AA-Thumbnail gallery update- posted 11/25/17

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AA-Thumbnail gallery update- posted 11/25/17
More than a dozen new thumbnails of high quality being added.

AA-Thumbnail gallery update- posted 11/25/17

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Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb Namibia, Adamite var Cuprian
1 Adamite var Cuprian Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb Namibia
2.4 X 1.3 x 1.2 
A richly filled vug with sharp pyramidal green cuprian adamites. The back has deeper green and slightly larger crystals. Good Tsumeb piece! 
Price: 180.00 USD
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Shengus, Haramosh, Balistan Pakistan, Andradite
2 Andradite Shengus, Haramosh, Balistan Pakistan
3 X 1.9 X 1.7cm 
Two sharp crystals to 1.7cm prominently stacked on a bit of matrix. Original notes say this was purchased in 1989, so from early finds. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Redruth, Cornwall England, Chalcocite
3 Chalcocite Redruth, Cornwall England
2.2 X 1.5 X 1.1cm 
A sharply defined cluster from one of the most famous European localities. Very fine. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb Namibia, Copper and Mimetite
4 Copper and Mimetite Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb Namibia
1.6 X 1.6 X .5cm 
A sculptural thumbnail with native dendritic copper hosting two mimetite crystals. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb Namibia, Copper in Calcite
5 Copper in Calcite Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb Namibia
2.4 X 1.6 X 1.4cm 
As much as we specialize in Tsumeb we rarely come across a calcite included with copper. This specimen is original Willard Perkins stock with the comb bristle mount and typed front label. From the Jim Robison carbonate collection. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Altyn Tyube, Kazakh, Siberia Russia, Dioptase
6 Dioptase Altyn Tyube, Kazakh, Siberia Russia
2.8 X 2.1 X 1cm 
Very fine gemmy crystals to .5cm with intense color on a calcite matrix. Very fine. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb Namibia, Dioptase on Calcite
7 Dioptase on Calcite Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb Namibia
2 X 2 X 1.7cm 
A mound of opaque rhombohedral calcites on which a dozen or so gemmy sparkling dioptase are perched. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Paraiba Brazil, Elbaite var Cuprian
8 Elbaite var Cuprian Paraiba Brazil
1.8 X 1.5 X 1.1cm 
A partial crystal of Paraiba tourmaline showing the developmental color zoning from the pink center to blue to dark green. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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N'chwaning 2 Mine, Near Kuruman South Africa, Hematite
9 Hematite N'chwaning 2 Mine, Near Kuruman South Africa
2.2 X 1.7 X 1.7cm 
A sharp 2cm crystal with mirror bright metallic luster. Gorgeous. 
Price: 140.00 USD
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Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Near Kuruman South Africa, Inesite with Xonotlite
10 Inesite with Xonotlite Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Near Kuruman South Africa
3.1 X 2.3 X 2.1cm 
1.5cm acicular red crystals in a divergent spray with blebs of xonotlite. Purchased by Marty Zinn in 1998. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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N'Chwaning #2 Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Near Kuruman, South Africa, Jacobsite and Calcite
11 Jacobsite and Calcite N'Chwaning #2 Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Near Kuruman, South Africa
3 X 2.6 X 1.4cm 
Shards of breccia coated and cemented together with small jacobsite crystals, which are relatively rare from the manganese fields. Slightly magnetic. 
Price: 160.00 USD
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N'Chwaning #2 Mine, Near Kuruman South Africa, Manganvesuvianite
12 Manganvesuvianite N'Chwaning #2 Mine, Near Kuruman South Africa
2.8 X 2.2 X 1.7cm 
A magnificent specimen comprised of a haphazard conglomeration of deep violet crystals to .4cm. This species is type locality for the manganese fields and were found first at the Wessels and then at the N'chwaning 2 in 2002. Good specimens are relatively rare. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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Novo Horizonte, Bahia Brazil, Quartz with Rutile Inclusions
13 Quartz with Rutile Inclusions Novo Horizonte, Bahia Brazil
3 X 2.4 X 2cm 
A gorgeous bright glassy quartz crystal full of golden acicular rutiles. Classic material of very good quality. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Dzhezkazgan,Dzhezkazgan Oblast Kazakhstan, Sphalerite on Calcite
14 Sphalerite on Calcite Dzhezkazgan,Dzhezkazgan Oblast Kazakhstan
3.2 X 2.5 X 2.1cm 
A superb complete 2cm yellow near gem sphalerite perched on calcites sprinkled with tiny pyrites. This specimen was purchased by Marty Zinn from Dave Bunk in 1996 for $200. I have not seen one this good in the market. A must have for the zinc or sphalerite collector. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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Bou Azzer Morocco, Sphhaerocobaltite
15 Sphhaerocobaltite Bou Azzer Morocco
3.1 X 2.5 X 1.5cm 
A densely covered specimen with richly colored magenta rosettes covering most of the matrix. No XRD so have to go by the label, and nothing indicates to me it is not as advertised. 
Price: 190.00 USD
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Rapid Creek, Dawson MIning District, Yukon Territory Canada, Whiteite
16 Whiteite Rapid Creek, Dawson MIning District, Yukon Territory Canada
2.8 X 2.7 X 1.5cm 
Several choice well defined whiteite (CaFeMg)associated with minor siderite and lazurite. Discovered in the mid 1970's. 
Price: 180.00 USD
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