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 mimetite from San Antonia mine Mexico. A superb cluster of botryoidal balls of brownish yellow mimetite. The balls are composed of tightly packed crystals of mimetite and are very good quality. The crystals have the highest luster, and the specimen just sparkles with life. Pristine! Classic old location.
SAN ANTONIO MINE, SANTO EULALIA, MEXICO.
37 x 29 x 23mm
Price: $ 24.00 Product ID: 4613
For sale is a mushroom tourmaline, from Burma. This specimen features two, mushroom-like crystals with characteristic botryoidal masses. The color of the tourmaline is a luscious, gemmy raspberry pink, which makes a wonderful contrast against the white matrix. This is a very rare form of tourmaline, found only at this location! Please compare our prices. We obtained this on a recent visit to Burma, they came from a find about fifteen years ago. Even in Burma these are today scarce.
KHAT CHAY MINE, MOMEIK, BURMA.
51 x 42 x 27mm
Price: $ 72.00 Product ID: 4530
For sale is a pargasite on marble from Loc Yen Vietnam. We acquired this gem on our recent visit to the mine in Vietnam. Pargasite is an uncommon member of the amphibole group, an unusually colorful one, at that. Pristine. Vietnamese specimens are being vacuumed up by Chinese dealers and are becoming very difficult to source in any quality.
LOC YEN, YEN BEI, VEITNAM.
28 x 27 x 23mm
Price: $ 72 .00 Product ID: 4559
For sale is an interesting spinel and pargasite, from Vietnam. The first pic shows a gemmy rasberry red spinel crystal 17mm long, and lustrous. When the crystal is viewed from the other side (see second pic) there is a great run of terminated, undamaged spinel crystals. These sit on bladed pargasite crystals, nice! Interestingly, it appears that if the marble/calcite was removed, the fine spinel crystals would left sitting on pargasite crystals!
AN PHU, LOK YEN, VIETNAM.
60 x 43 x 34mm
Price: $ 95.00 Product ID: 4653
For sale is a red spinel crystal on marble from Vietnam. This superb specimen highlights a very sharp, aesthetically placed twinned spinel crystal, 13 mm on a side, perched on the most contrasting matrix you can ask for, of stark white marble/calcite. Very fine twinning example, with great color. The orange mineral is clinohumite. Compare our price!
SUNGATE MINE, AN PHU, LOK YEN, YEN BEI, VIETNAM.
36 x 35 x 24mm
Price: $ 200.00 Product ID: 4652
For sale is an extremely rare Taaffeite from Mogok district Burma. A crystal (water warn) of alluvial pinkish mauve Taaffeite, the other side has been cut and polished, to do a refractive index test to positively confirm identification. This is one of the holy grails of the gemstone and mineral collectors, a rarity almost impossible to find in natural crystals.
OHNGAING VILLAGE, NEAR MOGOK, BURMA.
11.5 x 7 x 4.5mm
Price: $ 320.00 Product ID: 4533
For sale is a topaz, from Mexico. A doubly-terminated lustrous red-brown topaz crystal with contact on the rear where it was attached to rock. The red-brown color is due to hematite and rutile inclusions. Ex Norman and Jocine Robinson collection.
27 x 13 x 7mm
Price: $ 20.00 Product ID: 4639
For sale is a group of green uvite tourmaline from Brazil. This features a truly fine specimen for this species with green lustrous flattened crystals set on in a beautiful three-dimensional cluster. With great luster the crystal and sharp and have perfect definition. These are extremely gemmy and the color is green yellow to emerald green. PRISTINE condition. Exceptionally fine example from the source of the worlds best for species!!Ex Chris Parkinson collection. This is way better than pics indicate!
BRUMADO MINE, BAHAI, BRAZIL.
23 x 23 x 15mm
Price: $ 120.00 Product ID: 4431
For sale is a Veszelyite, from Wenshan mine, China. Until this find last year this was considered an extremely rare mineral, With the finest crystal coming from USA. When this small, new supply filters thru the market, this will again be the case. Actually there are virtually none available, today! This is a veszelyite "carpet" rolling across a light tan matrix.
WENSHAN MINE, YUNNAN PROV, CHINA.
25 x 23 x 15.5mm
Price: $ 95.00 Product ID: 4528