Micromounts Africa...........Updated 27 September 2021
6126 ACANTHITE pseudomorph after ARGENTITE - Imiter Mine, Ouarzazate, Morocco Dark grey rough crystals of Acanthite completely replacing Argentite, no matrix SOLD OUT .
2295 ARAGONITE - Tounfit, Boumia, Khenifra, Morocco Classic clusters of brownish cyclically twinned Aragonite crystals, no matrix 1.00 1
2295a ARAGONITE - Tounfit, Boumia, Khenifra, Morocco Brownish cyclically twinned interpenetrant twin Aragonite crystals, no matrix 50p 1
6127 AZURITE - Touissit, Jerada, Morocco Aggregates of deep blue Azurite crystals on gossan matrix 1.00 1.50p 3 2
5179 CALCITE - Rossing Mine, Arandis, Erongo, Namibia Clear elongated Calcite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
6128 CARMINITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Aggregates of red acicular Carminite crystals forming the bulk of the specimens, very rich 1.50p 2
6129 CHALCOPHANITE - Skorpion Mine, Rosh Pinah, Oranjemund, Namibia Spheres of small shiny black Chalcophanite crystals on matrix +/- clear spiky Calcite crystals 1.50p 2.00 2.50p 2 3 1
4180 CHALCOTRICHITE - Theta Mine, Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa Bright ruby-red acicular Chalcotrichite crystals on and in cavities in quartz/goethite matrix SOLD OUT .
6130 CORNETITE - L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Dem. Rep. Congo (Zaire) Small deep indigo blue Cornetite crystals scattered on surface of matrix, some with areas of more concentrated crystals 1.00 1.50p 2.00 2 1 1
6131 DIOPTASE - Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene, Namibia Bright green Dioptase crystals on matrix 2.50p 5.00 2 1
2304 DUFTITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Tiny green Duftite crystals on matrix 1.50p 1
6132 FERRONIGERITE (TL) - Three Aloes Mine, Uis, Damaraland, Namibia Orange tabular hexagonal Ferronigerite crystals embedded in matrix 2.00 2.50p 2 2
6133 KARIBIBITE - Oumlil Mine, Agdz Cercle, Zagora, Morocco Spheres of yellow to orange acicular Karibibite crystals with small colourless Scorodite in gossan matrix 1.00 1.50p 2.50p 1 3 4
4195 LONDONITE/RHODIZITE - Ibity, Antsirabe, Madagascar Single pale yellow dodecahedral Londonite/Rhodizite crystals, no matrix 2.00 1
1307 MALACHITE - Desire Mine, Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa Dark green acicular Malachite crystals on matrix 2.00 2
6134 MALACHITE - Katanga, Dem.Rep.Congo,(Zaire) Green acicular Malachite crystals in cavities in Calcite lined Goethite matrix 1.00 2
4196 MALACHITE - Mashamba Mine, Kolwezi District, Katanga, Dem.Rep.Congo,(Zaire) Stalactitic masses of tiny green Malachite crystals with some small darker green spheres, (probably Pseudomalachite), no matrix 1.00 1.50p 2 1
1308 MALACHITE - Vaalhoek Mine, Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa Dark green Malachite crystals on gossan matrix 1.00 2.00 1 2
2315 MALACHITE & CERUSSITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Green acicular Malachite crystals on whitish crystalline Cerussite, no matrix 50p 1
4197 MIMETITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Creamy coloured elongated Mimetite crystals on matrix 1.00 1
495 MOTTRAMITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Stalactitic/dendritic olive-green Mottramite, no matrix 1.00 1.50p 3 2
6135 NADORITE - Nador N'Bails Mine, Djebel Nador, Guelma, Algeria Cavities in Nadorite matrix lined with thin dark brown bladed Nadorite crystals SOLD OUT .
6136 NADORITE & VALENTINITE - Nador N'Bails Mine, Djebel Nador, Guelma, Algeria Cavities in Nadorite matrix lined with thin dark brown bladed Nadorite and sprays of white bladed Valentinite crystals SOLD OUT .
6137 NICKELOAN TALMESSITE - Tazenakht, Ouarzazate, Morocco Pale green Nickeloan Talmessite matrix with cavities lined with small drusy white to pale green Ni-Talmessite crystals 1.00 1.50p 2.00 1 2 1
5180 QUARTZ - AGATE - Sunset Trail, Champagne Castle, Drakensburg, Natal, South Africa Pieces of Agate displaying distinct banding, no matrix 50p 1.00 1 2
2323 SCAPOLITE - Morogoro, Uluguru Mountains, Morogoro Region, Tanzania Pale yellowish Scapolite crystals, no matrix. Possibly suitable for cutting 1.50p 2.00 6 3
6138 SKLODOWSKITE - Shinkolobwe Mine, Shaba, Dem.Rep.Congo (Zaire) Spheres of small yellow acicular Sklodowskite xtls in cavities in Calcite matrix SOLD OUT .
4204 SMITHSONITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Greyish "rice grain" Smithsonite crystals with some Copper, no matrix 1.50p 1
4204a SMITHSONITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Small white spiky Smithsonite crystals in cavities in matrix 1.00 1
6139 TOPAZ - Erongo, Namibia Single colourless chisel shaped Topaz crystals, no matrix 3.00 4.00 2 1
5186 URANOPHANE, HORNBLENDE & FLUORAPATITE - Rossing Mine, Arandis, Erongo, Namibia Pale yellow acicular Uranophane crystals with dark green Hornblende and pale blue hexagonal Fluorapatite crystals in matrix 2.00 2.50p 2 1
6140 VALENTINITE - Nador N'Bails Mine, Djebel Nador, Guelma, Algeria White to grey Valentinite crystals in cavities in Nadorite matrix +/- Nadorite crystals 1.50p 2.00 2 1
2333 VANADINITE - Mibladen, Ouarzazate, Morocco Orange tabular hexagonal Vanadinite crystals on matrix 1.00 1
4208 WILLEMITE - Berg Aukas, Grootfontein, Namibia Small glassy colourless Willemite crystals in cavities in matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 1
2904 WILLEMITE & CALCITE - Berg Aukas, Grootfontein, Namibia small colourless hexagonal Willemite crystals with white rhombic Calcite crystals on matrix +/- Descloizite 1.00 1
6141 ZINCGARTRELLITE & CARMINITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Minute yellow Zincgartrellite crystals with small deep red acicular Carminite crystals in cavities in matrix 1.00 2.00 1 1