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Rare Mineral Specimens List #8

Rare mineral specimens for sale list #8

The following was sent out to our customers by email on Friday, March 22, 2013. It was hit hard and by the end of the day nearly all have sold. The list is is sent to our mineral species collectors only. To be placed on this list just email us and we'll place you on the list of recipients. It's as easy as that! But - you have to be fast to decide and place your order.  We are sincerely sorry if you miss out on a specimen you had on your wish list.

Hi Folks,

Below is our exclusive Rare Mineral Species EMAIL list number 8. These specimens are on a first come first serve basis.

Please email us at dakotamatrix@gmail.com with your picks as soon as possible.

Please understand that these usually sell quickly and your picks, depending on your return time, may already be sold.  You are in an exclusive group and you have 24 hours to choose your minerals. After the 24 hour review period, we will post these specimens on the website, which will increase the audience.  The specimens are small. They are typically 1cm or less, are micromounts, or grains in a capsule. They are one-of-a-kind specimens and are either type locality or are very rare worldwide.  We have no duplicates. Photos are not available.

Once you place your order by email you will receive an invoice generated through our website.

Please inquire about availablity. A specimen may be marked as "Available", but may have been sold, since updating this page is done manually.

After they are posted to the website you can study the list further and pick a few more. Just click on our link for this listing on the left margin of the Dakota Matrix website http://www.dakotamatrix.com/ .



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Rare mineral specimens list #8:

1. Alamosite with Queitite SOLD
Tombstone, Cochise Co., Arizona, United States
A single gain to 6mm. Collector’s Stope label.

2. Borcarite AVAILABLE
Type Locality
Nalednoya, Yakutia, Siberia, Russia
Light bluish green areas in white matrix. Russian & Cureton label. Three localities worldwide.

3. Fahleite SOLD
Type and Only Locality
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Faint yellow crystals in gypsum cleave 3mm. Capsule. Cureton label.

4. Gerdtremmelite SOLD
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Type and Only Locality
Co-Type specimen, Ex Gebhard specimen
2nd Oxidation zone, Several black grains to 3-5mm, at least one has some yellow crystals.

5. Julienite SOLD
Shamitumba, Shinkolobwe, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Type & Only Locality
Three blue crystals about 0.75mm each in capsule. Cureton label.

6. Honguiite - Discredited SOLD
Tao District, Hongqi, Chengde pref., Hebei prov., China
“The original material was proven to be a TiC rather than an oxide” – per Mindat
Several specks in capsule. Excalibur label.

7. Lindstromite SOLD
Mineral Range, Beaver Co., Utah, United States
2cm specimen of quartz with black veinlets. Cureton label.

8. Lopezite SOLD
Huara, Iquique prov., Tarapacá Region, Chile
Type Locality
Vial with several tiny grains, some are red. Excalibur label.

9. Lukrahnite SOLD
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Type Locality
A 2mm green grain. Ex. George Gebhard.

10. Makarochknite SOLD
Ilmen-Gebirge, Ilmen Mts, Chelyabinsk Oblast', Urals, Russia
Type and Only Locality
3mm grain in capsule with black xls.

11. Mooihoekite SOLD
Stillwater mine, Stillwater Co., Montana, United States
1.8cm specimen with dark xl grains.

12. Mukhinite SOLD
Lewiston, Fergus Co., Montana, United States
A 1.5cm specimen with submicroscopic inclusions. Sawed. Globo De Plomo label.

13. Neighborite SOLD
Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville Co., Québec, Canada
1.5cm specimen with a 1mm crude brown xl. Monteregian label.

14. Nukundamite SOLD
Vallenar, Region III, Chile
A 1.5cm specimen with very minute xl grains. Cureton label.

15. Odinite SOLD
Neo-Caledonian Lagoon, New Caledonia
Author’s Study Material. Note on label says “pure”. Cureton label.
Capsule with tiny grains.

16. Plumbotellurite with Altaite SOLD
Zhana-Tyube Au deposit, Akmola prov., Kazakhstan
Type Locality
4mm sulfide chip with visible xls.

17. Priderite AVAILABLE
Walgidee Hills, Noonkanbah, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
Capsule with several tiny black grains.

18. Schaurteite SOLD
Type and Only Locality
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
3-4mm white bundles of acicular xls.

19. Stottite (zincian) SOLD
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Type and Only Locality
Part of Type. Old tag from Prof. Tennyson 1988, assistant to Prof. Hugo Strunz
Tiny tannish orange 0.75mm xl fragment mounted on putty. From G. Gebhard collection.

20. Tertschite SOLD
Kurtpınarı mine, Balikesir prov., Marmara, Turkey
Type Locality
A few 1-2mm white fibrous bunches in capsule

21. Tuhualite SOLD
Opo Bay, Mayor Island, New Zealand
Type Locality
Tiny less than 0.75mm dark grains in matrix in 3mm chip.

22. Vanadomalayaite SOLD
Gambatesa mine, Reppia, Graveglia, Valley, Genova Prov., Liguria, Italy
Type Locality
Several multi colored grains in vial – doubtful material but I did not look at these grains real close. There are even some green grains in the vial.
take your chance.

23. Yingjiangite SOLD
Kladska, Bohemia, Czech Republic
A few grains in capsule. Excalibur label.

24. Watanabeite SOLD
Teine mine, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
Type Locality
5mm grain in capsule. Cureton label with note “Author’s Study Material”

thank you!

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