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Minerals from South and Central America

minerals in alphabetical order by first letter only

This includes all countries from Central and South America excluding Brazil

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


A

4185 Azurite, Malachite
Minerals Specimen: Azurite, Malachite from Old Copper Mines near Aroa, Bolivar, Yaracuy, Venezuala

Old Copper Mines near Aroa, Bolivar, Yaracuy, Venezuala
Ex. Charles M. Noll Collection
4.1 x 3.5 x 2 cm
$250

C

3064 Ceruleilite
Minerals Specimen: Ceruleilite from Emma Luisa Mine, Guanaco, Santa Catalina, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile

Emma Luisa Mine, Guanaco, Santa Catalina, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
Type Location
Cu2Al7(AsO4)4(OH)13·11.5H2O
3.7 x 3.2 x 0.9 cm
$25

2552 Cuprotungstite on Quartz with Green Scheelite
Minerals Specimen: Cuprotungstite on Quartz with Green Scheelite from Carrera Pinto, Cachiyuyo de Llampos, Copiapo, Atacama, Chile

Carrera Pinto, Cachiyuyo de Llampos, Copiapo, Atacama, Chile
Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
3.7 x 2.1 x 2.3 cm
$45

E

4212 Euclase
Minerals Specimen: Euclase from Chivor Mine, Mun. de Chivor, Guavio-Guateque Mining Dist., Boyaca Dept., Colombia

Chivor Mine, Mun. de Chivor, Guavio-Guateque Mining Dist., Boyaca Dept., Colombia
Ex. Hoisington Collection
1.5 x 1.7 x 1.3 cm
3.8 g
$500

3603 Emerald Crystal (Polished?)
Minerals Specimen: Emerald Crystal (Polished?) from Colombia

Colombia
20 x 11 x 7 mm
2.9 g
$150

H

3444 Hubnerite and Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Hubnerite and Quartz from Huayllapon Mine, Pasto Bueno Dist., Pallasca Prov., Ancash Dept., Peru

Huayllapon Mine, Pasto Bueno Dist., Pallasca Prov., Ancash Dept., Peru
9.8 x 6.4 x 4.4 cm
Largest Hubnerite XL is 2.7 x 1.9 x 0.5 cm
$50

L

4556 Lemanskiite
Minerals Specimen: Lemanskiite from Mina Guanaco, Guanaco, Santa Catalina, Antofagasta, Chile

Mina Guanaco, Guanaco, Santa Catalina, Antofagasta, Chile
Type Location
NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl·5H2O
3.9 x 2.2 x 1.1 cm
$35

P

4773 Paravauxite, Wavellite
Minerals Specimen: Paravauxite, Wavellite from Siglo Veinte Mine, Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo Prov., Potosi Dept., Bolivia

Siglo Veinte Mine, Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo Prov., Potosi Dept., Bolivia
Ex. Philadelphia Academy of Sciences #21545, Vaux expedition of 1929-30 (no museum label)
13.8 x 9 x 4.2 cm
$150

4137 Proustite, Calcite
Minerals Specimen: Proustite, Calcite from Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon, Lima, Peru

Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon, Lima, Peru
4.4 x 3.7 x 2.7 cm
$75

4129 Pyrite
Minerals Specimen: Pyrite from Huanzala, Peru

Huanzala, Peru
4.7 x 3.3 x 2.2 cm
$25

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

783 Stacked Pyrite Cubes
Minerals Specimen: Stacked Pyrite Cubes from La Libertad Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

La Libertad Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru
5.1 x 3.4 x 2.5 cm
$30

Q

4905 Two Generations of Quartz, Andradite Garnet, Hedenbergite
Minerals Specimen: Two Generations of Quartz, Andradite Garnet, Hedenbergite from Mina El Mochito, Mochito, Honduras

Mina El Mochito, Mochito, Honduras
7.7 x 7.9 x 3.1 cm
$35

380 Quartz on Andradite Garnet
Minerals Specimen: Quartz on Andradite Garnet from El Mochito Mine, El Mocho, Santa Barbara Department, Honduras

El Mochito Mine, El Mocho, Santa Barbara Department, Honduras
10.7 x 8.1 x 6.6 cm
$125

285 Quartz pseudomorph after Calcite
Minerals Specimen: Quartz pseudomorph after Calcite from El Mochito Mine, El Mocho, Santa Barbara Department, Honduras

El Mochito Mine, El Mocho, Santa Barbara Department, Honduras
8.1 x 5.1 x 4.2 cm
$75

R

5126 Rhodochrosite Stalactite
Minerals Specimen: Rhodochrosite Stalactite from Capillitas Mine, Andalgala, Catamarca, Argentina

Capillitas Mine, Andalgala, Catamarca, Argentina
3.3 x 1.2 x 0.6 cm
$85

4726 Rhodochrosite
Minerals Specimen: Rhodochrosite from Andalgala Department, Catamarca, Argentina

Andalgala Department, Catamarca, Argentina
8.4 x 7.2 x 4.4 cm
$35

4525 Rhodonite
Minerals Specimen: Rhodonite from Pachapaqui, Peru

Pachapaqui, Peru
4.8 x 4 x 1.9 cm
largest crystals are 4 mm across, from corner to corner
$45

4492 Rhodochrisite Slab (unpolished)
Minerals Specimen: Rhodochrisite Slab (unpolished) from Caramarca, Argentina

Caramarca, Argentina
Ex. Don Langham, Pre 1975
5.5 x 5.4 x 0.4 cm
$30

T

497 Tetrahedrite with Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Tetrahedrite with Quartz from Huancavelica Department, Peru

Huancavelica Department, Peru
13.1 x 10.8 x 6.2 cm
$75

V

3076 Vivianite
Minerals Specimen: Vivianite from Oruro, Bolivia

Oruro, Bolivia
Ex. Vivian Randall
6.5 x 6.5 x 5 cm
$50

W

4168 Wavellite on Quartz
Minerals Specimen: Wavellite on Quartz from Siglo Veinte Mine  (Catavi), Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo Prov., Potosi Dept., Bolivia

Siglo Veinte Mine (Catavi), Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo Prov., Potosi Dept., Bolivia
5.6 x 5.1 x 4.5 cm
$75

Z

5174 Zinkenite
Minerals Specimen: Zinkenite from San Jose Mine, Oruro, Bolivia

San Jose Mine, Oruro, Bolivia
Pb9Sb22S42
5.4 x 3.4 x 3.2 cm
$45

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

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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