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.
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This attractive crystal is a FLOATER . Single crystals are not common in chrysoberyl. This miniature has an attractive yellow color, good to excellent luster, and it is particularly gemmy. Some of the most classic Chyrsoberyl specimens in the world are those from Espirito Santo in the southeastern end of Brazil. This is old material (prior to 1950s), that cannot be replaced today at this price.
COLATINA, ESPIRITO SANTO, BRAZIL.
9 x 9 x 7mm
Price: $ 135.00 Product ID: 2381
For sale is a cinnabar on dolomite specimen form China. First all crystal are intact, The main crystal show the common twinning form with cinnabar from China. The lush and highly lustrous red crystal sit beautifully amongst the snowy white dolomite. Good cinnabar specimen are actually become rather hard to obtain today, after a period of plenty.
TONGREN, GUIZHUR, CHINA.
62 x 62 x 42mm
Price: $ 66.00 Product ID: 2355
For sale is a fossil clam shell from Rucks Pitt Florida. This is a fossil clam of the species Mercenaria permagna, the replacement agent is calcite. It's early Pleistocene in age, or somewhere around 2 million years. The calcite crystals from this location fluoresce under UV light. This location is closed and now flooded, very well defined specimen such as this are hard to obtain today.
RUCKS PITT, FLORIDA, USA.
88 x 63 x 43mm
Price: $ 60.00 Product ID: 3317
For sale is a wonderful cobalt calcite from Bou Azzer. The crystal have a fine transparency, and excellent luster and form. One crystal at the back is cleaved, apart from that it is in perfect condition. The specimen is highlighted by a single pagoda like crystal of 15mm, (good size for the local), sitting proud, above the rest. There is a single hollow pyrite crystal giving accent to the piece. The hollow nature of the pyrite is most unusual.
BOU AZZER DIST, MOROCCO
53 x 33 x 32mm
Price: $ 120.00 Product ID: 1478
This beautiful piece of cobalt calcite crystals, comes from the famous Mashamba West mine, in Zaire (Congo), the same locale as the amazing baryte and malachite, we have for sale. This piece consists of translucent scalenohedral crystals to about 12mm, with very lustrous striated crystal faces forming a radiating pattern. This piece is highlighted by the most uncommon single double terminated crystal resting prominently at the front of the specimen, uncommon.
MASHAMBA WEST MINE, SHABA, ZAIRE.
76 x 42 x 22mm
Price: $ 205.00 Product ID: 1484
For sale is a lush cobalt calcite from Morocco. The translucent deep pink calcite has a nice bright wet-look lustre. The dozens of striated faces reflects light from dozens of perfect terminations. I have had to cut the highlights out of the pics, because there was just too much reflection from the flashing faces, so sorry its actually much more lively in person. Top specimen, good size, great color.
BOU AZZER, MOROCCO.
75 x 56 x 34mm
Price: $ 245.00 Product ID: 1481
Here we have another Bou Azzer, cobalt calcite for sale. This one is a bit unusual in that it has transparent soft pink crystal tops, with deep pink crystal cores. The specimen consists of many columnar crystals, with excellent form and definition. Sorry this was a bit hard to photograph, its a very nice specimen.
BOU AZZER, MOROCCO.
61 x 36 x 46mm
Price: $ 80.00 Product ID: 1482
I have just updated the pics for this specimen, Im surprised it hasnt gone already. For sale is a large native copper specimen. There are large areas on this piece where the copper has formed against some other mineral crystals, and the copper now forms a cast of these, rather nicely. This piece has excellent luster and brightness, and has little or no tarnish, amazing for a not treated specimen, this is probable because of the high purity of the copper. When we first obtained this specimen, it was labeled as coming from Burra, S. AUST. But we have severe doubts about this, it is much more likely to be Michigan, material. Fine example of a native element. Better than the pics indicate. NOTE. This is not available to overseas purchases, its just too heavy the postage would be ridiculous.
165 x 88 x 68mm
Price: $ 215.00 Product ID: 1162
For sale is a small but striking copper on cuprite from Russia. This is a crystalised copper formation atop the compound cuprite crystals. Complete all around and undamaged, the copper color makes this very vivid specimen. This comes from the famous find of four years ago.
POTERYAGVSKOE MINE, SIBERIA, RUSSIA.
30 x 22 x 12mm
Price: $ 45.00 Product ID: 3201