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Mixed Minerals

Friday, 14 July 2017 05:00 PM

Introducing the "Mixed Minerals" gallery which is part of our New Additions galleries. This gallery contains mineral specimens for sale including altaite, alwilkinsite-(y), andorite, anglesite, arsenolite, and arsiccioite and more from places like Toburn mine, Kirkland Lake Twp, Timiskaming dist., Ontario, Canada, Limes, Val Daone, Trento, Trentino Alto Adige, Italy, Patriot mine, Taylor dist., White Pine Co., Nevada, Glove mine, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, United States, White Caps mine, Nye Co., Nevada, United States, and Monte Arsiccio mine, Stazzema, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy.

Altaite

with Gold - #RW47152
Locality
Toburn mine, Kirkland Lake Twp, Timiskaming dist., Ontario, Canada 
Formula
PbTe 
Availability
Sold
Size
7.5 x 6.5 x 7 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Tagged
tellurium  

A very rich specimen of Altaite, a rare telluride of lead. The silver veinlets are occur throughout the specimen with rich Gold throughout the specimen. 


Altaite

Formula
PbTe 
Crystal System
Isometric 
Crystal Habit
Euhedral Crystals, Massive - Granular 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
tin white, yellowish tin white, bronze yellow 
Streak
black 
Class
Isometric - Hexoctahedral 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
2.5 
Collection
Robert J. Waidler Collection
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Alwilkinsite-(Y) - 46425
Alwilkinsite-(Y) - 46425

Alwilkinsite-(Y)

with Gypsum - #46425
Locality
Limes, Val Daone, Trento, Trentino Alto Adige, Italy 
Formula
Y(UO2)3(SO4)2O(OH)3(H2O)7 ยท 7H2
Availability
Sold
Size
2 x 1.5 x 0.8 cm - Thumbnail 

Canary yellow fibrous group to 2mm. This is the second worldwide locality.


Andorite

#RW47155
Locality
Patriot mine, Taylor dist., White Pine Co., Nevada 
Availability
Sold
Size
6.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 

A nice locality specimen with dull silvery Andorite veins throughout Quartz matrix.


Andorite

Formula
PbAgSb3S6 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Striated, Tabular 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
grayish yellow, dark gray, steel gray 
Streak
black 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3-3.5 
Collection
Robert J. Waidler Collection
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Anglesite

with Galena - #RW47159
Locality
Glove mine, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, United States 
Formula
PbSO4 
Availability
Available
Price
$25.00
Size
7.5 x 5 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 

Representative specimen of mostly Galena with a rind of crude Anglesite crystals.


Anglesite

Formula
PbSO4 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Granular, Stalactitic 
Cleavage
Good, Distinct, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
blue, colorless, green, gray, yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
2.5-3 
Collection
Robert J. Waidler Collection
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Arsenolite

#RW47158
Locality
White Caps mine, Nye Co., Nevada, United States 
Formula
As2O3 
Availability
Sold
Size
7.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Special Info
Poisonous!! 

Tiny 1-2mm colorless to orange octahedral crystals of Arsenolite. This specimen is highly toxic! If you buy it, please handle with care and wash your hands after handling.


Arsenolite

Formula
As2O3 
Crystal System
Isometric 
Crystal Habit
Earthy, Encrustations 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Vitreous - Dull 
Color
blue, white, light yellow, red 
Streak
white 
Class
Isometric - Hexoctahedral 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness
1.5 
Collection
Robert J. Waidler Collection
Special Info
Poisonous!!

Arsiccioite

with Protochabourneite - #46428
Locality
Monte Arsiccio mine, Stazzema, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy 
Formula
AgHg2TlAs2S6 
Availability
Available
Price
$155.00
Size
3.5 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm - Miniature 
Tagged
sulfide , silver  
Special Info
Type Locality 
Special Info
Author's Material 

Red crystal grains in Baryte matrix. Author's material. Arsiccioite is a one locality mineral and extremely rare.


Special Info
Type Locality
Special Info
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