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Autunite -Fine crystals from type locale
stock #9.1-039
Les Odoux, near Autun
, France
8.5 x 5.1 CM (cabinet)
price: $1100


A bright, attractive and well crystallized French example from the area that gave Autunite its name. Distinctly different from the well known Spakane Washington Autunites, these are much more rare. Fine lemon-yellow to green crystals and sprays cover much of the flat matrix with individuals reaching over 8MM. Brilliant FL of course. This matrix is exceptionally fragile so we will need to make special shipping or delivery arrangements for this piece. Ex collection of Ernie Schlicter.
Cassiterite (twinned) on Arseopyrite
stock #7-BOLI-131
Viloca Mine (Araca Mine)
Loayza Province, La Paz department, Bolivia
10.8 X 7.4 CM (cabinet)
price: $1750


A very fine, esthetic and pristine example with very well formed twinned prismatic crystal. These are well positioned and free standing with excellent luster. Individual prism reach 2CM and the matrix is well crystallized arsenopyrite for a nice contrast. Nearly all Viloco Cassiterite comes out damaged, this large piece is a rarity as there is only very minor chipping at a a few edges that are not obvious, it is virtually pristine. Displays well from many angles.
Tourmaline (elbaite) with Albite. Unusual Bi-color
stock #8DK-165
Darra-I Pech Pegmatite Field
Nangarhar Province, Afganistan
7 x 4 x 2.4 CM (cabinet)
price: $500


Unusual light violet termination on a deep green prism that sits on a shard of matrix. A few scattered crystals of clevelandite are on the tourmaline as well. The crystal is 7 CM long and the termination is complete with minor contacting, mostly on the back side.Displays well and a very good value for an unusual color combination.
27 specimens found
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