2·2H2O]·3H2O
Ex. Wolfgang Henkel
4 x 1.1 x 0.7 cm
$150

6006 Ktenasite, Gypsum
Minerals Specimen: Ktenasite, Gypsum from Glomsrudkollen Zinc Mines,  Amot,  Modum,  Buskerud,  Norway

Glomsrudkollen Zinc Mines, Amot, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6·6H2O
4.7 x 2.9 x 2.3 cm
$50

3910 Kupletskite, Elipidite, Aegirine
Minerals Specimen: Kupletskite, Elipidite, Aegirine from Gjerdingselva, Nordmarka, Lunner, Oppland, Norway

Gjerdingselva, Nordmarka, Lunner, Oppland, Norway
(K,Na)3(Mn,Fe)7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F, (Na,Ca)2ZrSi6O15·3H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman
6.2 x 5.7 x 3.5 cm
$35

L

6152 Latiumite
Minerals Specimen: Latiumite from Cava di Campagnano, Campagnano di Roma, Sacrofano Caldera, Rome Prov., Latium, Italy

Cava di Campagnano, Campagnano di Roma, Sacrofano Caldera, Rome Prov., Latium, Italy
(Ca,K)4(Si,Al)5O11(SO4,CO3
Ex. Steve Pullman, Purchased 1990
3.5 x 3.2 x 2.5 cm
$35

M

6300 Microlite Crystals on Wodginite Crystals
Minerals Specimen: Microlite Crystals on Wodginite Crystals from Itatia Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Itatia Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n on Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
10.1 x 7.4 x 6.5 cm
$750

6187 Magnesioferrite, Pyrochlore group variety: Koppite, Apatite variety: Cerapatite
Minerals Specimen: Magnesioferrite, Pyrochlore group variety: Koppite, Apatite variety: Cerapatite from Orberg Quarry, Schelingen, Kaiserstuhl, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

Orberg Quarry, Schelingen, Kaiserstuhl, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
MgFe3+2O4
Ex. Steve Pullman, M. Leonardi collection
6.1 x 4.8 x 4.3 cm
$35

6169 Melanotekite
Minerals Specimen: Melanotekite from Langban, Varmland, Sweden

Langban, Varmland, Sweden
Pb2Fe3+2(Si2O7)O2
Ex, Wolfgang Henkel
7.3 x 4.2 x 3.5 cm
$75

6057 Mitriadatite
Minerals Specimen: Mitriadatite from Hagendorf South Pegmatite, Hagendorf, Waidhaus, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany

Hagendorf South Pegmatite, Hagendorf, Waidhaus, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
Ca2Fe3+3O2(PO4)3·3H2O
Ex. Wolfgang Henkell
7 x 6.2 x 4.3 cm
$50

5949 Sulfur Crystals Coated with Metastibnite, Gypsum
Minerals Specimen: Sulfur Crystals Coated with Metastibnite, Gypsum from Steamboat Springs District, Washoe Co., Nevada

Steamboat Springs District, Washoe Co., Nevada
Type Location
Sb2S3
Ex. Steve Pullman
7.4 x 7.3 x 4.3 cm
$75

5359 Macdonaldite, Sanbornite, likely Traskite
Minerals Specimen: Macdonaldite, Sanbornite, likely Traskite from Rush Creek, Fresno Co., California

Rush Creek, Fresno Co., California
Type Location
BaCa4Si16O36(OH)2·10H2O, BaSi2O5
Ex. Robert Walstrom, Ex. David Garske, Ex. Steve Pullman
5 x 4 x 3 cm
$25

5299 Meyerhofferite pseuodmorph after Inyoite
Minerals Specimen: Meyerhofferite pseuodmorph after Inyoite from Death Valley, Inyo Co., California

Death Valley, Inyo Co., California
CaB3O3(OH)5·H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman
6.1 x 5.1 x 4.2 cm
$80

5091 Montroydite, Quartz with Unidentified Yellow Species
Minerals Specimen: Montroydite, Quartz with Unidentified Yellow Species from Sonoma Co., California (likely Socrates Mine)

Sonoma Co., California (likely Socrates Mine)
HgO
5.5 x 4.4 x 3.5 cm
$45

4391 Murmanite, Aegirine
Minerals Specimen: Murmanite, Aegirine from Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia

Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia
Type Location
Na2Ti2(Si2O7)O2·2H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman
3.8 x 3 x 4.2 cm
$25

P

6625 Parsettensite variety: Errite
Minerals Specimen: Parsettensite variety: Errite from Parsettens Alp, Tinizong, Oberhalbstein Alps, Albula Valley, Albula Region, Grisons, Switzerland

Parsettens Alp, Tinizong, Oberhalbstein Alps, Albula Valley, Albula Region, Grisons, Switzerland
Type Location
(K,Na,Ca)7.5(Mn,Mg)49 Si72O168(OH)50·nH2O
Ex. John Melhase prior to 1938, Ex. California Academy of Sciences, Ex. Steve Pullman
3.5 x 2.8 x 2.7 cm
$45

6190 Polydymite Included in Twinned Calcite
Minerals Specimen: Polydymite Included in Twinned Calcite from Gray Quarry, Hamilton, Hancock Co., Illinois

Gray Quarry, Hamilton, Hancock Co., Illinois
Ni3S4
10.8 x 9.1 x 9 cm
$75

5947 Petarasite, Aegirine variety: Acminte, Nephiline Syenite
Minerals Specimen: Petarasite, Aegirine variety: Acminte, Nephiline Syenite from Desourdy Quarry (later incorparated into Poudrette Quarry), Mont Saint-Hilaire,  Monteregie, Quebec, Canada

Desourdy Quarry (later incorparated into Poudrette Quarry), Mont Saint-Hilaire, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada
Type Location
Na5Zr2Si6O18(Cl,OH)·2H2O
Ex. Carneige Museum Lorenzo White collection, Ex. Ward's
5.8 x 3.8 x 2.4 cm
$75

5144 Polymignite (Zirconolite)
Minerals Specimen: Polymignite (Zirconolite) from Stalaker Quarry, Stslaker, Tjolling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway

Stalaker Quarry, Stslaker, Tjolling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
(Ca,Fe,Y,Th)(Nb,Ti,Ta,Zr)O4
4.3 x 3.3 x 1.9 cm
$75

5087 Plumbogummite Pseduomorph after Pyromorphite
Minerals Specimen: Plumbogummite Pseduomorph after Pyromorphite from Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo Co., Guilin Pref., Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China

Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo Co., Guilin Pref., Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
UV Fluorescent
PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
6.5 x 4.3 x 3.4 cm
$150

3555 Paravauxite
Minerals Specimen: Paravauxite from Siglo Veinte Mine, Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo Prov., Potosi Dept., Bolivia

Siglo Veinte Mine, Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo Prov., Potosi Dept., Bolivia
Type Location
Fe3+Al2(PO4)2(OH)3·7H2O
Ex. Philadelphia Academy of Sciences #21139, 1929-1930 Vaux Expedition
8.7 x 5 x 4.9 cm
longest XL 1cm
$250

2029 Papagoite included in Quartz with Hematite Crystals
Minerals Specimen: Papagoite included in Quartz with Hematite Crystals from Messina mine, Messina District, Limpopo Province, South Africa

Messina mine, Messina District, Limpopo Province, South Africa
CaCu[H3AlSi2O9]
6.8 x 6.4 x 4.7 cm
$275

Q

2335 Ktenasite, Gypsum
Minerals Specimen: Ktenasite, Gypsum from Glomsrudkollen Zinc Mines,  Amot,  Modum,  Buskerud,  Norway

Glomsrudkollen Zinc Mines, Amot, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6·6H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman
7.1 x 6.8 x 3.3 cm
$75

R

6038 Rhodochrosite, Elpidite, Leifite, Calcite, Albite
Minerals Specimen: Rhodochrosite, Elpidite, Leifite, Calcite, Albite from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada

Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada
Elpidite - Na2ZrSi6O15·3H2O, Leifite - Na7Be2(Si15Al3)O39(F,OH)2
5.1 x 4.4 x 4.4 cm
$150

S

6602 Sartorite variety: Scleroclase, Sphalerite, Pyrite, Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Sartorite variety: Scleroclase, Sphalerite, Pyrite, Quartz from Legenbach Quarry, Binn Valley, Valais, Switzerland

Legenbach Quarry, Binn Valley, Valais, Switzerland
Type Location
>PbAs2S4
Ex. John Melhase prior to 1938, Ex. California Academy of Sciences, Ex. Steve Pullman
4 x 3.8 x 1.8 cm
The two entact Sartorite crystals are approximately 2 mm long.
$75

6570 Scawtite, Plombierite
Minerals Specimen: Scawtite, Plombierite from Crestmore Quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California

Crestmore Quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California
Ca7(Si3O9)2CO3·2H2O , [Ca4Si6O16(OH)2·2H2O]·(Ca·5H2O)
Ex. Wolfgang Henkel
6.4 x 5 x 2.5 cm
SOLD

6358 Stannite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz, Arsenopyrite
Minerals Specimen: Stannite, Chalcopyrite, Quartz, Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine,  Yizhang Co.,  Chenzhou Prefecture,  Hunan Province,  China

Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Cu2FeSnS4
5.7 x 5 x 2.6 cm
$200

6129 Spangolite, Brochantite, Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Spangolite, Brochantite, Quartz from ex-Tex Mine, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico

ex-Tex Mine, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico
Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl·3H2O
5 x 3.9 x 1.8 cm
$30

5972 Shigaite, Caryopilite, Rhodochrosite, Barite
Minerals Specimen: Shigaite, Caryopilite, Rhodochrosite, Barite from N'Chwaning I Mine, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

N'Chwaning I Mine, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Shigaite: Mn6Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2·6H2O , Caryopilite: Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
6.8 x 5.7 x 4.2 cm
The largest Shigaite crystal is 4 mm across.
$200

5059 Suolunite
Minerals Specimen: Suolunite from Al Khawd, Baushar, Muscat Province (Masqat Province), Oman

Al Khawd, Baushar, Muscat Province (Masqat Province), Oman
Ca2Si2O5(OH)2·H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman from trade with Van King, 2/87
6 x 4.9 x 4.9 cm
SOLD

4099 Schuetteite on Brick
Minerals Specimen: Schuetteite on Brick from K. Can Mine, near Adeliada, San Luis Obispo Co., California

K. Can Mine, near Adeliada, San Luis Obispo Co., California
Hg2+3(SO4)O2
Ex. Steve Pullman
6.3 x 4.9 x 3.5 cm
$45

3851 Safflorite, Nickelskutterudite-Skutterudite Series, Nickeline
Minerals Specimen: Safflorite, Nickelskutterudite-Skutterudite Series, Nickeline from Rusty Lake Mine, Leith Twp., Gowganda area, Timiskaming Dist., Ontario, Canada

Rusty Lake Mine, Leith Twp., Gowganda area, Timiskaming Dist., Ontario, Canada
(Co,Ni,Fe)As2, NiAs3-x to CoAs3-x, NiAs
9.6 x 6.4 x 3.2 cm
$125

3799 Shattuckite Included in Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Shattuckite Included in Quartz from Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia

Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia
Cu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
3.2 x 3.1 x 2.8 cm
$45

3398 Sahlinite with Magnesioferrite
Minerals Specimen: Sahlinite with  Magnesioferrite from Langban, Varmland, Sweden

Langban, Varmland, Sweden
Type Location
Pb14(AsO4)2O9Cl4
2.5 x 2.1 x 2.1 cm
$50

T

6577 Thenardite
Minerals Specimen: Thenardite from Deep Springs Lake, Inyo Co., California

Deep Springs Lake, Inyo Co., California
Na2SO4
Ex. John Melhase, 1938 or older, Ex. California Academy of Sciences
12 x 6.3 x 4.5 cm
$100

5253 Twinnite and probable Wakabayashilite
Minerals Specimen: Twinnite and probable Wakabayashilite from Jas Roux, La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France

Jas Roux, La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
Type Location
PbSb2S4
Ex. Al McGuinness, prior to 1989
4 x 3.3 x 1.7 cm
$85

4118 Traskite, Sanbornite, Gillespite, Pyrite, Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Traskite, Sanbornite, Gillespite, Pyrite, Quartz from Esquire No. 7 claim, Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Fresno Co., California

Esquire No. 7 claim, Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Fresno Co., California
Ba21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O, Ba2(Si4O10)
Ex. Steve Pullman
7.1 x 5.2 x 3.9 cm
$50

V

1997 Valentinite on Stibnite
Minerals Specimen: Valentinite on Stibnite from Xikuangshan

Xikuangshan
Sb2O3
8 x 3.1 x 1.1 cm
$40

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6466 Wodginite, Quartz, Albite, minor Muscovite
Minerals Specimen: Wodginite, Quartz, Albite, minor Muscovite from Itatia Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Itatia Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
4.8 x 2.9 x 3.4 cm
$75

5985 Wardite
Minerals Specimen: Wardite from Rapid Creek, Dawson Mining District, Yukon Territory, Canada

Rapid Creek, Dawson Mining District, Yukon Territory, Canada
NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4·2H2O
11 x 5.7 x 3.8 cm
$75

5520 Wardite
Minerals Specimen: Wardite from Rapid Creek, Dawson Mining District, Yukon Territory, Canada

Rapid Creek, Dawson Mining District, Yukon Territory, Canada
NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4·2H2O
4.2 x 4.3 x 2.7 cm
Largest Wardite crystal measures 1 cm across, corner to corner
$100

5319 Wittenchenite, Emplecite, Mixite
Minerals Specimen: Wittenchenite, Emplecite, Mixite from Schmiedestollen dump,  Wittichen,  Schenkenzell,  Black Forest,  Baden-Wurttemberg,  Germany

Schmiedestollen dump, Wittichen, Schenkenzell, Black Forest, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Type Location
Cu3BiS3, CuBiS2 and Cu2+6Bi(AsO4)3(OH)6·3H2O
Ex. Wolfgang Henkel
5 x 3.4 x 2.4 cm
$75

3732 Woodhousite Crystals and Cast
Minerals Specimen: Woodhousite Crystals and Cast from Champion Mine, White Mountain, Laws, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA

Champion Mine, White Mountain, Laws, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
Type Location
CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Ex. Steve Pullman
7.2 x 4.7 x 3.7 cm
$50

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3504 Zinkenite, Stannite, Pyrite
Minerals Specimen: Zinkenite, Stannite, Pyrite from Mina San Jose, Oruro, Bolivia

Mina San Jose, Oruro, Bolivia
Pb9Sb22S42
6.9 x 4.6 x 4.3 cm
$45

2904 Zinkenite, Stannite
Minerals Specimen: Zinkenite, Stannite from Mina San Jose, Oruro, Bolivia

Mina San Jose, Oruro, Bolivia
PB9Sb22S42 Ex. Dave Shannon
7.2 x 5.6 x 5.2 cm
$45

2035 Zirconolite, Fluorapatite, Richterite, Augite, Phlogopite, Perovskite
Minerals Specimen: Zirconolite, Fluorapatite, Richterite, Augite, Phlogopite, Perovskite from Jacupiranga Mine, Cajati, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Jacupiranga Mine, Cajati, Sao Paulo, Brazil
(Ca,Fe,Y,Th)(Nb,Ti,Ta,Zr)O4
6.8 x 4.3 x 2.5 cm
SOLD

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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