AA-Summer 2017 Update 07/26/17

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AA-Summer 2017 Update 07/26/17
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AA-Summer 2017 Update 07/26/17

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Jalgoan District, Maharashta India, Apophyllite on Chalcedony
1 Apophyllite on Chalcedony Jalgoan District, Maharashta India
10.3 X 6.2 X 2cm 
An extremely aesthetic piece with glassy doubly terminated apophyllites to 3.5cm perched on an arboriferous chalcedony matrix. Better in person. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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Kerrouchen, Midelt Province, Meknes-Tallaflat Morocco, Azurite
2 Azurite Kerrouchen, Midelt Province, Meknes-Tallaflat Morocco
9.3 X 5.5 X 4.7cm 
A cluster of perfect electric blue bladed azurites to 2.6cm with no damage set in a vug. Wonderful display aesthetics. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Erongo Mountains, Omaruru District Namibia, Beryl var Aquamarine
3 Beryl var Aquamarine Erongo Mountains, Omaruru District Namibia
3.3 X 1.8 X 1.5cm 
A gemmy nicely saturated terminated crystal with small sidecar. VERY good value. 
Price: 140.00 USD
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Santa Eulalia Chihuahua Mexico, Calcite on Mimetite Stalagtites
4 Calcite on Mimetite Stalagtites Santa Eulalia Chihuahua Mexico
7.3 X 6.2 X 3.8cm 
I have not seen one of these in the market in the past 10 years. Found sometime in the 1980's these spatially aesthetic specimens were quickly absorbed into collections. Flattened rhombohedrons of calcite smother mammillary bright mimetite stalagtites. Minor tipping but overall in great shape. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Mindouli Pool Department, Brazzaville DRC, Dioptase
5 Dioptase Mindouli Pool Department, Brazzaville DRC
6 X 5 X 4cm 
A vuggy hard rock matrix with a central vug rich with deep green dioptase to 1.6cm. Sawn on one side. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County Illinois, Fluorite
6 Fluorite Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County Illinois
7.4 X 5.1 X 2.7cm 
A complete floater cluster phasing from blue to purple. A few doubly terminated calcites accent. Phantoming close to the terminal edges. Great condition. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Minerva #1 Mine, Cave in Rock District, Hardin County Illinois, Fluorite
7 Fluorite Minerva #1 Mine, Cave in Rock District, Hardin County Illinois
5.2 x 3.8 X 3.2cm 
A 2.6cm modified cubic main crystal with one complete sister and one partial. Some very interesting edge features that have a serrated appearance but are natural. The color starts off light blue and grades to lavender with several deeply recessed purple phantoms. Neat piece. One prominent corner has an internal cleave but it is complete. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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Shangbao Mine, Hunan Province China, Fluorite and Calcite with Dolomite, Pyrite and Quartz
8 Fluorite and Calcite with Dolomite, Pyrite and Quartz Shangbao Mine, Hunan Province China
7 X 5.8 X 3.9cm 
Shangbao combination specimens were quite popular when they came out a decade ago, and you rarely see decent ones in the market today. This survivor has everything going for it. A central 1.8cm fluorite with dolomites and quartz and even the classic yellow calcite, right on top and below the fluorite. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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Blanchard Mine, Bingham, Socorro County New Mexico, Fluorite on Quartz
9 Fluorite on Quartz Blanchard Mine, Bingham, Socorro County New Mexico
8 X 7 X 4.5cm 
Wonderful blue crystals with lavender overtones to 1.2cm set on a bed of opaque quartz. Contrast is beautiful. A few minor flea bites. The color is not as deep as the two central photos. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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First Sovietskiy Mine, Dal'Negorsk Russia, Galena and Pyrite
10 Galena and Pyrite First Sovietskiy Mine, Dal'Negorsk Russia
10.5 X 9.2 X 5.2cm 
A massive pyrite matrix hosting several forms of galena including many spinel twins up to 2.2cm. Wonderfully dramatic. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Kruschev Dol Mine, Rhodope Mountains Bulgaria, Galena and Pyrite on Manganocalcite
11 Galena and Pyrite on Manganocalcite Kruschev Dol Mine, Rhodope Mountains Bulgaria
10.5 X 9.4 X 3.6cm long wave-orange 
Super bright mirror faced galenas on mammillary light pink manganocalcite with a coating of pyrites across the top. Nice isolation of the galenas. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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(th Septiembre Mine, Madan Bulgaria, Galena, Quartz and Sphalerite
12 Galena, Quartz and Sphalerite (th Septiembre Mine, Madan Bulgaria
9.8 X 6.3 X 5.5cm 
I can't decide which side to display on this one. One side is a chaos of quartz, galena and sphalerite while the other reveals the greenish micro quartz matrix with suoer bright sphalerites with a touch of chalcopyrite. You decide! 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Erongo Mountains, Omaruru District Namibia, Goshenite on Schorl
13 Goshenite on Schorl Erongo Mountains, Omaruru District Namibia
9.2 X 6.5 X 5cm 
Highly lusterous schorls with barrel shaped clear beryls (goshenite) scattered about. Very sculptural piece. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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Ezhou Prefecture, Hubei Province China, Hubeite with Apophyllite and Calcite on Quartz
14 Hubeite with Apophyllite and Calcite on Quartz Ezhou Prefecture, Hubei Province China
5.2 X 3.6 X 3cm 
A floater crystal of quartz with an adjoining sidecar crystal host dozens of rice grain sized isolated hubeites along with scattered radial clusters of root beer brown crystals. Some clear apophyllites near the top along with a few calcites. Old Rocksmiths label. Ex Sam Koster collection. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Bou Bekker Morocco, Malachite and Azurite
15 Malachite and Azurite Bou Bekker Morocco
8.3 X 5.6 X 2.8cm 
An unusual piece in that the azurite appears to have formed in a seam such that the prominent faces are flattened and not as lusterous as the rest of the crystals in the seam. The malachite really sets this piece off nicely. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Raura District Peru, Manganocalcite
16 Manganocalcite Raura District Peru
bright orange under LW 
Flattened rhombohedra to 1.6cm with some sulfide dusting. The back exhibits an area that was clearly growth inhibited and that area is less pink. Good Peruvian specimen! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Navajun, La Rioja Spain, Pyrite
17 Pyrite Navajun, La Rioja Spain
11 X 7.6 X 6.5cm 
A really nicely balanced example with a central cubic crystal that is 2cm. These are mirror bright, as illustrated by my smiling face in one photo. As is the case on almost all of these, the prominent crystals are glued back into place after blasting. Several imbedded crystals as well. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Plumbago Mountain, Newry Maine, Quartz var Rose
18 Quartz var Rose Plumbago Mountain, Newry Maine
5.3 X 4 X 1.4cm 
A sub-parallel cluster of bright gemmy crystals to 3cm with a warm pink color. This is a Newry specimen, not Brazil! Ex Sam Koster, and his notes say he purchased it from Perhams in Paris Maine 
Price: 300.00 USD
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Nasik District Maharashta India, Scolecite, Apophyllite and Stilbite
19 Scolecite, Apophyllite and Stilbite Nasik District Maharashta India
15.3 X 10.3 X 4.4cm 
A startlingly impressive combination piece with bright, flashy 6-7cm sprays of scolecites over 3cm cubes of green apophyllite and a couple stilbites for accent. Wonderful zeolite combo! 
Price: 280.00 USD
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Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan Province China, Siderite on Quartz
20 Siderite on Quartz Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan Province China
7.5 X 3.5 X 3.2cm 
A stunning central quartz cradeled by flattened siderite rhombohedra to 2.2cm. Older Chinese material. VERY aesthetic. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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