Fantastic large single crystal of Wulfenite from the prolific Tsumeb mine. Its amazing that this one location has produced such a diverse color palette for wulfenite. From colorless to yellow, orange,red,amber to blue .
This crystal has some sulfides included in the face and were well on there way being enveloped .
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Large cabinet specimen of Mimetite from the famous Tsumeb mine. The color ranges from bright yellow to tan.
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Wow! The color on this specimen just pops!
Electric blue Azurite is host to equally bright green Malachite.
Surely this will be one of the brightest specimens in your cabinet!
Bubbly botryoidal yellow smithsonite on matrix. The
chatoyancy of this specimen is fantastic!
Please feel free to check the web for a finer specimen of Arkansas Smithsonite.
I assure you will not find one.
Monte Cristo Mine
Rush, Marion Co.,
Several Goethite stalactites are home to thousands of water clear
crystals of hemimorphite. Very showy specimen!
Ojuela Mine, Mapimi
Mun. De. Mapimi
Black stalagtic growths of Goethite are host to dozens of orange crystals of Vanadenite. These specimens are rare.
Taoz, Er Rachidia province, Morocco
Absolutely spectacular snow white specimen of reticulated Cerussite forming a nice size snow flake specimen. Specimens of reticulated Cerussite from tsumeb are not rare. But fine specimens that exhibit a flat reticulation are.
There is also a bit of matrix as you can see. This specimen was used in Trinity minerals advertesments in rocks and minerals Magazine for 3 issues. Comes with Prosper Williams Label.
Tsumeb Mine,Tsumeb, Namibia
Thick blocky crystals of orange Wulfenite are on both sides of this specimen. One side exhibits the reddich matrix that is more common on these the other side has the white matrix thats more desired on these. xl's to 2.2 cm
Ahumada Mine, Sierra de Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico
Thin beveled crystals of orange yellow Wulfenite on a small amount of matrix.
79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Rosettes of Malachite after Azurite on a very dark Matrix with globular Malachite. Wonderfully aesthetic specimen.
Seabra, Bahia, Brazil
Bright orange spheres of Mimetite on matrix. These are few and far between, so when we see one we grab it up.
The color is almost electric.
San Francisco Mine, Cerro Prieto, Cucurpe, Mun. de Cucurpe, Sonora, Mexico
2.5 x 1.8 cm
These are becoming very hard to find in free standing sprays such as this. most of the specimens you see are a jumble of coated crystals.
Beautiful small cabinet specimen of orange Quartz from a long ago find. In good shape as you can see.
2nd Sovietskiy Mine, Dal' ngorski, Primary Kray, Russia
Transparent intergrown orange crystals of Wulfenite with attached and equally bright Mimetite. Repaired 1x.
San Francisco Mine (Cerro Prieto Mine), Cerro Prieto, Cucurpe, Mun. de Cucurpe, Sonora, Mexico
Neat specimen of two fat tabular crystals of Azurite on a matrix of Malachite.
The crystals sit perfectly on the matrix. Showy specimen.
Liu fengshan, Anhui Province,