Find fine and rare mineral specimens from worldwide locations for sale on this web page. All mineral specimens on display are chosen for their aesthetic beauty and rarity including many old classics.
We regularly travel to Sri Lanka, Burma, India, Vietnam and other countries to source our material. Quality mineral specimens and mineral collections from worldwide localities.
All prices in Australian Dollars.
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For sale is a superb ruby matrix specimen from Afganistan. We obtained this one off piece two years ago direct from an Afghan mineral dealer. It has been in my cabinet since then, but now it is time to offer this richly adorned ruby specimen to the world. The crystal are all intacked, and have good luster. Large matrix specimens of ruby this size are very uncommon
115 x 60 x 85mm
Price: $ P.O.A. Product ID: 1654
For sale is a very good sized ruby crystal from Loc Yen, Vietnam. On our recent visit to Vietnam we found it very difficult to obtain, good ruby crystals, this was one of the few we could fine. The specimen is double terminated, has an excellent luster and is undamaged. This is an excellent examples of ruby crystal form, as well as being highly fluorescent.The color is probably a shade darker than the pics indicate.
LOC YEN, YEN BEI, VIETNAM.
23 x 11.5 x 8mm
Price: $ 175.00 Product ID: 3292
For sale is an extraordinarily good sapphire crystal on matrix from Mogok, Burma. It doesnt matter what anybody tells you, decent shaped and sized sapphire crystal from Burma are rare. Matrix specimens even rarer. To have this size on matrix is unique. We obtained this (after a lot of negotiating, on a recent trip to Burma) by a long shot the best sapphire specimen I have ever seen from Burma, in five visits there. Try and find better! While not gemmy the crystal is somewhat translucent.
MOGOK STONE TRACT, BURMA.
59 x 56 x 35mm
Price: $ 2,400.00 Product ID: 3496
For sale is a water clear scapolite crystal, from Ratnapurra, Sri Lanka. Marialite is the pure end member in the series, this gemmy member of the scapolite family is notable for its transparency and a couple of excellent examples of internal growth tubes,(visible from the base). This has some fluorescence. Colorless scapolite in not that common!
RATNAPURRA, SRI LANKA.
23 x 10 x 9mm
Price: $ 47.00 Product ID: 3839
For sale is a rich specimen of solid skutterudite, from Bou Azzer, Morocco. This has good crystallization and is highly lustrous. I emphasis the great luster, this is a great representative example of what is most often an expensive mineral, to obtain.
BOU AZZER, MOROCCO.
30 X 23 X 9mm
Price: $ 26.00 Product ID: 4334
For sale is a sphalerite on quartz from China. This specimem is very busy with the beautiful gemmy red sphalerites being in perfect condition, the color variation you can see in the pics are internal to the sphalerite. This piece can be looked at for hours, with the many minerals being all in exquisite condition, and very well mixed. Pics show both sides of specimen. Better in person.
50 x 38 x 25mm
Price: $ SOLD Product ID: 3526
For sale is a spinel with rare crystal form from Vietnam. Thou spinel forms in the isometric crystal family, this crystal appears to be of rhombohedral form, interesting. Please note the crystal is actually more pink than the second pic indicates. The color and luster are great, and you will notice an unusual rounded style of termination at the edge of one crystal face, in the second pic. Gemmy!
LOC YEN, YEN BEI, VIETNAM.
14 x 9 x 8mm
Price: $ 125.00 Product ID: 4008
For sale is a mirror bright stibnite crystal from China. The discovery s over the last decade of these fine crystals in China, has meant that now these beauties are available to the world at very reasonable prices. Full crystal no damage, very pretty. Ex Neal Smith collection.
XIKUANGSHAN MINE, LENGSHUIJANG, HUNAN, CHINA.
96 x 17 x 17mm
Price: $ 40.00 Product ID: 3722
On our recent trip to Vietnam, we looked at thousands of tektites, but only purchased , three, including this large well defined club head, that we thought our customers would find interesting. This tektite from the Australasian tektite strewnfield will make a prized addition to any space rock collection. A couple of areas at the bottom of this are transparent greenish/brown.
YEN BEI,NORTHERN VIETNAM.
93 x 22 x 15mm
Price: $ 45.00 Product ID: 2225