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Merry Christmas!!

Monday, 25 December 2023 02:00 PM

Introducing the "Merry Christmas!!" gallery which is part of our New Additions galleries. This gallery contains mineral specimens for sale including calcite, pyromorphite, silver, and smithsonite and more from places like Sweetwater mine, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds Co., Missouri, United States, Rosenberg mine, Braubach, Loreley, Rhein, Germany, Keeley-Frontier mine, Cobalt dist., Ontario, Canada, and Silver Hill mine, Pima Co., Arizona, United States.

Calcite

#BAC63075
Locality
Sweetwater mine, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds Co., Missouri, United States 
Formula
CaCO3 
Availability
Available
Price
$40.00
Size
7 x 3.5 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Tagged
carbonate  

Excellent scalenohedral single crystal with good honey yellow color and luster. No damage.


Calcite

Formula
CaCO3 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Crystalline - Coarse, Stalactitic, Massive 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, white, pink, yellow, brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
Collection
William & Anne Cook Collection
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Pyromorphite

#63074
Locality
Rosenberg mine, Braubach, Loreley, Rhein, Germany 
Formula
Pb5(PO4)3Cl 
Availability
Available
Price
$275.00
Size
6.5 x 6 x 2.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Tagged
phosphate  

Brownish tan barrel-shaped crystals to 6mm. Excellent display piece.


Pyromorphite

Formula
Pb5(PO4)3Cl 
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Crystals short to long prismatic, acicular, often hoppered terminations, rarely tabular to equant; radiating to branching groups, tapering to a point. Commonly rounded, globular, reniform, botryoidal. 
Cleavage
On {1011}, interrupted 
Luster
Resinous to subadamantine 
Color
Dark grass-green, green, yellow, yellow-orange, reddish orange, yellow-brown, brown, tan, grayish, may be colorless 
Streak
White 
Geological Setting
A secondary mineral in the oxidized zone of lead deposits 
Class
Hexagonal, 6/m - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Uneven to subconchoidal 
Hardness
3.5–4 

Silver

#WR62993
Locality
Keeley-Frontier mine, Cobalt dist., Ontario, Canada 
Formula
Ag 
Availability
Available
Price
$95.00
Size
12.5 x 5 x 1 cm - Cabinet 
Tagged
native element  

Slab with pervasive arborescent Silver veining.


Silver

Formula
Ag 
Crystal System
Isometric 
Crystal Habit
Arborescent, Dendritic, Massive 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
silver white, gray white, gray 
Streak
silver white 
Class
Isometric - Hexoctahedral 
Fracture
Hackly 
Hardness
2.5-3 
Collection
Willard L. Roberts Collection
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Smithsonite

with Aurichalcite - #AH62974
Locality
Silver Hill mine, Pima Co., Arizona, United States 
Formula
ZnCO3 
Availability
Available
Price
$40.00
Size
5.5 x 3 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Tagged
carbonate  

Aqua-colored Aurichalcite with Smithsonite.


Smithsonite

Formula
ZnCO3 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Botryoidal, Reniform, Earthy 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
grayish white, dark gray, green, blue, yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
4.5 
Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection

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