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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

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

5511 Chromian Alumohydrocalcite, Hydromagnesite
Minerals Specimen: Chromian Alumohydrocalcite, Hydromagnesite from East Mount Hamilton area, Mount Hamilton, Diablo Range, Santa Clara Co., California

East Mount Hamilton area, Mount Hamilton, Diablo Range, Santa Clara Co., California
CaAl2(CO3)2(OH)4·3H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman, Ex. California Academy of Sciences
7.7 x 5.9 x 2.4 cm
$45

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

4397 Allanite, Fluorite, Pyrite
Minerals Specimen: Allanite, Fluorite, Pyrite from Madawaska Mine (Faraday Mine), Faraday Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada

Madawaska Mine (Faraday Mine), Faraday Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
Ex. Steve Pullman, Ex. Kristalle, Ex The Bentleys
4.8 x 2.6 x 2.5 cm
$35

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
$45

991 Allophane, Hemimorphite
Minerals Specimen: Allophane, Hemimorphite from Juanita Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA

Juanita Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2·2.5-3H2O
3.5 x 2.6 x 2.1 cm
$15

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
$85

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

1318 Boulangerite on Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Boulangerite on Quartz from Ramsbeck, Meschede, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Ramsbeck, Meschede, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Pb5Sb4S11
3.5 x 3.2 x 3.1 cm
$45

C

6118 Chalcophyllite
Minerals Specimen: Chalcophyllite from Peavine Peak (Peavine Mountain), Peavine District, Washoe Co., Nevada

Peavine Peak (Peavine Mountain), Peavine District, Washoe Co., Nevada
Cu18Al2(SO4)3(AsO4)3(OH)27·33H2O
7.5 x 4 x 3.1 cm
SOLD

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

5183 Clinoptilolite, Quartz Pseudomorph after Anhydrite, Scepter Quartz, Calcite, Celandonite
Minerals Specimen: Clinoptilolite, Quartz Pseudomorph after Anhydrite, Scepter Quartz,  Calcite, Celandonite from Planalto, Alto Uruguai region, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Planalto, Alto Uruguai region, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Ex. Steve Pullman purchased from Luiz Menezes in 1990 at Tucson
6.1 x 3.7 x 2.6 cm
$75

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

4219 Twinned Calcite on Colemanite with Ulexite
Minerals Specimen: Twinned Calcite on Colemanite with Ulexite from Boron, Kramer District, Kern Co., California, USA

Boron, Kramer District, Kern Co., California, USA
Ca[B3O4(OH)3]·H2O
Collected by Steve Pullman
7.5 x 5.3 x 4.7 cm
$75

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

439 Cornetite
Minerals Specimen: Cornetite from Bwana M'Kubwa Mine, Ndola, Copperbelt Province, Zambia

Bwana M'Kubwa Mine, Ndola, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
Cu3(PO4)(OH)
7.5 x 4.5 x 2.5 cm
$45

D

6164 Dundasite on Cerussite
Minerals Specimen: Dundasite on Cerussite from Tynagh Mine, Killimor, County Galway, Ireland

Tynagh Mine, Killimor, County Galway, Ireland
PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4·H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman, Ex. Cureton Minerals
3.3 x 3.1 x 3.2 cm
SOLD

6114 Dresserite, Calcite, Mica
Minerals Specimen: Dresserite, Calcite, Mica 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
6.5 x 5 x 3.5 cm
$50

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

3779 Dufrenite, Ushkovite, Muscovite
Minerals Specimen: Dufrenite, Ushkovite, Muscovite from Galileia, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Galileia, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6·2H2O and MgFe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2·8H2O
7.2 x 3.4 x 1.1 cm
$40

2763 Dawsonite
Minerals Specimen: Dawsonite from Terlano, Adige Valley, Bolzano Province, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy

Terlano, Adige Valley, Bolzano Province, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
NaAlCO3(OH)2
Ex. Steve Pullman
8.7 x 6.5 x 5.5 cm
$50

E

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

6240 Gold,Hessite, Tennantite, Tetrahedrite, Pyrite
Minerals Specimen: Gold,Hessite, Tennantite, Tetrahedrite, Pyrite from Cash Mine, Gold Hill, Boulder Co., Colorado

Cash Mine, Gold Hill, Boulder Co., Colorado
Hessite - Ag2Te
4.4 x 2.8 x 2.3 cm
SOLD

5321 Garnierite (Mix of Nickel Silicates likely containing Pecoraite)
Minerals Specimen: Garnierite  (Mix of Nickel Silicates likely containing Pecoraite) from Riddle Mine  Riddle, Riddle District, Douglas Co., Oregon

Riddle Mine Riddle, Riddle District, Douglas Co., Oregon
Ex. Steve Pullman
14.6 x 8 x 7.4 cm
SOLD

H

6120 Hedyphane, Calcite
Minerals Specimen: Hedyphane, Calcite from Langban, Varmland, Sweden

Langban, Varmland, Sweden
Type Location
UV Fluorescent
Ca2Pb3(AsO4)3Cl
Ex. Wolfgang Henkel
8.3 x 7.5 x 5.4 cm
$70

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

5356 Herbertsmithite
Minerals Specimen: Herbertsmithite from San Francisco Mine, Caracoles, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile

San Francisco Mine, Caracoles, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
Cu3Zn(OH)6Cl2
5.3 x 5.2 x 2.2 cm
SOLD

5085 Holmquistite in Schist
Minerals Specimen: Holmquistite in Schist from Koktokay No. 3 pegmatite Quarry, Altay Mine, Fuyun Co., Aletai Pref., Yili Hasake Auto. Pref., Xinjiang AR, China

Koktokay No. 3 pegmatite Quarry, Altay Mine, Fuyun Co., Aletai Pref., Yili Hasake Auto. Pref., Xinjiang AR, China
Li2(Mg3Al2)Si8O22(OH)2
8.8 x 6.2 x 1.7 cm
$50

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

4110 Hendricksite
Minerals Specimen: Hendricksite from Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey

Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey
Type Location
UV Fluorescent
K(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Ex. Steve Pullman
11.1 x 6.8 x 4.4 cm
$75

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

2133 Heazelewoodite, Serpentine, minor Zaratite
Minerals Specimen: Heazelewoodite, Serpentine, minor Zaratite from Lord Brassey Mine, Heazlewood district, Tasmania, Australia

Lord Brassey Mine, Heazlewood district, Tasmania, Australia
Type Location
Ni 3S2
Ex. David New, Ex. Steve Pullman
6.2 x 3.6 x 2.8 cm
$40

J

4546 Leucite
Minerals Specimen: Leucite from Mario, Rome, Latium, Italy

Mario, Rome, Latium, Italy
K(AlSi2O6)
Ex. A. E. Foote
2.6 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm
$50

K

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

5996 Kleinite, Corderoite, Cinnabar and Others
Minerals Specimen: Kleinite, Corderoite, Cinnabar and Others from McDermitt Mine, Opalite District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA

McDermitt Mine, Opalite District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
Type Location
Kleinite: Hg2N(Cl,SO4)·nH2O, Corderoite: Hg3S2Cl2 - Type Location
Ex. Steve Pullman
11.5 x 9.3 x 3.6 cm
$75

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

6081 Legrandite
Minerals Specimen: Legrandite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Zn2(AsO4)(OH)·H2O
2.8 x 0.8 x 0.3 cm
$200

5309 Larderellite
Minerals Specimen: Larderellite from Larderello, Pomarance, Pisa Province, Tuscany, Italy

Larderello, Pomarance, Pisa Province, Tuscany, Italy
NH4B5O7(OH)2·H2O
Ex. Wolfgang Henkel
7.7 x 5.5 x 3.5 cm
$200

3847 Lazulite, Wardite, Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Lazulite, Wardite, Quartz from Rapid Creek, Dawson Mining District, Yukon Territory, Canada

Rapid Creek, Dawson Mining District, Yukon Territory, Canada
6.4 x 4.6 x 1.9 cm
$90

M

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

6140 Merlinoite
Minerals Specimen: Merlinoite from Cupaello Quarry, Santa Rufina, Rieti, Rieti Province, Latium, Italy

Cupaello Quarry, Santa Rufina, Rieti, Rieti Province, Latium, Italy
(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64·23H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman, Ex. Nature's Treasures
6.2 x 3.9 x 2.3 cm
$50

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

5953 Mansfieldite with Scorodite
Minerals Specimen: Mansfieldite with Scorodite from Hobart Butte, Black Butte District, Lane Co., Oregon

Hobart Butte, Black Butte District, Lane Co., Oregon
AlAsO4·2H2O
Ex. Renaud Vochten, purchased in 1999
6 x 3.3 x 3.2 cm
$75

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

4845 Meyerhofferite
Minerals Specimen: Meyerhofferite from Monte Blanco Mine, Monte Blanco, Black Mts, Amargosa Range, Inyo Co., California

Monte Blanco Mine, Monte Blanco, Black Mts, Amargosa Range, Inyo Co., California
Ca2(H3B3O7)2·4H2O
Ex. John Melhase, 1938 or earlier, Ex. California Academy of Sciences, Ex. Steve Pullman
3.8 x 3.2 x 2 cm
$50

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

N

4711 Neotocite variety: Penwithite
Minerals Specimen: Neotocite variety: Penwithite from Noda-Tamagawa mine, Noda-mura, Kunohe-gun, Iwate Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan

Noda-Tamagawa mine, Noda-mura, Kunohe-gun, Iwate Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3·H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman, purchased from Fraziers, Feb. 1990
5.3 x 1.6 x 1.6 cm
measurement is for the bottle
$30

O

6092 Olmiite, Bultfonteinite
Minerals Specimen: Olmiite, Bultfonteinite 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
CaMnSiO3(OH)2 , Ca2[SiO3(OH)]F·H2O
7.9 x 6.4 x 4.2 cm
$85

2959 Orlymanite on Manganoan Calcite Stalacite
Minerals Specimen: Orlymanite on Manganoan Calcite Stalacite from Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Prov., South Africa

Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Prov., South Africa
Type Location
4.5 x 1.2 x 1.1 cm
$150

P

6221 Pickeringite variety: Kasparite (Cobalt Rich), Pickeringite
Minerals Specimen: Pickeringite variety: Kasparite (Cobalt Rich), Pickeringite from Dubnik, Cervenica, Presov Co., Presov Region, Slovakia

Dubnik, Cervenica, Presov Co., Presov Region, Slovakia
(Mg,Co)Al2(SO4)4·22H2O and MgAl2(SO4)4·22H2O
4.9 x 3.2 x 2.8 cm
$30

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
$200

4064 Pirssonite
Minerals Specimen: Pirssonite from Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California

Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California
Type Location
Na2Ca(CO3)2·2(H2O)
Ex. John Melhase Pre 1938
container measures 5.2 x 3.6 x 3.6 cm Largest Pirssonite crystal is 3 mm across
$70

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

5454 Roselite-Wendwilsonite, Dolomite
Minerals Specimen: Roselite-Wendwilsonite, Dolomite from Bou Azer District, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Prov., Morocco

Bou Azer District, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Prov., Morocco
Type Location
Ca2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H to Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
6.8 x 5.2 x 3.3 cm
$75

S

6131 Sturmanite
Minerals Specimen: 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(Fe3+,Al,Mn3+)2(SO4)2[B(OH)4](OH)12·25H2O
3.8 x 2.4 x 2.7 cm
$75

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

5412 Spangolite, Linarite, Brochantite, Barite, Limonite pseudomorph after Pyrite, Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Spangolite, Linarite, Brochantite, Barite, Limonite pseudomorph after Pyrite, Quartz from Blanchard Mine, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico

Blanchard Mine, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico
Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl·3H2O, Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4·3H2O
Ex. Steve Pullman
7.2 x 5.2 x 3.3 cm
$35

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

4926 Sanbornite, Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Sanbornite, Quartz from Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Fresno Co., California

Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Fresno Co., California
Ba2(Si4O10)
Ex. Steve Pullman
7 x 6.2 x 1.9 cm
$50

4241 Spangolite
Minerals Specimen: Spangolite from Fontana Rossa Mine, Ghisoni, Corte, Haute-Corse, Corsica, France

Fontana Rossa Mine, Ghisoni, Corte, Haute-Corse, Corsica, France
Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl·3H2O, Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4·3H2O
Ex. Wolfgang Henkel
4.7 x 4.4 x 1.7 cm
$35

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

2069 Svanbergite and Hematite
Minerals Specimen: Svanbergite and Hematite from Westana Mine, Nasum, Bromolla, Skane, Sweden

Westana Mine, Nasum, Bromolla, Skane, Sweden
SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Ex. Steve Pullman
6.3 x 4 x 3.2 cm
$45

1933 Serandite
Minerals Specimen: Serandite from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada

Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville RCM, Monteregie, Quebec, Canada
Na(Mn2+,Ca)2[HSi3O9]
Sizes range from 9 x 9 x 5 mm
to 20 x 8 x 5 mm

$25

T

6197 Thenardite, Mirabilite
Minerals Specimen: Thenardite, Mirabilite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo Co., California

Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo Co., California
Na2SO4 and Na2SO4 ·10H2O
Ex. Robert Gannon
8.1 x 6.6 x 4.4 cm
$45

5394 Tychite
Minerals Specimen: Tychite from Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California

Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California
Type Location
Na6Mg2(CO3)4(SO4)
Ex. Steve Pullman, Ex. David Garske
The vial is 4.7 cm long and 0.9 cm in diameter. The largest crystals measure approximately 1 mm.
$75

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

3917 Tourmalinated Rhyolite with Clinoclase
Minerals Specimen: Tourmalinated Rhyolite with Clinoclase from Majuba Hill Mine, Pershing Co., Nevada

Majuba Hill Mine, Pershing Co., Nevada
Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Ex. Steve Pullman
5.5 x 5.7 x 4 cm
$30

V

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

Xikuangshan
Sb2O3
8 x 3.1 x 1.1 cm
$40

W

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
CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Ex. Steve Pullman
7.2 x 4.7 x 3.7 cm
$50

3630 Witherite, Alstonite, Fluorite
Minerals Specimen: Witherite, Alstonite, Fluorite from Hardin Co., Illinois

Hardin Co., Illinois
UV Fluorescent
BaCaCo3 and BaCa(CO3)2
circa 1960
8.4 x 5.2 x 4.8 cm
$75

Z

6227 Zanazziite on Tourmaline on Albite
Minerals Specimen: Zanazziite on Tourmaline on Albite from Ponte do Piaui claim, Piaui valley, Taquaral, Itinga, Jequitinhona Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Ponte do Piaui claim, Piaui valley, Taquaral, Itinga, Jequitinhona Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Ca2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4·6H2O
8.7 x 4 x 3.4 cm
$80

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
$135

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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