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Mixed Rare Minerals

Saturday, 07 May 2022 12:00 PM

Introducing the "Mixed Rare Minerals" gallery which is part of our New Additions galleries. This gallery contains mineral specimens for sale including strontianite, telluronevskite, terlinguacreekite, wulfenite and more from places like Oberdorf, Styria, Austria, Poruba pod Vihorlatom, Košice, Slovakia, McDermitt mine, Humboldt Co., Nevada, United States, Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico, and Melissa mine, Trigo Mtns., Yuma Co., Arizona, United States.

Strontianite

#RS58410
Locality
Oberdorf, Styria, Austria 
Formula
SrCO3 
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 3 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Tagged
carbonate  

Choice colorless to white and slightly yellowish Strontianite groups exhibiting pseudohexagonal, subparallel, slightly divergent crystals to over 1cm. All are perfectly terminated.


Strontianite

Formula
SrCO3 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Pseudo Hexagonal, Columnar, Massive - Granular 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, greenish, gray, gray white, yellowish 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5 
Collection
RC Stamberg Collection

Telluronevskite

#BW58068
Locality
Poruba pod Vihorlatom, Košice, Slovakia 
Formula
Bi3TeSe2 
Availability
Sold
Size
6 x 3.5 x 3.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Tagged
sulfide , tellurium  

Steel grey silvery to black grains to 1mm. Telluronevskite is a three -locality mineral.


Telluronevskite

Formula
Bi3TeSe2 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Granular, Lath, Prismatic 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
steel gray 
Streak
black 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Sectile 
Hardness
3.5 
Collection
Bill Wilson Collection

Terlinguacreekite

with Kleinite - #57812
Locality
McDermitt mine, Humboldt Co., Nevada, United States 
Formula
Hg2+3O2Cl2 
Availability
Available
Price
$95.00
Size
2.3 x 2 x 1.8 cm - Thumbnail 
Special Info
XRD Confirmed 
Special Info
EDS Confirmed 

Dull orange Terlinguacreekite with yellow more greasy and lustrous Kleinite. Verified by Igor Pekov.


Terlinguacreekite

Formula
Hg2+3O2Cl2 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Encrustations 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
dark orange, reddish orange 
Streak
yellow 
Class
Orthorhombic 
Fracture
Brittle - Uneven 
Hardness
2-3 
Special Info
XRD Confirmed
Special Info
EDS Confirmed

Wulfenite

#RS58409
Locality
Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico 
Formula
PbMoO4 
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 4 x 1.5 cm - Miniature 

A very, very nice orange, thick-tubular crystals to 1.2cm. These are superb crystals with typical banded core. One crystal on the lower left, sits perfectly flat while the others are on their sides. Worth every penny.


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
RC Stamberg Collection
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Wulfenite

#RS58430
Locality
Melissa mine, Trigo Mtns., Yuma Co., Arizona, United States 
Formula
PbMoO4 
Availability
Sold
Size
5.5 x 5.5 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 

Pseudo-octahedral or dipyramidal crystals from 1 to nearly 2mm. Excellent color with nice luster. 


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
RC Stamberg Collection
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