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Mixed Minerals

Sunday, 11 July 2021 06:00 PM

Introducing the "Mixed Minerals" gallery which is part of our New Additions galleries. This gallery contains mineral specimens for sale including tyuyamunite, witherite, wulfenite, and zunyite and more from places like Monument #2 mine, Apache Co., Arizona, United States, Northumberland, England, Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico, Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico, and Zuni mine, Red Mountain dist., San Juan Co., Colorado, United States.

Tyuyamunite

#AH56058
Locality
Monument #2 mine, Apache Co., Arizona, United States 
Formula
Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2·5-8H2
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 3 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Tagged
vanadium  
Special Info
Radioactive!! 

Tiny yellow micro crystal groups across face.


Tyuyamunite

Formula
Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2·5-8H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Earthy, Scaly, Platy 
Cleavage
Perfect, Distinct, Distinct 
Luster
Adamantine - Pearly 
Color
greenish yellow, yellow 
Streak
light yellow 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
1.5-2 
Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
Special Info
Radioactive!!

Witherite

#WR56077
Locality
Northumberland, England 
Formula
BaCO3 
Availability
Sold
Size
8.5 x 5 x 6 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Tagged
carbonate  
Special Info
Fluorescent 

Murky white to colorless, typical crysrtals of Witherite to 5mm in a 4cm pocket.


Witherite

Formula
BaCO3 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Pseudo Hexagonal, Columnar, Reniform 
Cleavage
Distinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, milky white, grayish white, pale yellowish white, pale brownish white 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Sub Conchoidal 
Hardness
3-3.5 
Collection
Willard L. Roberts Collection
Special Info
Fluorescent
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Wulfenite

#AH55978
Locality
Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico 
Formula
PbMoO4 
Availability
Sold
Size
10 x 7 x 5.5 cm - Cabinet 

A fair specimen with caramel orange thick tabular crystals from 1 to 5mm.


Wulfenite

Formula
PbMoO4 
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Pyramidal 
Cleavage
Imperfect, None, None 
Luster
Resinous - Greasy 
Color
orange yellow, waxy yellow, yellowish gray, olive green, brown 
Streak
yellowish white 
Class
Tetragonal - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
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Wulfenite

on Mimetite - #AH55979
Locality
Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico 
Formula
PbMoO4 
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 5.5 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 

Green Mimetite with 1-2mm very lustrous Wulfenite.


Wulfenite

Formula
PbMoO4 
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Pyramidal 
Cleavage
Imperfect, None, None 
Luster
Resinous - Greasy 
Color
orange yellow, waxy yellow, yellowish gray, olive green, brown 
Streak
yellowish white 
Class
Tetragonal - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
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Zunyite

#AH56063
Locality
Zuni mine, Red Mountain dist., San Juan Co., Colorado, United States 
Formula
Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl 
Availability
Sold
Size
7.5 x 5.5 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Special Info
Type Locality 

A 2.5cm vug filled with 1 to 2mm glassy Zunyite crystals.


Zunyite

Formula
Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl 
Crystal System
Isometric 
Crystal Habit
Crystalline - Fine 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, gray white, pink, reddish white 
Streak
white 
Class
Isometric - Hextetrahedral 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
Special Info
Type Locality
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